Interview on Women’s Agenda Work it Out with Georgie Dent

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Interview on Women’s Agenda Work it Out with Georgie Dent  Topics: Child care reforms; Access to preschool; Private providers; Work/life balance 10/04/2017 Unidentified Speaker: Welcome to a special episode of Work it Out, brought to you by Women’s agenda. Our contributing editor, Georgie Dent, speaks to the Federal Minister for Education Simon Birmingham…

Interview on ABC Radio Adelaide Breakfast with Matthew Abraham and David Bevan

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Interview on ABC Radio Adelaide Breakfast with Matthew Abraham and David Bevan  Topics: Lucy Gichuhi; 457 visas; Higher education funding 19/04/2017 08:35AM Matthew Abraham: This is Super Wednesday, when we get politicians who have their feet on the ground here in South Australia, South Australians and represent South Australia but also have a…

Doorstop interview, Adelaide

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Doorstop interview, Adelaide  Topics: Teaching of phonics in Australian schools, Islamic College of South Australia and Housing Affordability 13/04/2017 9.30AM Simon Birmingham: I’m thrilled to welcome Nick Gibb, the Minister for School Standards in the United Kingdom here to Lockleys North Primary School today, and importantly to Adelaide and South Australia, my home…

Interview on 2GB Courses and Careers with Danny Bielik

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Interview on 2GB Courses and Careers with Danny Bielik Topics: Education delegation to strengthen ties with India; Skills National Partnership Agreement; Support for apprentices 12/04/2017 9:05PM Danny Bielik: Senator Simon Birmingham, Minister for Education and Training. We’re in New Delhi, India for the Australia India Skills Conference. Minister, can you just give us…

Interview on NDTV

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Interview on NDTV Topics: Australia India education partnerships; Opening of TERI-Deakin Nanobiotechology Centre 11/04/2017 3:10PM Question: Yeah. I’m now joined by Australia’s Education Minister Senator Simon Birmingham. Thanks for talking to us Minister. Simon Birmingham: Pleasure. Question: Your visit, I mean, you’re leading a large delegation of education representatives. Education is a big…

Doorstop interview, Hobart

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Doorstop interview, Hobart  Topics: Future schools funding arrangements; NAPLAN online 07/04/2017 01:15PM Simon Birmingham:     Thanks very much everybody. It’s been a morning of constructive discussions with the Education Council amongst myself and the state and territory ministers, and I appreciated the fact that we’ve tackled some challenging issues around ensuring the…