The State Government is trying to hoodwink the public and students into thinking it is being generous by capping TAFE fee increases at CPI, according to the State School Teachers’ Union of WA.Read more
The State School Teachers’ Union has today officially launched a new campaign in an attempt to save the TAFE system.
TAFE is currently under threat due to the government significantly cutting its funding, which has led to skyrocketing course fees, staff cuts and course closures.
The State School Teachers’ Union has called for an end to the attack on the state’s TAFE system, which is being undermined by massive cuts to funding and skyrocketing student fees.Read more
WA students are furious with an increase in TAFE fees, while support agencies say education is being placed even further out of reach.
See ABC 730 WA's report on TAFE fees and enrollments here: http://www.abc.net.au/news/2014-06-27/tafe-fee-hike-hits-home-as-enrolments-fall/5556710