New Education Minister Simon Birmingham out to lift status of vocational training

Latest News | Sep 23, 2015

The nation’s new Education Minister plans to boost the status of vocational training so students don’t feel they have to go to university to have a good career, as he begins a shake-up of the vast portfolio.

Plans include pushing for the Commonwealth to take over responsibilities for funding vocational education, including TAFE colleges, from the states.

Read more on Sydney Morning Herald.