School Governance

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...

Student Welfare for Boarders – Far From Home and Culture

Boarding schools are now seen as caretakers of boarder wellbeing, with the non-academic program including the values, le...

Boarding Standard AS 5725:2015 - Where are we up to?

Since the publication of AS 5725:2015 Boarding Standard for Australian schools and residences (AS 5725 or the Standard) ...

Boarding does not work in a vacuum – it is an interdependent component of the total school experience

There are nearly 200 non-government schools in Australia that cater for boarders. In addition, there are many government...

Boarding Webinar: Frequently Asked Questions about balancing risk management and student care

Just as education has progressed immensely, so too have boarding houses and the facilities associated with them. However...

Boarding in schools: Emerging trends for 2017

School boarding houses and boarding facilities have changed dramatically for the better since I first did boarding house...

Principal's Handling of Alleged Boarding House Rape Demonstrates the Importance of 'Leading from the Top'

Testimonies given this week by key leaders of an elite Sydney boys school (the School) at the Royal Commission into Inst...