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The H Course in Music could be reinstated immediately if the ACT Government genuinely supports high quality music education for students - not just those who can afford private tuition, Acting Shadow Minister for Education Andrew Wall said today.
The ACT’s woodlands, nature reserves and waterways will be protected by a Canberra Liberals Government, Shadow Minister for the Environment Elizabeth Lee said.
Tonight, the ACT Greens failed thousands of students, teachers and parents by refusing to uphold community values, Shadow Education Minister Elizabeth Lee said.
Standardised testing in ACT schools is an important diagnostic tool when used appropriately and should be retained and enhanced, Shadow Education Minister Elizabeth Lee said.
A significant increase in occupational violence shows violence in the education system is real and prevalent, Shadow Education Minister Elizabeth Lee said.
The Canberra Liberals will deliver a world-class language education system to prepare Canberra students for a global future, Shadow Education Minister Elizabeth Lee has announced
More than 500 parents, students, teachers, principals and concerned Canberrans are calling on the Labor-Greens Government to urgently establish and independent inquiry into violence in ACT schools, Shadow Education Minister Elizabeth Lee said.
Following troubling reports of student on student abuse in schools, Ms Lee will call on the Chief Minister to establish an independent inquiry into violence in ACT schools.
Flashing lights and road crossing supervisors will help protect more school children, Shadow Education Minister Elizabeth Lee said.
Missing data on disability services in the ACT rings alarm bells, Shadow Minister for Disability Elizabeth Lee said.
The lingual diversity of our great multicultural community is not reflected in language programs offered in government schools, Shadow Education Minister Elizabeth Lee said.
Our school system is failing and the Education Minister needs to explain what she is doing about it, Shadow Education Minister Elizabeth Lee said.
On behalf of the ACT government, Education Minister Yvette Berry should apologise to teachers for failing to keep them safe from violent assaults at work, Shadow Education Minister Elizabeth Lee said.
Government should restore investment in young people pursuing careers in music
The ongoing decline in academic performance in ACT schools needs to be addressed as a matter of priority, Shadow Education Minister Elizabeth Lee said.
Education Minister Yvette Berry should offer an unqualified apology to parents, teachers, staff and students for her poor handling of an asbestos contamination at Harrison School.
An analysis of NAPLAN data broken down into metropolitan areas shows Canberra students have fallen behind NSW and Victoria. When comparing the results of students with university educated parents, the results fell further. In numeracy, ACT students fell from the highest in the country to below average.
A new analysis of NAPLAN data in ACT schools shows the Labor government in failing Canberra students, Shadow Minister Elizabeth Lee said.
The ACT government should not turn its back on people living with epilepsy, Shadow Minister for Disability Elizabeth Lee said.
Treasurer Andrew Barr has offered ACT schools little more than smoke and mirrors, despite previously flagging education as a top priority in this year’s budget.
Data released by the ACT Government shows some Canberra schools are full or almost full while others are struggling to fill seats.
Quality education in ACT public schools is put at risk when the Labor-Greens government buries academic indicators and toys with parental choice, Shadow Education Minister Elizabeth Lee has warned.
Stranded residents and commuters have voiced their concerns with the government’s recent changes to Canberra’s bus routes, frustrated that the changes were made without warning, Member for Kurrajong Elizabeth Lee said today.
The reallocation of portfolios will see a sharp focus by the Canberra Liberals on major policy areas that affect the lives of every Canberran.
The ACT government’s announcement to terminate a commercial land contract with the FOY group if the group did not settle its purchase debt immediately is welcome even if it is long overdue, Shadow Minister for the Environment Elizabeth Lee said today.