These awards would not be possible without the support and generous contributions of our sponsors.
For over fifty years Teachers Mutual Bank has provided key financial services to Australian educators. Now, Teachers Mutual Bank Limited is one of Australia’s largest mutual banks, comprising three brands: the original Teachers Mutual Bank, UniBank, and Firefighters Mutual Bank. With over 186,000 members and more than $6 billion in assets, Teachers Mutual Bank Ltd is one of Australia’s largest mutual banks. Teachers Mutual Bank continues to be passionate about assisting members secure their financial futures through superior member support and banking products.
Teachers Mutual Bank Ltd is a market leader in member advocacy in the Australian banking sector, and is also committed to strong standards of corporate responsibility through community investment and ethical business as one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies*.
*‘World’s Most Ethical Companies’ Award, from Ethisphere Institute. (Awarded, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014)
Edith Cowan University has been at the forefront of teacher education for over 100 years and has a strong reputation for the quality of its graduates.
Our experienced academic team are world leaders in tertiary teaching in the area of teacher education and strive to find better ways to prepare quality teachers through innovative teaching and learning, research, and community based partnerships with schools.
ECU has been named in the Top 200 for Education in the QS World University Rankings for 2020. The rankings highlight the world’s top universities across 48 individual subjects, based on academic reputation, employer reputation and research impact.
ECU has also been ranked Australia’s top public university for student teaching quality for five years in a row in the QILT (Quality Indicators for Learning and Teaching) survey released in 2020.
We are extremely proud of these achievements and are delighted to sponsor the WA Beginning Teacher of the Year award category, as we firmly believe in recognising, supporting and nurturing new talent in the classroom.