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  • Universal access? I think not!

    The expansion of early childhood education in Australia to allow access to a structured and play based early learning program to all children in the year before they enter school is meant to be a universal access policy.

    04 Mar 2017
  • Free PD for casual members

    The IEU has an exclusive offer of free online professional development (PD) with TLN for all early childhood members, including casuals.

    04 Mar 2017
  • Childcare for farmers

    What will it take to get childcare for rural and remote areas on the government’s agenda?

    04 Mar 2017
  • Exclusive member benefit

    Free professional development for IEU early childhood members will allow you to stay on top of current issues in early years education, both with your professional learning and with maintaining your teacher accreditation.

    04 Mar 2017
  • The IEU endorses a 'Yes' vote for the Sydney archdiocese principals' enterprise agreement

    On March 3, NSW/ACT IEU Branch Secretary John Quessy wrote a letter to all principals detailing how the Union had reached agreement on the PRINCIPALS (ARCHDIOCESE OF SYDNEY) ENTERPRISE AGREEMENT 2017-2019 EA.

    04 Mar 2017
  • Dioceses in denial: industrial action possible

    Members will recall the current enterprise agreement (EA) for teachers and support staff in NSW and ACT Catholic systemic schools expired at the end of 2016.

    01 Mar 2017
  • Who loses when Sunday and public holiday pay rates are cut? We all do!

    24 Feb 2017
  • Free PD for members

    IEU is pleased to announce that the Union has partnered with the Teacher Learning Network (TLN) to provide access to Professional Development (PD).

    07 Feb 2017
  • Brand new minister

    NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian has named Sarah Mitchell as her new early childhood minister in NSW.

    07 Feb 2017
  • What gives a head start?

    An $8 billion US program, Head Start, supports low income families and has shown good quality preschool attendance has significant benefits for individuals (and society) into adult life.

    07 Feb 2017