Jo is a proud product of public education and believes kids should have a quality education, irrespective of their postcode. Jo is standing up to the Liberals on TAFE cuts, over-crowing in our schools and the appalling maintenance backlog in public education.

Education & TAFE

My electorate of Summer Hill is home to one of the highest number of university students across the State. The 2017 Universities Australia Student Finances Survey revealed that one in seven students regularly forgo food and necessities because they cannot afford them.

August 15, 2018

Education & TAFE

The students and families at Haberfield Public School have been living through the worst impacts of WestConnex construction.

August 10, 2018

Education & TAFE

The students and families at Haberfield Public School have been living through the worst impacts of WestConnex construction. The school students are subject to construction noise, dust and vibration. 

August 08, 2018

Education & TAFE

Calls by the Federal Minister for Sport, Bridgett McKenzie, for compulsory sport in schools will amount to little as our school fields and recreational spaces disappear into a sea of demountable classrooms under the Berejiklian Government.

July 19, 2018

Education & TAFE

Member for Summer Hill, Jo Haylen, today declared Labor’s commitment to return the option for Special Ethics Education to the enrolment form in NSW public schools as a victory for parents.

June 12, 2018

Education & TAFE

June 04, 2018

Education & TAFE

Jo Haylen, Member for Summer Hill, has called on the Government to explain why classrooms at the former Petersham West St TAFE campus have sat empty for almost two years following the delayed relocation of the Open High School to the site.

May 22, 2018

Education & TAFE

A question on notice to the Minister for Roads, Maritime and Freight regarding the school crossing at Bland Street, Haberfield.

May 17, 2018

Education & TAFE

Jo Haylen MP, Member for Summer Hill, has called on the Minister for Education to commit to building new classrooms instead of stadiums.

May 15, 2018

Education & TAFE

Member for Summer Hill, Jo Haylen, has come out swinging against the Turnbull Government’s decision to axe funding used to ensure the safety of children is protected in childcare and before and after school care centres.

May 14, 2018