Community Colleges Australia (CCA) has launched its first-ever “Community Education Trainer of the Year” Award, which celebrates the work and underlines the importance of Australian adult and community education (ACE) trainers and teachers. “CCA is proud of the many thousands of Australian ACE trainers and teachers, who motivate, inspire, mentor and guide...Read more
Community Colleges Australia (CCA) has congratulated Labor and incoming Prime Minister Anthony Albanese on their historic win last weekend, to become the next Government of Australia. “Australia’s adult and community education sector looks forward to working closely with the new Labor Prime Minister and his colleagues in Government. Our sector has a strong philosophical alignment with...Read more
In this opinion article, Dr Don Perlgut, CCA CEO, comments on how Australian adult and community education (ACE) providers can assist the country to meet future aged care workforce skills needs.Read more
**********In an election where policy differences between the two major parties often seem “shaded” rather than clear-cut colours, different approaches to aged care...
Community Colleges Australia (CCA) governance and executive leadership audio podcast series is a tremendous resource for challenging times, as the COVID-19 pandemic continues to impact not-for-profit adult and community education (ACE) organisations. “CCA prepared this tight eight-part audio series months after COVID-19 arrived in Australia, and takes into...Read more
The Centre for Social Impact (CSI) has identified best practice and policy changes that are needed to remove education inequities in post-pandemic Australia. Australia’s current education system is inequitable and not all students enjoy the same access and benefits that come from schooling. This is a major conclusion from CSI research and...Read more