Rodney Clarke

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Channel 7 News – Teachers Aide Funding

On the 14th May, 2010, Barry O’Farrel, Leader of the Opposition, invited Penny, Daniel, William and I to have a talk with the media regarding the blatant discrimination demonstrated by the Labour Government towards parents of children with a disability and their right to choose their school and how they hold these same parents to …

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Media on Teachers Aide Funding

13th May, 2010 Manly Daily – Aide Snub for Poster Boy Daniel Clarke Sydney Morning Herald – Disabled Boys Education Funding Slashed 20100513 Sydney Morning Herald – Disabled boy’s education funding slashed Channel 7 News

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NBCS Rallies to support Daniel

In our plight to fund a teachers aide for Daniel while he attends Northern Beaches Christian School we have worked diligently with the school community and the government to develop a solution for Daniel that will see a teachers aide fully funded. The entire school community, from the executive, to the staff and parents (right …

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When the Prime Minister came to visit…

In November 2007 the Australian Prime Minister, Hon. John Howard, came to visit Daniel Clarke at his home in Terrey Hills, NSW.  After meeting them he then recorded the following YouTube message…

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Summary of funding for a Teachers Aide for Daniel

Summary In essence, when Daniel was in year 6 in Terrey Hills Public school the department of eduction funded a teachers aide for him full time (To help him eat at morning tea and lunch, toileting, scribing for him during lessons, assistance on outings, supervising in playground, etc.).  When we were choosing a high school …

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