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

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

Education & TAFE

Jo Haylen, Member for Summer Hill, today raised concerns about the Greater Sydney Commission’s plans for the inner west.

The Commission released its draft plans for Sydney earlier today, indicating rapid increases in density across the South, West and Inner West of Sydney, with few details on community infrastructure including schools and open spaces.

The plans are open for community feedback until March 2017. 

November 21, 2016

Education & TAFE

Jo Haylen, Member for Summer Hill, today condemned the decision of St Paul’s College not to participate in the University of Sydney cultural review being undertaken by Former Sex Discrimination Commissioner Elizabeth Broderick AO.

November 18, 2016

Education & TAFE

Maintaining the best standards in public education must be the number one priority of government.

September 23, 2016

Education & TAFE

Every student has the right to feel safe at school, irrespective of their race, religious beliefs, gender identity or sexuality. 

September 22, 2016

Education & TAFE

Every student has a right to feel safe at school - Irrespective of their race, religious beliefs, their gender identity or sexuality.

September 22, 2016

Education & TAFE

The Government is pumping density all through the inner west but there's no sign of planning for the community infrastructure we need.

September 07, 2016