Glossary term: Standing Council on Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment

Acronym: SCOTESE

A COAG Standing Council established in September 2011 to replace the Ministerial Council for Tertiary Education and Employment. It was responsible for high-level policy for the national tertiary education, skills and employment system, including strategic policy, priority setting, planning and performance, and key cross-sectoral issues.

In December 2013, SCOTESE was replaced by the newly established COAG Industry and Skills Council (CISC).

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