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

Jo Haylen, the Member for Summer Hill, has condemned the Government's decision to close Petersham TAFE West Street Campus and calls on the Government to retain the campus as a public education facility. 

June 21, 2016

Education & TAFE

“If the Government refuses to maintain West St as a TAFE campus, they should categorically keep the property in public hands.

June 14, 2016

Education & TAFE

Baird Government underspends education budget while inner west school maintenance backlog soars

June 08, 2016

Education & TAFE

Sexual assault anywhere, anytime and committed by anybody is an unforgivable act. The alarming incidence of sexual assault on university campuses must no longer be ignored. 

May 31, 2016

Education & TAFE

Jo Haylen, the Member for Summer Hill, gave a stinging speech in Parliament today condemning the Minister for Education’s failure to act on a 2014 request from St John’s College to reform its council following the near-death of a student in 2012.

May 31, 2016

Education & TAFE

A dangerous school crossing used by Marrickville West Public School children every day has prompted a renewed campaign for flashing lights. 

May 24, 2016

Education & TAFE

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April 27, 2016

Education & TAFE

Ms Haylen joined Prue Car, the Shadow Minister for Skills, at Petersham TAFE to condemn the Baird Government’s continued attacks on TAFE education in NSW.

April 19, 2016

Education & TAFE

The maintenance backlog for public schools in the Summer Hill electorate tops $6.6 million under Mike Baird.

April 18, 2016

Education & TAFE

Jo Haylen, the Member for Summer Hill, today welcomed the decision to finally allow students to use their Opal cards and travel for free on the Inner West Light Rail, questioning the Government's delay.

April 01, 2016