Press conference at Education Council, Adelaide

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Press conference at Education Council, Adelaide Topics: Education Council meeting; Future schools funding arrangements; NAPLAN online rollout 23 September 2016 01:45pm AEST Simon Birmingham: Well I committed to state and territory ministers prior to today’s Education Council meeting that I would come along today and outline to them how it is the Turnbull…

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Doorstop interview at Education Council, Adelaide

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Doorstop interview at Education Council, Adelaide Topics: Labor’s corruption of ‘Gonski’; Future schools funding arrangements 23 September 2016 08:15AM Journalist:        Alright Minister, well you’re hosting your state and territory counterparts. How did everything go overnight? Simon Birmingham:     We had a very pleasant discussion last night and I’m sure…

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Giving teachers tools to support students with learning difficulties

A new Turnbull Government-backed initiative will ensure educators around Australia have access to the latest teaching strategies and practical advice on how to support students with learning difficulties. Minister for Education and Training Simon Birmingham said the Turnbull Government’s $341,000 funding to DSF Literacy and Clinical Services in Western Australia would ensure the organisation’s new…

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Interview on ABC 612 Brisbane Mornings with Steve Austin

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Interview on ABC 612 Brisbane Mornings Steve Austin Topics: Labor’s corruption of ‘Gonski’; Future schools funding arrangements 22/09/2016 08:32 AM Steve Austin: Well the question this morning is, will Queensland schools get more federal education funds? Tomorrow, Education Ministers from the states of Australia meet with Simon Birmingham, the Federal Minister. He is…

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Interview on 5AA Breakfast with David Penberthy and Will Goodings

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Interview on 5AA Breakfast with David Penberthy and Will Goodings Topics: Labor’s corruption of ‘Gonski’; Future schools funding arrangements 22/09/2016 07:39 AM David Penberthy: Well, this time tomorrow in Adelaide, the nation’s Education Ministers will be convening for their first formal talks with the re-instated Federal Education Minister, Liberal Senator Simon Birmingham who…

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