Yearly Archives: 2022

CCA NSW North Coast members recover from early 2022 floods

The three CCA members which were heavily impacted by the February and March 2022 NSW north coast floods are now recovering from the experience. CCA CEO, Dr Don Perlgut, visited the three affected members in mid-December – ACE Community Colleges (based in Lismore), Byron Community College (Mullumbimby and Byron Bay) and North Coast Community College (Alstonville). The...
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Disadvantaged Australians fared worse during COVID-19 and have lost out on learning

Disadvantaged Australians have fared far worse than all others during COVID-19. A new report from the Australian Council of Social Service (ACOSS) reinforces the tremendous challenges the pandemic has posed for disadvantaged and vulnerable Australians. Those findings have been reinforced in turn by two NCVER reports which show disadvantaged adult learners have left training in...
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Eminent Australian Higher Education Leader to Speak at the CCA Annual General Meeting

Eminent Australian higher education leader Professor David Wilmoth (pictured), former Deputy Vice Chancellor at RMIT, will be the guest speaker at the Community Colleges Australia (CCA) Annual General Meeting (AGM), to be held on Tuesday 22 November. Professor Wilmoth recently published The Promise of the City: Adventures in Learning Cities and Higher Education ( Read more