education

20 Feb 2022

More Early Intervention Support To Assist Students

Member for Kiama Gareth Ward MP has today welcomed the NSW Government’s Inclusive, Engaging and Respectful Schools package under a new approach in public schools which will see schools and teachers given more support in the classroom.

16 Feb 2022

Military History Lesson On Offer For Local High School Students

Member for Kiama Gareth Ward MP has today announced that local high school students studying modern history can now apply for a Premier’s Anzac Memorial Scholarship, which will provide opportunities to develop their knowledge and understanding of the history of Australians at war.

31 Jan 2022

Before And After School Care Savings For Local Families

Member for Kiama Gareth Ward MP has today welcomed the NSW Government’s new $155 million program for Before and After School Care (BASC) services to provide greater support and access to BASC services which will benefit local parents and carers.

24 Jan 2022

COVID-Smart Measures For Local Schools

Member for Kiama Gareth Ward MP has today reminded local parents and caregivers that local school students will return to school under COVID-smart settings that will minimise the risk of the virus and allow teachers and students to return safely to the classroom.

28 Sep 2021

New Family Project Website To Support Parents And Children

Member for Kiama Gareth Ward MP has today announced that local families can now enjoy a new website – Family Project – that provides fun COVID safe ideas for families to connect during lockdown including rock art, backyard movies, building herb gardens, creating chalk art and meditation.

27 Sep 2021

New Incentives For Teachers

Member for Kiama Gareth Ward MP has today announced that local teachers in regional, rural and remote NSW will have better employment benefits than ever before thanks to a complete overhaul of the incentive system in NSW public schools.

27 Sep 2021

Five Local Public Schools Set To Brighten Up With LED Lights

Member for Kiama Gareth Ward MP is today putting out the call for local tradies to install smart LED lights at five local public schools across the Kiama electorate, with the announcement of the third tranche of schools to benefit from the NSW Government’s LED Lighting Upgrade Program.