AAEE BIENNIAL CONFERENCE COMMUNIQUEEvent Date: Event Date: 2 - 4th November 2014
At the AAEE AGM, held in Hobart at the National Biennial Conference, the new executive were asked to develop a Media statement that reflected the messages from the keynote speakers and conversation over the time of the conference. This communique will be offered to each chapter to share with the state Minister for Education to ask for their support to ensure that the cross curriculum priorities of sustainability remain in the Australian curriculum.
“Peak Environmental Education Body Rejects Flawed Report.
The AAEE National Executive, with the unanimous endorsement of the AGM at the 2014 National Conference, call on the Federal Education Minister and his State and Territory counterparts to ignore the recommendations from the Final Report of the recent review of the Australian Curriculum in relation to the sustainability overarching idea as a cross curriculum priority.”
Check out the full statement here.