State minister says federal education minister Dan Tehan is asking schools to ignore Victorian health advice
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The Victorian education minister, James Merlino, has condemned the “completely inappropriate” decision of the federal government to link Catholic and independent schools’ funding to reopening campuses against state medical advice.
The federal minister, Dan Tehan, has written to non-government schools offering to bring forward one quarter of their funding if they reopen in term two and half their students return to classrooms by 1 June.Continue reading...