Members unite against violence

Members unite against violence

On 25 November every year, the world pauses to reflect on the endemic levels of violence committed against women and girls. The International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women is an opportunity to pave the way towards change by uniting against...
Meet our members who are TeachX Award finalists

Meet our members who are TeachX Award finalists

Four IEU-QNT members have been acknowledged for their inspiring contributions to the Queensland education community by being nominated as finalists in this year’s TeachX Awards. Innovation in Teaching Christopher Pacey is Head of Science at St Patrick’s College in...
IEU recovers $35k in back-pay for member

IEU recovers $35k in back-pay for member

An IEU teacher member has received $35k in back-pay after seeking our union’s support regarding a reclassification issue. The member started working at a new school just over three years ago and was concerned they had been wrongly classified. The member contacted our...
Study puts teacher pay into perspective

Study puts teacher pay into perspective

New research shows teachers’ salaries have been slipping behind that of other professionals for 30 years, with female and male teachers earning just 93% and 84% of average professional salaries, respectively. IEUA-QNT Branch Secretary Terry Burke said the University...