• SENATOR THE HON SIMON BIRMINGHAM Minister for Education and Training Senator for South Australia 28 September 2016 MEDIA STATEMENT Focusing on the schools funding facts For all the bluster and bluff about schools funding over the past week, families should make sure they arm themselves with the facts to cut
    Date: 28/09/2016 - Collection: Media - ID: media/pressrel/4844152 - Source: MINISTER FOR EDUCATION AN... - Author: BIRMINGHAM, Sen Simo...

  • SENATOR THE HON SIMON BIRMINGHAM Minister for Education and Training Senator for South Australia TRANSCRIPT E&OE TRANSCRIPT Doorstop interview, Canberra Topics: Backpacker tax; Future schools funding arrangements; Minister Payne’s comments about Adelaide 27/09/2016 09:00AM Question: Does there need to be a compromise reached on the backpacker tax today? Simon Birmingham:
    Date: 27/09/2016 - Collection: Media - ID: media/pressrel/4842501 - Source: MINISTER FOR EDUCATION AN... - Author: BIRMINGHAM, Sen Simo...

  • SENATOR THE HON SIMON BIRMINGHAM Minister for Education and Training Senator for South Australia TRANSCRIPT E&OE TRANSCRIPT Interview on ABC Insiders with Barrie Cassidy Transcript: Labor’s corruption of ‘Gonski’; Future schools funding arrangements 25/09/2016 09:15AM BARRIE CASSIDY: Minister, good morning. Welcome. SIMON BIRMINGHAM: Good morning, Barrie. Great to be with
    Date: 25/09/2016 - Collection: Media - ID: media/pressrel/4842443 - Source: MINISTER FOR EDUCATION AN... - Author: BIRMINGHAM, Sen Simo...

  • SENATOR THE HON SIMON BIRMINGHAM Minister for Education and Training Senator for South Australia TRANSCRIPT 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
    Date: 23/09/2016 - Collection: Media - ID: media/pressrel/4834667 - Source: MINISTER FOR EDUCATION AN... - Author: BIRMINGHAM, Sen Simo...

  • SENATOR THE HON SIMON BIRMINGHAM Minister for Education and Training Senator for South Australia TRANSCRIPT 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
    Date: 23/09/2016 - Collection: Media - ID: media/pressrel/4834718 - Source: MINISTER FOR EDUCATION AN... - Author: BIRMINGHAM, Sen Simo...

  • SENATOR THE HON SIMON BIRMINGHAM Minister for Education and Training Senator for South Australia TRANSCRIPT E&OE TRANSCRIPT Interview on Radio National AM with Michael Brissenden Topics: Labor’s corruption of ‘Gonski’; Future schools funding arrangements 22 September 2016 07:10AM Michael Brissenden: The Federal Education Minister will sit down with his state
    Date: 22/09/2016 - Collection: Media - ID: media/pressrel/4832614 - Source: MINISTER FOR EDUCATION AN... - Author: BIRMINGHAM, Sen Simo...

  • SENATOR THE HON SIMON BIRMINGHAM Minister for Education and Training Senator for South Australia 22 September 2016 MEDIA STATEMENT Labor ‘proud’ of corrupting Gonski needs-based funding Bill Shorten has said he ‘stands by’ Labor’s corrupted version of Gonski schools funding that has created inequality in the amount of Commonwealth money
    Date: 22/09/2016 - Collection: Media - ID: media/pressrel/4832668 - Source: MINISTER FOR EDUCATION AN... - Author: BIRMINGHAM, Sen Simo...

  • SENATOR THE HON SIMON BIRMINGHAM Minister for Education and Training Senator for South Australia TRANSCRIPT E&OE TRANSCRIPT Press Conference, Adelaide Topics: Labor’s corruption of ‘Gonski’; Future schools funding arrangements; Productivity Commission report on human services 22 September 2016 12:51 PM Simon Birmingham: Thank you Mandy. It's a delight to be
    Date: 22/09/2016 - Collection: Media - ID: media/pressrel/4834629 - Source: MINISTER FOR EDUCATION AN... - Author: BIRMINGHAM, Sen Simo...

  • SENATOR THE HON SIMON BIRMINGHAM Minister for Education and Training Senator for South Australia 19 September 2016 MEDIA RELEASE Improving digital literacy in schools Schools across the country can now apply for grants from the Turnbull Government to deliver digital literacy programs to students in engaging and innovative ways. Minister
    Date: 19/09/2016 - Collection: Media - ID: media/pressrel/4827384 - Source: MINISTER FOR EDUCATION AN... - Author: BIRMINGHAM, Sen Simo...

  • SENATOR THE HON SIMON BIRMINGHAM Minister for Education and Training Senator for South Australia MEDIA RELEASE 16 September 2016 International report highlights strength of Australian education A new report from leading international researchers highlights that appropriate levels of funding are important for good student performance, but what’s more important is
    Date: 16/09/2016 - Collection: Media - ID: media/pressrel/4820860 - Source: MINISTER FOR EDUCATION AN... - Author: BIRMINGHAM, Sen Simo...

  • SENATOR THE HON SIMON BIRMINGHAM Minister for Education and Training Senator for South Australia MEDIA RELEASE 16 September 2016 Academics lauded for innovative teaching Enhancing students’ scientific inquiry and encouraging innovation in the teaching of bioethics are just some examples of leading edge university teaching recognised at ceremonies across the
    Date: 13/09/2016 - Collection: Media - ID: media/pressrel/4815527 - Source: MINISTER FOR EDUCATION AN... - Author: BIRMINGHAM, Sen Simo...

  • SENATOR THE HON SIMON BIRMINGHAM Minister for Education and Training Senator for South Australia MEDIA RELEASE 11 September 2016 Turnbull Government to boost powers of child care ‘compliance cops’ The Turnbull Government will this week introduce a raft of new compliance measures to crackdown on child care service fraud and
    Date: 11/09/2016 - Collection: Media - ID: media/pressrel/4813546 - Source: MINISTER FOR EDUCATION AN... - Author: BIRMINGHAM, Sen Simo...

  • SENATOR THE HON SIMON BIRMINGHAM Minister for Education and Training Senator for South Australia MEDIA RELEASE 8 September 2016 New research centres to help secure Australia’s future The Turnbull Government today announced it will deliver $283.5 million to set up nine new leading research centres focused on boosting productivity and
    Date: 08/09/2016 - Collection: Media - ID: media/pressrel/4804984 - Source: MINISTER FOR EDUCATION AN... - Author: BIRMINGHAM, Sen Simo...

  • SENATOR THE HON SIMON BIRMINGHAM Minister for Education and Training Senator for South Australia MEDIA RELEASE 7 September 2016 New figures highlight support for disadvantaged higher education students New Federal Government data has shown significant increases across recent years in the number of higher education students from disadvantaged backgrounds, including
    Date: 07/09/2016 - Collection: Media - ID: media/pressrel/4803122 - Source: MINISTER FOR EDUCATION AN... - Author: BIRMINGHAM, Sen Simo...

  • SENATOR THE HON SIMON BIRMINGHAM Minister for Education and Training Senator for South Australia STATEMENT AEU’s own goal with school funding calculations For many decades the Federal Government has been the primary government funder of non-government schools in Australia, while states and territories fund 85 per cent of government schools.
    Date: 06/09/2016 - Collection: Media - ID: media/pressrel/4801304 - Source: MINISTER FOR EDUCATION AN... - Author: BIRMINGHAM, Sen Simo...