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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. 

Wanniassa to use extra public school funding for student reading program

Teacher coaching, a reading recovery program and a personalised online maths program are just some of the initiatives Wanniassa School Principal Shane Gorman would look at implementing if a Shorten Labor government wins power at the next federal election.

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Extra funding would mean extra literacy and numeracy programs at St Helena

Karen Terry, Principal of St Helena Secondary College, would expand her school’s literacy and numeracy programs for years seven and eight students.

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Extra funding could mean more teachers for Chifley College – Mt Druitt

For Cathy Anderson, principal at NSW’s Chifley College – Mt Druitt campus, extra public school funding made available by the election of a Shorten Labor government would make a huge difference to her school’s teacher training and development programs, as well as to her school’s teacher numbers.

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Fair Funding Now! campaign hits the streets

Fair Funding Now! campaign hits the streets

The Fair Funding Now! Van Tour was launched yesterday with a synchronised rollout across four states.

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Fair Fund Now! Week of Action a huge success

Fair Fund Now! Week of Action a huge success

The Fair Funding Now! campaign kicked into high gear last week as the ‘Week of Action’ call for fair funding for public schools hit the streets across the nation.

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PM urged to reverse public school funding cuts

PM urged to reverse public school funding cuts

An open letter signed by around eleven thousand people, which insisted that savage cuts to public school funding be reversed, has been sent to the office of the Australian Prime Minister.

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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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