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Building Great Australian Lives

The Public Education Foundation is a not-for-profit organisation dedicated to providing life-changing scholarships to young people in public education and enhancing the value and reputation of public schools. We have launched a new campaign promoting the importance of our vibrant, inclusive and high-quality public schools to the community.

  • Craig Reucassel

Building Great Australian Lives

Public Education Campaign 24 July 2018 The Public Education Foundation is delighted to announce the launch today of its campaign “Proudly Public: Building Great Australian Lives”. The campaign highlights the pivotal place of public schooling in Australian life and invites viewers to consider how public education has shaped their own life experiences. [...]

  • Sascha Colley, First State Super Teachers Scholarship

Ainslie School Teacher Wins First State Super Scholarship

MEDIA RELEASE 22 May 2018 First State Super Teachers Scholarship Recipient Announced The Public Education Foundation is delighted to announce that Sascha Colley from Ainslie School in the ACT is the recipient of the inaugural Public Education Foundation’s First State Super Teachers Scholarship. She received her award at the Public Education Foundation’s [...]

Massive congratulations to Kangaroo Island Community Education KICE for winning Regional School of the Year in the Australian Education Awards 2018 - an awesome South Aussie achievement!!!

💖 Small acts of kindness 💖
The generous kids at Orange East Public School asked for their $30 Orange Eisteddfod prize money to be donated to struggling local farmers. What legends! 👍 #SchoolsForFarmers

The school was named best government school in the nation. https://t.co/UKxq5Ydbns

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