All posts tagged Australian Council of Jewish Schools

New protections against religious discrimination

UNDER the federal government’s draft Religious Discrimination Act released last week, NSW Jewish Board of Deputies CEO Vic Alhadeff could have argued his exclusion from a multicultural Labor event in August 2018 was discrimination on religious grounds.

Gonski to hurt Masada

MASADA College is the only Jewish school that will lose funding if the Gonski 2.0 proposals are passed by the Federal Senate.

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$7.5 million boost for school security

JEWISH day schools across Australia will share in more than $7.5 million in funding over three years under the Coalition government’s Schools Security Programme, announced on Monday.

Jewish schools win with Gonski

JEWISH schools will not lose funding under the proposed changes announced by the Federal Government last week in response to the Gonski Review into education.

Students fight budget cuts

EMANUEL School students joined more than 800 youngsters from around New South Wales in the fight against NSW Premier Barry O’Farrell’s education cuts.

Schools funding in limbo

JEWISH schools across Australia could lose funding if the government only implements sections of the Gonski review into school funding.

An age-old controversy

THE head of one of Australia’s largest Jewish schools has welcomed a forthcoming change in date standards, which is to be part of the new national curriculum.

School reps slam MySchool plan

THE Australian Council of Jewish Schools (ACJS) has joined the chorus of criticism against the Federal Government's recent decision to release schools' financial details online.