School Governance

Financial Literacy and the School Curriculum: ASIC Announces Review of School Banking

On 18 October 2018, the Australian Securities and Investment Commission (ASIC) announced a national review of school ban...

The Challenges of Gifted and Talented Education for Schools

According to Françoys Gagné’s Differentiated Model of Giftedness and Talent (Differentiated Model), young gifted childre...

Cyber Attacks in Schools Surge as OAIC Releases Third Quarter Notifiable Data Breach Report

The New Zealand Herald has reported that six schools were targeted with "dozens of attacks" aimed at taking down their w...

The Education Funding Shortfall: Are Schools Financially Dependent on the Hip Pockets of Teachers and Parents?

According to Federal Government figures, total Commonwealth recurrent investment in Australian schools for the next 10 y...

The Australian Student Wellbeing Framework: Safe, Supported, Included and Connected

On 19 October 2018, the Federal Minister for Education launched the Australian Student Wellbeing Framework (Wellbeing Fr...

Reputation Risk for Schools in the Age of Social Media

Reputation risk in schools can be hard to quantify but can make or break a non-government school. Reputation can be one ...

Isolation Rooms, Dark Cupboards and Cages: Calling Time-Out on Disability Discrimination in Schools

Victorian Disability Discrimination Payouts The Age recently reported that, over the past few years, the Department of E...

Children with AD/HD: Best Practices for Promoting Positive Behaviour

AD/HD Awareness Month is celebrated every October, with events and activities happening all across the country and now, ...

Foreign Bribery and Schools: Draft Legislation and Review of the Role of Education Agents

Compliance with the 2018 National Code of Practice for Providers of Education and Training to Overseas Students 2018 (Na...