Tagged: Funding

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NDIS: An Overview

I’ve wanted to write this post for some time now. Actually, this is going to be the first in a series of posts about the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) as there are so many aspects...

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I Support the NDIS – Do You?

Did you know that it can take up to 2 years to access a government funded wheelchair? Did you know that it took 12 months before the relevant agency organised for an accessible door...

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Changing Tack

I am still vehemently opposed to the Every Student Every School policy and to the savage cuts made to education funding by the NSW Liberal O’Farrell Government. You can read more about my views...

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Fighting the Good Fight

I’m truly shocked at the current state of education funding in this country. While on the one hand the federal government has been advised to increase education funding in the Gonski report, on the...

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Thank Goodness for Free Speech

It’s times like these that I’m glad to live in a democracy and have the freedom to speak out against the government without fear of reprisal. I often forget how lucky we are to...

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Every Student Every School

Have you heard of Every Student Every School? No? Neither had I until yesterday. But this is a far-reaching initiative that will impact everyone – students with special needs, teachers, aides, other students and...