Skip navigation

Education Training and Skills

Speech: Teachers Registration & Standards Bill Support

June 18, 2020

The Hon. T.A. FRANKS (16:31): I rise on behalf of the Greens to indicate our general support for the Teachers Registration and Standards (Miscellaneous) Amendment Bill 2020. This bill modifies the size and the composition of the Teachers Registration Board. It expands its functions...

Read More

Question: Springbank Secondary College - Closure Review Process

June 04, 2020

The Hon. T.A. FRANKS (14:43): I seek leave to make a brief explanation before addressing a question to the minister representing the Minister for Education on the topic of ministerial powers to close or amalgamate any school, but specifically the Springbank Secondary College. Leave...

Read More

Upper House slams Government attack on Springbank School

May 01, 2020

A motion calling on the Government to abandon its review of Springbank Secondary College has passed the Upper House, following a similar motion that was passed unanimously by Mitcham Council last month. A review is required under the Education Act to close or merge...

Read More