School Governance

The Link Between Ineffective Complaints Handling and the Use of the Whistleblowing Protections (Part Two)

When developing a complaints handling policy, schools have been finding that there are a variety of factors to consider....

Evaluating Board Performance

Effective and Ineffective Boards In his article published in the Harvard Business Review What Makes Great Boards Great J...

Overseas Students and Mental Health – How Can You Support Them?

Overseas Students International Education in Australia has experienced substantial growth in the last decade resulting i...

Weekly Wrap: May 23, 2019

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

The Link Between Ineffective Complaints Handling and the Use of the Whistleblowing Protections (Part One)

As discussed in our previous School Governance article, an unmanaged complaint or internal grievance can escalate into a...

Helpful Resources to Mark National Boarding Schools Week 2019

It’s National Boarding Schools Week so, in acknowledgement, we have compiled a list of some valuable resources for board...

Updated VRQA Guidelines Increase Governance Requirements for Victorian Schools

The Victorian Registration & Qualifications Authority (VRQA)’s updated Guidelines to the Minimum Standards and Requireme...

Weekly Wrap: May 16, 2019

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

Significant Increase in Penalties for Breaching Whistleblower Law

On 4 February 2019, the Federal Government released its Response to the Final Report of the Royal Commission into Miscon...

Australian Government Proposes Tougher Penalties to Protect Online Privacy

On 25th March 2019, the Federal Government announced plans to reform existing privacy laws and penalties in order to bet...