School Governance

Assessments of Overseas Student Policies and Procedures: What are Authorities Looking For?

Schools can only enrol and deliver education services to students in Australia on a student visa if they are registered ...

A Risk Schools Often Miss: Insufficient Governance Training for Governing Bodies

A quick literature search can provide many methods which, if applied effectively, would enable your school to develop an...

School Fees in 2040: On the Basis of the Current Educational CPI, Will Non-Government Schools Price Themselves Out of the Market?

Non-government schools are funded via a number of sources-most notably, school fees, per capita funding from Commonwealt...

World Teachers’ Day - October 25: Will Your School Celebrate Your Staff?

World Teachers’ Day is being celebrated in Australia on 25 October and the Australian Institute for Teaching and School ...

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...

The Burgeoning Workload of a School Leader. The Line Between Role and Responsibility. What Gives?

The education sector within Australia has undergone a barrage of reform in response to the globalisation of education an...

ATAR Assessments - Do the States and Territories Have it Right or are They Pushing Overworked Teachers to the Brink?

A recent article in The West Australian raised a number of issues that seem to be gathering interest across the country.

Staff Professional Development in a Technological Age. Are We Using the Technology Effectively?

Staff Professional Development in a Technological Age. Are we Using the Technology Effectively? As a young deputy princi...

New Whistleblower Obligations Start on 1 July 2019

What is the New “Whistleblower Legislation”? The Commonwealth Government has introduced changes to the Corporations Act ...

Q&A with expert Deborah de Fina, Principal Consultant - Child Protection at CompliSpace

Prior to joining CompliSpace, Deborah completed five years working with the Royal Commission into Institutional Response...