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2019
18/2

B4 Early Years Coalition launch Mascot

The B4 Early Years Coalition (B4) connects, supports, engages with, and encourages, individuals and organisations to work together to ensure all Tasmanian children in the early years, pregnancy to 4 years, get a great start. Today, the Minister for Education and Training was part of the official launch at Launceston Library that unveiled Percy, the…

2019
15/2

Huon Valley School Bus Service Update

School Bus Information UPDATE 15 February: Some school bus services will continue to be in an amended state to cater for the reopening of all schools. A new plan for school buses for these areas  effective from 18 February has been developed by the Department of State Growth, this document details these arrangements. If you have any specific…

2019
14/2

Take Action Every Day

The National Day of Action Against Bullying and Violence is Australia’s key anti-bullying event for schools in 2019. This year, the theme is Bullying, No Way. Take Action Every Day. Schools are asked to share their ideas on how to take action against bullying EVERY DAY. As a way of spreading this message, the Department…

2019
12/2

Schools reopening schedule for those affected by bushfires

The Department of Education is pleased to announce that a firm plan has now been established to allow those schools in the Huon Valley that have been affected by bushfires to begin reopening. The Department has worked closely with the TFS to ensure that it is safe to allow the return of staff and students…

2019
14/1

Early Learning Initiatives Steering Committee – Expressions of Interest Open

We are looking for people with varied skills and experience to join an Early Learning Initiatives Steering Committee led by the Department of Education. Ideally the Committee will be made up of a range of people from the community and industry to ensure we capture diverse views from across Tasmania to support and inform the…