It's about more than facts, figures and funding - it's about people.

Stories

Read stories about the inspirational teachers, principals, parents and school communities transforming the lives of children. Because that is what Fair Funding is about - quality public schools that give our children a fair go at reaching their potential. 

Campaigners deliver Fair Funding Now! message to Min. Simon Birmingham

Campaigners deliver Fair Funding Now! message to Min. Simon Birmingham

Federal Education Minister Simon Birmingham has heard from the Fair Funding Now community about the need to restore funding to public schools during a visit to the Northern Territory earlier this week.

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Longman by-election

Don't support Malcolm Turnbull's school funding cuts on 28 July. 

In Saturday's Longman by-election you have the power to stop Malcolm Turnbull's savage school funding cuts.

If his cuts go ahead, Longman schools will miss out on $18.3 million in funding.

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Braddon by-election

Don't support Malcolm Turnbull's school funding cuts on 28 July. 

In Saturday's Braddon by-election you have the power to stop Malcolm Turnbull's savage school funding cuts.

If his cuts go ahead, Braddon schools will miss out on millions in funding.

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Ongoing support valuable from day one

When Katerina Duckstein set foot in the classroom as a teacher for the first time, she was luckier than many new educators . She could call on her mum - a teacher with 35 years’ experience - for advice.

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Targeting individual learning

Targeting individual learning

Extra Gonski funding has gone a long way at the Lismore High Campus of The Rivers Secondary College in northeast New South Wales. And it’s producing strong results for both students and teachers.

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Tackling disadvantage with individual support

Tackling disadvantage with individual support

Not every class at Paralowie School is a small one - the school can’t afford that . But, in those classes where numbers are lower, the results speak for themselves.

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Funding supports programs to lift literacy

It may be a small school, but Mahogany Rise Primary in the Melbourne suburb of Frankston North is drawing on the latest literacy research for an innovative program that’s delivering big results.

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Finding a leading edge

Finding a leading edge

“This place could get out of hand very quickly,” says Upper Coomera State College principal Mike O’Connor . “It’s big . And size breeds complexity.”

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Visible improvements  from extra funds

Visible improvements from extra funds

At remote Bwgcolman Community School, on north Queensland’s Palm Island, students are making huge strides in literacy, thanks to a targeted program as well as extra funding and resources.

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