The latest release of Education data shows that Tasmanian schools have more teachers, more specialist staff, more funding and more enrolments.
These statistics demonstrate the record level of investment the Hodgman Liberal Government is making in education – highlighted by our $7.1 billion investment in the State Budget.
Since we have been in Government, we have regularly released key education data as part of our commitment to transparency and openness.
Key data for 2018-19 being released today includes:
The Budget includes $145 million in recurrent funding which allows for an additional 358 new staff, including 250 new teachers, and $184.2 million in education infrastructure.
The full report is available at: www.education.tas.gov.au