Gonski 2.0 and reforms in education policy

Gonski 2.0 and reforms in education policy

NSW
Jun 14
CEDA NSW/ACT is delighted to welcome Department of Education and Training, Secretary, Dr Michele Bruniges AM to the 2018 Trustee program. 

Speakers

Dr Michele Bruniges AM, Secretary, Department of Education and Training

Event overview

Guest speaker Department of Education and Training, Secretary, Dr Michele Bruniges AM, will be speaking on Gonski 2.0 and reforms in education policy, and commenting on the priorities across her portfolio. 

This briefing is by invitation only to CEDA Trustees. Trustees are senior leaders nominated by CEDA member organisations. At CEDA boardroom briefings Trustees hear from an informed, expert guest speaker in a private, small group setting. Invitations to boardroom briefings are a valued benefit of CEDA membership. Chatham House Rule applies.

Meet the speaker

Dr Michele Bruniges AM
Secretary, Department of Education and Training

Dr Michele Bruniges AM is the Secretary of the Australian Department of Education and Training. The department administers the Australian Government’s interests in quality early learning, schooling, higher education, international education and research, skills and training. Dr Bruniges has held this position since April 2016.

Prior to this, she led the NSW Department of Education and Communities, one of Australia’s largest state government departments with a workforce of over 84,000 staff and direct responsibility for over 2,200 schools.

Previously, Dr Bruniges led the ACT Department of Education and held senior roles in the Australian Government’s Department of Education, Employment and Workplace Relations. Her qualifications include a PhD in Educational Measurement and a Masters in Education. She is a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors, a Churchill Fellow and a Fellow of the Australian College of Educators and the Australian Council for Educational Leaders.

Dr Bruniges is a Member of the Order of Australia, and in 2012 was recognised for her work in public policy as a joint recipient of the Inaugural 100 Women of Influence Awards.

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