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

Premier Gladys Berejiklian has broken her promise to ensure her federal Liberal colleagues honour the so called Gonski funding agreement, costing schools in Strathfield and Summer Hill thousands of dollars in funding.

May 16, 2017

Education & TAFE

When it comes to public education, we must pull back the pendulum and restore the ability of all parents to make these decisions for themselves.

May 11, 2017

Education & TAFE

A young LGBTI person is 14 times more likely to commit suicide. That is the enormity of the problem that faces us.

May 04, 2017

Education & TAFE

OSHC is vitally important to working families, and its in crisis. 

April 06, 2017

Education & TAFE

NSW Labor MPs have expressed outrage over the Australian Human Rights Commission decision not to publicly release data on individual universities, nor make recommendations as a result of a study into sexual assault on campus.

April 05, 2017

Education & TAFE

We must endeavour to undertake coordinated and sustainable strategic planning and the District Plans provide a unique opportunity to action this goal. We have to get this planning right.

March 31, 2017

Education & TAFE

The Berejiklian Government has refused to rule out building a dangerous dive site next to an Inner West school, as part of its plans for Westconnex.

March 29, 2017

Education & TAFE

A six-year old boy was struck by a vehicle outside Haberfield Public School.

March 07, 2017

Education & TAFE

This week and next, students are celebrating orientation, O-Week, on university campuses across New South Wales. 

February 23, 2017

Education & TAFE

Local Member for Summer Hill, Jo Haylen, is calling on the new education minister to immediately fix the school maintenance backlog as local children are forced to return to dilapidated classrooms. 

January 30, 2017