Althea Bell

  • commented on We've come so far 2016-02-11 12:22:21 +1000 · Flag
    looks a good site

  • signed No TAFE takeover 2016-02-05 12:08:57 +1000
    Students are all not uni.material and some come from poor and struggling families and if GST comes we are all impoverished more and God help us and those poor living on the streets and unable to get a education….and the charities nthat try to lift them forward….

    No TAFE takeover

    1,622 signatures

    We are calling on Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk and Minister for Skills and Training Yvette D'Ath to oppose the Turnbull government’s plans to takeover TAFE and open the doors to private providers rushing in to profit off students seeking vocational education.

    See the leaked plan here. 

    Last year when Queenslanders voted for change, they voted against cuts, privatisation of their public services and assets – including TAFE. The Palaszczuk government has taken important steps to reverse the attacks on the sector under the Newman government and should be commended for their efforts to put students and workers ahead of the wholesale privatisation of the sector envisaged by the LNP and their big business backers.

    Add your name today and join with the Queenslanders calling for a better public TAFE not the dismantling of the sector through cuts, privatisation and fee hikes. 

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