School Governance

What is in a Name? Navigating the Confusing World of State and Territory Terminology For School Years

Education is a shared responsibility of the Australian (Federal) Government and the individual state and territory gover...

Weekly Wrap: October 24, 2019

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

Duty of Care in a School Environment - How Long is a Piece of String?

Over the years, we have published many articles regarding duty of care in schools. A quick search of the School Governan...

Western Australian Registration -2020 Guide Released

The Western Australian Department of Education’s Guide to the Registration Standards and Other Requirements for Non-Gove...

Weekly Wrap: October 17, 2019

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

Five Tips to Help Non-Government Schools Manage LGBTIQA+ Student Issues

Recently there has been a lot of media attention on the way non-government schools manage issues relating to LGBTIQA+ st...

NSW Government’s Proposed Changes to the Reportable Conduct Scheme

Royal Commission Recommendation for Nationally Consistent Reportable Conduct Schemes In its final report, the Royal Comm...

Weekly Wrap: October 10, 2019

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

The Sergeant Major: A School Disciplinarian from Yesteryear, Today or Tomorrow?

There have been a number of recent media articles in relation to violence in schools including about escalating violence...

Public Health Laws are Changing: Is your School Up-to-Date?

The last two years have seen a flurry of activity in relation to public health laws across Australia. In this article we...