School Governance

Top 10 Most Popular Articles for 2019

The legal and regulatory expectations placed upon schools - and the education system generally - are greater than ever b...

Enrolling Students with Disabilities: Getting it Right!

According to The Conversation, more than “12% of students with disability are being refused school enrolment, and over 4...

The Increasing Prevalence of Bushfires: Even Metropolitan Schools Can Be Affected

According to the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) “Climate change is influencing the frequency and severity of dangerous bush...

The Relationship Between the School Principal, the Business Manager and the Chair of the Governing Body

There are many different non-government school models and many different systemic non-government school models in Austra...

Schools Can Bloom in a Paperless Future

The jury might still be out when it comes to edtech deployed in classrooms for learning but, in school administration, t...

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...