School Governance

Governance Finances - Do Your Governing Body Members Understand Their Financial Accountability?

According to the Australian Tax Office (ATO), teaching and learning about taxation and superannuation should be an integ...

Who in a School Needs (or Can Get) a Working with Children Check? It Depends on Where You Are!

The Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse (Royal Commission) made a range of recommendatio...

Weekly Wrap: July 30, 2020

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

Create a Professional Learning Strategy…and Future Proof It!

Professional learning at schools is a constantly changing landscape, with the current COVID-19 pandemic permanently alte...

The Gap is Still Far from Closed: Addressing Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Educational Disadvantage

The recent Black Lives Matter demonstrations in Australia have highlighted widespread community concern about the ongoin...

Weekly Wrap: July 23, 2020

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

Schools and Overseas Students: Government Announces Fee Exemptions for CRICOS Registration – Current and New Applications

Pre 2020, the overseas students education sector in Australia experienced substantial growth resulting in it becoming Au...

How Does GHS7 Impact Hazardous Chemicals Used in Schools?

In a previous School Governance article, we reported on the adoption of the Globally Harmonized System of Classification...

Weekly Wrap: July 16, 2020

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

Employment Law Changes from (or around) 1 July 2020 – Brief Overview

We briefly outline below the changes relating to employment that apply on or around 1 July.