Media Releases

Media Releases

Media Releases 2015

 Zeina the 'Disruptor' is 2015 Brother John Taylor Fellow
Tuesday 10 November 2015

A self-described 'disruptor' has been awarded the 2015 Brother John Taylor Fellowship, a $25,000 research prize given annually by Catholic Education Commission NSW (CECNSW).  


All Schools Must Be Safe, Supportive Places for Students
Monday 2 November 2015

The Catholic schools sector supoprts the NSW Government's initiatives to create safer, more supportive school communities across the state.  


36,000 New Apartments Coming - How Many New School Places?
Wednesday 14 October 2015

The NSW Government must plan for some 60,000 new school places for the children who will live in the 36,000 apartments announced today for suburbs along the Bankstown rail line.  


Catholic Education Welcomes New Out of School Hours Care Program
Thursday 27 August 2015

Catholic Education Commission NSW (CECNSW) has welcomed the NSW Government's $20 million program to help establish new out of school hours (OOSH) care facilities in the state's schools.  


$25,000 Br John Taylor Fellowship to Stimulate Research by Catholic School Educators
Wednesday 24 June 2015

Catholic school educators are being offered the chance to travel overseas to research ways that help schools meet present and future challenges.  


Catholic Education Welcomes Capital Funding Boost
Friday 19 June 2015

Catholic Education Commission NSW (CECNSW) today welcomed the NSW Government's move to increase capital funding to non-government schools over the next four years.


Bishop Peter Comensoli to Chair Catholic Education Commission NSW
Wednesday 1 April 2015

The Most Reverend Dr Peter A Comensoli DD, STL, MLitt, PhD today takes up his appointment as chairman of Catholic Education Commission NSW (CECNSW).


Next NSW Government Must Lift Capital Funding to All Schools 
Friday 27 February 2015

Enrolments in NSW schools will grow by 267,000 students by 2031 putting more pressure on both the government and non-government school sectors to expand.  


Catholic Education Backs New Teacher Training Measures
Friday 13 February 2015

Catholic Education Commission NSW (CECNSW) today supported the approach of the Australian Government's initiatives to improve national teacher training.