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Strike to affect start of WA school year

The start of the school year in Western Australia this week will be marred by strike action involving education department public servants protesting against job cuts. More than 100 staff recently took voluntary redundancies. The Community and Public Sector rejects ...

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Teachers strike in Victoria and Queensland

Victorian state school teachers have come out in force with almost 40,000 going on strike, and in Queensland about 17 Catholic schools closed during an industrial dispute, while others ran with skeleton staff. Teachers at 171 of Queensland's 292 Catholic ...

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NSW teachers to continue strikes

NSW Premier Barry O'Farrell says the state's industrial umpire is moving at "glacial speed" to enforce fines against the teachers' union. Thousands of teachers across the state walked off the job yesterday, despite an order from the Industrial Relations Commission ...

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