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Legislative Assembly for the ACT: 2003 Week 12 Hansard (20 November) . . Page.. 4527..


Non-teaching staff numbers

(Question No 1035)

Mr Pratt asked the Minister for Education, Youth and Family Services, upon notice, on 22 October 2003:

In relation to staff numbers:

(1) What is the total number of non-teaching staff employed by the ACT Department of Education, Youth and Family Services;

(2) How many of the total number of non-teaching staff are permanent;

(3) How many of the total number of non-teaching staff are on contract;

(4) How many of the total number of non-teaching staff hold administrative positions;

(5) How many of the total number of non-teaching staff hold policy related positions.

Ms Gallagher

: The answer to Mr Pratt's question is:

(1) - (4) The information concerning staff numbers is detailed in the Department of Education, Youth and Family Services 2002-2003 Annual Report.

(5) Positions are not flagged as policy positions as such. Most positions at the SOG C level (or equivalent) and above would be involved in policy development and/or implementation to some degree.

Internet usage in schools

(Question No 1036)

Mr Pratt asked the Minister for Education, Youth and Family Services, upon notice, on 22 October 2003:

In relation to Internet usage in schools:

(1) How many primary schools in the ACT use the Internet in class as a research tool;

(2) How many high schools in the ACT use the Internet in class as a research tool;

(3) How many primary schools in the ACT allow students general access to the Internet;

(4) How many high schools in the ACT allow students general access to the Internet;

(5) Are there any security measures in place to prevent students from accessing inappropriate material on the Internet;

(6) If so, what are they and do all schools in the ACT who use the Internet in class as a research tool use these security measures;


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