School Governance

Are Your Risk Controls Actually Working? Getting the Information You Need, So You Can Sleep At Night

Many schools have risk registers and provide reports on these registers to the school governing body or executive team. ...

Bushfire Season is Nearly Upon Us - Is Your School Prepared for its Bushfire Risks?

The bushfire season of 2019/20 affected every Australian and has left physical scars on our country and emotional scars ...

Excursions by State/Territory for Term 4 2020 – What Schools Can Do and How to Help to Ensure Safety

AAs we begin Term 4 across the country, it’s exciting to see that schools in every state and territory have returned to ...

Webinar Series: Risk Management for School Governing Bodies and Leaders

As schools prepare for the final term of 2020 and begin planning for 2021, the Editorial Team at School Governance want ...

Risk Maturity Survey Results

CompliSpace has created a Risk Maturity Survey for non-government schools. If you’d like to assess your school’s risk ma...

The Top Five Future Trends in Education - Can They be Considered Strategic Risks?

According to Mccrindle, in their recent blog and in their Education Future Report and Infographic (Report), the top five...

School Governance Suggestion Box

We want your Suggestions! School Governance aims to help you stay on top of and understand your risk and compliance issu...

Filming and Livestreaming School Events During COVID-19 - Managing Privacy and Safety

Livestreaming of graduation and award ceremonies with relevant students and teachers in attendance but family and friend...

Suspensions and Expulsions: Are They Still Valid Sanctions?

Figures regarding school disciplinary processes collated by the ABC indicate that suspension and expulsion rates are gen...

School Excursions and Camps: Practical Things Schools Can Be Doing Now - Part 2

A few weeks ago, I published the article, Why Now is the Time That Schools Should Be Planning Their Camps and Excursions...