Media Statements

For Portfolio: Education and Training

Date MinisterPortfolioTitle

16/01/2020

Ellery

Education and Training

South Metropolitan TAFE receives top training award in China

15/01/2020

McGowan; Papalia; Ellery

Premier; Tourism; Education and Training

First ever direct flight from Shanghai to Perth touches down

20/12/2019

Ellery

Education and Training

Beazley Medals awarded to top Year 12 students

18/12/2019

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

New primary schools for five growing Perth suburbs

12/12/2019

Ellery

Education and Training

Multimillion-dollar extension for Aveley Secondary College

12/12/2019

Ellery; Papalia

Education and Training; Defence Issues

Naval Base Campus gets tick of approval

9/12/2019

Ellery

Education and Training

Local apprenticeship program helps boost youth employment in South-West

6/12/2019

Ellery

Education and Training

Chairperson of Construction Training Fund steps down

5/12/2019

Ellery

Education and Training

Review relieves levy pressure for major construction projects

5/12/2019

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

Works begin on $5 million upgrade at Wanneroo Secondary College

3/12/2019

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

$10 million of upgrades starting at Darling Range Sports College

2/12/2019

Ellery; Wyatt

Education and Training; Aboriginal Affairs

New $30 million boost to Clontarf Foundation to support Aboriginal secondary students

29/11/2019

Ellery; Roberts

Education and Training; Police

Port Hedland bus service receives a two-year extension

28/11/2019

Ellery

Education and Training

Education Department casual allied professionals to receive back payments

28/11/2019

Ellery; Tinley

Education and Training; Asian Engagement

Education links with Asia strengthened in WA

27/11/2019

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade; Education and Training

New program puts WA kids in driver’s seat for future jobs

27/11/2019

Kelly; Ellery

Science; Education and Training

Governor’s School STEM Awards won by country and city schools

22/11/2019

Ellery

Education and Training

VET partnerships program to drive job growth in regional WA

22/11/2019

Ellery

Education and Training

Western Australia’s training achievements honoured at national awards

22/11/2019

Ellery

Education and Training

WA’s best apprentices and students to be tested at national competition

21/11/2019

Ellery; Dawson

Education and Training; Disability Services

Training boost for the social assistance and allied health sector

21/11/2019

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

Leeming Primary to receive more than $474,000 for maintenance upgrades

20/11/2019

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

Currambine Primary receives more than $1.5 million for upgrades and maintenance

13/11/2019

Ellery

Education and Training

Funding for Wiluna school’s training program

13/11/2019

Ellery

Education and Training

New facilities open at Carnarvon Community College

12/11/2019

Ellery; Johnston

Education and Training; Energy

Energy utilities and TAFE join forces to upskill WA workers

12/11/2019

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

TAFE Partnership with Rio Tinto delivers an Australian first

11/11/2019

Ellery

Education and Training

Students bound for Darwin and Singapore for war commemorations

8/11/2019

Ellery

Education and Training

Minister visits upgraded facilities at Southern River College

7/11/2019

Ellery

Education and Training

Administration upgrade to Richmond Primary School opened

5/11/2019

Ellery

Education and Training

WorldSkills national championships for Perth in 2020

1/11/2019

Ellery

Education and Training

Official name announced for new primary school in Byford

1/11/2019

Ellery

Education and Training

Name announced for new primary school in Baldivis

1/11/2019

Ellery

Education and Training

Name announced for new primary school in Caversham

30/10/2019

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

State-wide mobile phone ban for WA public schools

28/10/2019

Ellery

Education and Training

WA’s top teachers, staff and schools for 2019!

26/10/2019

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

Joint media statement - Perth to increase in attractiveness for international students

22/10/2019

Ellery

Education and Training

Schools invited to apply for Independent Public School status

22/10/2019

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

Local Albany builder delivering major school upgrade

22/10/2019

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

McGowan Government delivers $15.2 million for new Mount Lockyer Primary

18/10/2019

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

Margaret River Senior High School redevelopment underway

18/10/2019

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

South-West schools to benefit from $12 million maintenance blitz

15/10/2019

McGowan; Ellery; Saffioti

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade; Education and Training; Transport

Reduction in TAFE fees paves the way for new METRONET jobs

14/10/2019

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

McGowan Government reduces TAFE fees by 50 per cent

11/10/2019

Ellery

Education and Training

Bandwidth upgrades to boost student learning

11/10/2019

Ellery

Education and Training

New opportunity for gifted secondary students

9/10/2019

Ellery; Roberts

Education and Training; Police

Education and Police team up to tackle violence

3/10/2019

Wyatt; Ellery

Finance; Education and Training

Local businesses big winners in Broome Senior High School project

27/09/2019

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

Albany schools to receive nearly $2.7 million in new job-creating package

27/09/2019

Kelly; Ellery

Science; Education and Training

Governor’s School STEM Awards finalists revealed

23/09/2019

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

Balcatta schools to receive $1.17 million in new job-creating package

22/09/2019

McGowan; Ellery; Wyatt

Premier; Education and Training; Treasurer

Major maintenance blitz: New job-creating school package unveiled

19/09/2019

Ellery

Education and Training

New resource to guide positive teacher-student relationships

18/09/2019

Ellery

Education and Training

New school facilities opened at Canning Vale College

17/09/2019

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

First look at world-class Bob Hawke College

13/09/2019

Ellery

Education and Training

Innovation and excellence driving WA Training Award winners

13/09/2019

Ellery

Education and Training

No WA student should be disadvantaged by NAPLAN technical issues

10/09/2019

Ellery

Education and Training

Primary students to benefit from Caversham, Ballajura school upgrades

7/09/2019

Ellery

Education and Training

Remote beachside school celebrating 50 years

1/09/2019

Ellery

Education and Training

Campaign next step in action plan against school violence

29/08/2019

Ellery

Education and Training

New Gifted and Talented education program to be based in Perth’s south

21/08/2019

Ellery

Education and Training

New protocols to build respect within school communities

20/08/2019

Ellery

Education and Training

Work on multimillion STEM centre underway at Bunbury school

20/08/2019

Ellery

Education and Training

New teacher initiative to boost Pilbara education and training outcomes

13/08/2019

Ellery

Education and Training

Try a skill and get stuck into STEM at the SkillsWest Expo

9/08/2019

McGowan; Ellery; Tinley

Premier; Education and Training; Asian Engagement

Second International Education Consortium to grow international students studying in WA

9/08/2019

Ellery

Education and Training

Changes to boarding fees for non-government school students

6/08/2019

Ellery

Education and Training

Time to shine - finalists in WA Training Awards 2019 announced

1/08/2019

Ellery

Education and Training

Next step towards John Forrest Secondary College major rebuild

23/07/2019

Ellery

Education and Training

Top educators named as finalists in prestigious awards

22/07/2019

Cook; Ellery; McGurk

Health; Education and Training; Community Services

No Jab, No Play to improve vaccination rates in WA children

22/07/2019

Ellery

Education and Training

More outdoor play opportunities for students

19/07/2019

Ellery

Education and Training

New program launched to attract international students to Perth

11/07/2019

Ellery

Education and Training

New look for Yanchep Lagoon Primary School revealed

10/07/2019

Wyatt; Ellery

Aboriginal Affairs; Education and Training

Aboriginal scholarship winners head to Harvard Kennedy School

9/07/2019

Ellery

Education and Training

$1.75 million facilities boost for Ellenbrook families

4/07/2019

Ellery

Education and Training

New ‘P&C Day’ a shout out to parents for supporting public schools

3/07/2019

Ellery

Education and Training

Hedland bus boosts school attendance

2/07/2019

Ellery

Education and Training

Building of new science facilities for Eaton students begins

1/07/2019

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade; Education and Training

McGowan Government launches Jobs and Skills WA Employer Incentive

28/06/2019

Ellery

Education and Training

Transition to NAPLAN online extended by one year

28/06/2019

Tinley; Ellery

Asian Engagement; Education and Training

Vocational education and training in spotlight at roundtable talks

24/06/2019

Kelly; Ellery

Science; Education and Training

The search is on for shining lights in school STEM education

20/06/2019

Ellery

Education and Training

Capital works program to upgrade local schools

19/06/2019

Ellery

Education and Training

Cutting-edge FarmSmarts showcased at Muresk Institute

19/06/2019

Ellery; Johnston

Education and Training; Energy

Training package to upskill Western Power workers

19/06/2019

Ellery; Dawson

Education and Training; Environment

Forrestfield students working to save WA’s threatened plants

18/06/2019

Ellery

Education and Training

Kinross schools benefit from $4 million works

12/06/2019

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade; Education and Training

Cutting-edge automation courses skilling WA workers for the future

11/06/2019

Ellery

Education and Training

Science and technology boost for Mount Lawley Senior High School

7/06/2019

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade; Education and Training

New pre-apprenticeship program for Karratha students

7/06/2019

Ellery

Education and Training

New Karratha Jobs and Skills Centre already seeing results in the Pilbara

6/06/2019

Ellery

Education and Training

Performing arts on the playbill for Belmont City College

6/06/2019

Ellery

Education and Training

Arts education boost for Belridge Secondary College

30/05/2019

Ellery

Education and Training

Northam Jobs and Skills Centre to boost opportunities for regional jobseekers

29/05/2019

Ellery

Education and Training

New chapter for Balcatta Senior High School underway

28/05/2019

Kelly; Ellery

Science; Education and Training

McGowan Government gearing up Western Australians for the jobs of the future

28/05/2019

MacTiernan; Ellery; Kelly

Agriculture and Food; Education and Training; Fisheries; Forestry

Education initiative to raise primary industries profile

26/05/2019

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

Bob Hawke honoured at new inner city high school

10/05/2019

Ellery; Dawson

Education and Training; Disability Services

Investing in education: Funding to support students with disability