Austrade regional market update on the impact of COVID-19 (as at 19 May 2020)

Austrade will provide weekly regional updates on the progression and impact of COVID-19 around the world, to support the international education sector as the situation continues to evolve. These reports are compiled using the latest on-the-ground information and advice. Source

Continue reading

Coronavirus Shows It’s Time to Rethink Everything: Let’s start with education

An excellent piece from George Monbiot on the importance of integrated education that places a much greater value on understanding the environment and ecology – on which we are far more dependent than the economy. A must read especially for those parents who have attempted and are still undertaking homeschooling. “In an age in which […]

Continue reading

A message from Austrade to our international education partners (21 April 2020)

While the COVID-19 crisis has highlighted the importance of innovation to support students in these current times, it is not the first time our education sector has harnessed the power of digital to the meet the changing needs of a global market. Source

Continue reading

Austrade regional market update on the impact of COVID-19 (as at 28 April 2020)

Austrade will provide weekly regional updates on the progression and impact of COVID-19 around the world, to support the international education sector as the situation continues to evolve. These reports are compiled using the latest on-the-ground information and advice. Source

Continue reading

Australian Health Protection Principle Committee (AHPPC) – Reducing risk of COVID-19 transmission in schools

This document is a guideline for all school leaders, parents, teachers and support staff to reduce the already relatively low risk of Coronavirus (COVID-19) transmission. This document is broad, and explains decisions about how to apply its guidance in every jurisdiction with consideration of their local context.  Click here for more information  Source: https://www.health.gov.au/news/australian-health-protection-principal-committee-ahppc-advice-on-reducing-the-potential-risk-of-covid-19-transmission-in-schools-24-april-2020?utm_source=health.gov.au&utm_medium=rss-item&utm_campaign=latest-news&utm_content=Australian+Health+Protection+Principal+Committee+%28AHPPC%29+advice+on+reducing+the+potential+risk+of+COVID-19+transmission+in+schools+%2824+April+2020%29  

Continue reading

Early Childhood Education and Care Relief Package – Exceptional Circumstances Supplementary Payment

Information for early childhood education and care providers and services on the Early Childhood Education and Care Relief Package – Exceptional Circumstances Supplementary Payment. To find out more, read about the Care Relief package. Source: Australian Government Department of Education, Skills and Employment https://dese-interim.govcms.gov.au/document/early-childhood-education-and-care-relief-package-exceptional-circumstances-supplementary

Continue reading

Early Childhood Education and Care Relief Package

Around one million families are set to receive free child care during the coronavirus pandemic under a plan from the Morrison Government that will help deliver hip pocket relief and help the early childhood education and care sector make it through to the other side of this crisis. Read more. Source: Prime Minister of Australia […]

Continue reading