School Governance

Canteens and Tuck Shops - Promoting Healthy Food in Australian Schools

Schools and preschools have an important role in promoting healthy eating and physical activity to students and providin...

November 29: School Governance Weekly Wrap

AUSTRALIA Western Australian Primary Schools Set to Focus on Play-Based Learning in Bid to Engage Young Students

Religious Freedom and Inclusion: Challenges for Schools

On 19 November 2018, the Federal Senate Inquiry into "Legislative exemptions that allow faith-based educational institut...

Why Schools Cannot Wipe the Slate Clean on Child Protection

The Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse (Royal Commission) highlighted that historically...

The Dangers of School Sausage Sizzles: Peeling the Risk Onion

Bunnings recently introduced a new work health and safety recommendation that sausage sizzle stall holders place onions ...

November 22: School Governance Weekly Wrap

AUSTRALIA What Australian Kids Want on World Children's Day - 20 November

Financial Literacy and the School Curriculum: ASIC Announces Review of School Banking

On 18 October 2018, the Australian Securities and Investment Commission (ASIC) announced a national review of school ban...

Sexting as a Social Norm: How Schools Can Address the Legal and Social Risks for Students

On 29-30 October 2018, the NSW Government sponsored the NSW Anti-Bullying Conference, with guest speaker, Wendy Craig, a...

The Challenges of Gifted and Talented Education for Schools

According to Françoys Gagné’s Differentiated Model of Giftedness and Talent (Differentiated Model), young gifted childre...

November 15: School Governance Weekly Wrap

AUSTRALIA Schools Called to Take Action on Bullying for National Day of Action The Education Council has released a new ...