School Governance

Top 10 Most Popular Articles for 2019

The legal and regulatory expectations placed upon schools - and the education system generally - are greater than ever b...

Enrolling Students with Disabilities: Getting it Right!

According to The Conversation, more than “12% of students with disability are being refused school enrolment, and over 4...

Weekly Wrap: December 12, 2019

The information in the Weekly Wrap is aggregated from other news sources to provide you with news that is relevant to th...

The Increasing Prevalence of Bushfires: Even Metropolitan Schools Can Be Affected

According to the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) “Climate change is influencing the frequency and severity of dangerous bush...

WA: Welcome to the Harmonised Work Health and Safety Laws (Almost)

Background Many observers were caught by surprise when the WA Government tabled the 277 page Work Health and Safety Bill...

Western Australian Registration—Updated 2020 Standards and Guide - Briefing Paper Available

The Western Australian Department of Education recently released new Registration Standards for Non-Government Schools a...

Weekly Wrap: December 5, 2019

The information in the Weekly Wrap is aggregated from other news sources to provide you with news that is relevant to th...

The Relationship Between the School Principal, the Business Manager and the Chair of the Governing Body

There are many different non-government school models and many different systemic non-government school models in Austra...

Excursion Risks: External Provider Management Is Not External Provider Due Diligence

We have written several School Governance articles discussing the ‘excursion management problem’ which is the need to ba...

Updates to South Australian School Registration Standards

At the end of October 2019, the South Australian Education Standards Board updated its Standards for Registration and Re...