The election campaign is on the downhill run and rural and remote education has not yet been discussed. Read more.
Learn about the Distance Education Teaching Allowance below.
The 2016 Federal Conference Agenda Motions are now available to download.
ICPA welcomes the announcement made by Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce at the National Press Club on the 22nd June that the Coalition will commit to changes which will assist our rural and remote students.
The election campaign is on the downhill run and rural and remote education has not yet been discussed. Neither Party has addressed the important issues that affect students in the bush nor advised what plans will be put in place to stop families leaving their homes and livelihood to access an affordable education for their children.
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The greatest educational disadvantage faced by many families in remote and isolated locations is the lack of access to an appropriate secondary education compared to those residing in urban areas.
The findings of ICPA (Aust)'s Boarding School Survey have been published and will be presented and discussed at Parliament House, Canberra on Monday 2nd May. Access your copy of the survey results here.
Since the 2015 Federal Conference held in Brisbane Federal Council has undertaken a variety of actions to pursue the issues that were raised through members' motions.