Childcare worker strike could be Australia’s largest amid ‘skyrocketing’ education demands

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Although she works full time, Amanda Lippasaar struggles to keep her children properly dressed. Key points:Childcare workers demand better wages and conditions amid 'skyrocketing' demandsThe union says around 1,000 private…

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Helping workers upgrade their skills, a key solution on the table at the National Jobs and Skills Summit

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Katie Magriplis, a history teacher, epitomizes Australia's skills and educational challenges.Key points:Training industry and unions say one solution to address skills shortages is to facilitate access to short coursesPeak body…

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