School Governance

Evaluating Board Performance

Effective and Ineffective Boards In his article published in the Harvard Business Review What Makes Great Boards Great J...

Updated VRQA Guidelines Increase Governance Requirements for Victorian Schools

The Victorian Registration & Qualifications Authority (VRQA)’s updated Guidelines to the Minimum Standards and Requireme...

CBA Failures Identified by APRA Panel – Are They Relevant to Schools?

The Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA) released the Final Report of the Prudential Inquiry (Final Report)...

The Cost of Being Compliant is Minimal Compared to the Costs of Being Caught Out!

For many organisations, especially those in highly regulated industries such as financial services, education and health...

Child Safety Curriculums (Part Two): Schools Face Curriculum Compliance Issues Relating to Child Abuse Prevention and Respectful Relationships

This is the second part of a two-part series exploring school curriculums and associated compliance with child safety re...

Child Safety Curriculums (Part One): Schools Face Curriculum Compliance Issues Relating to Child Abuse Prevention and Respectful Relationships

This is the first part of a two-part series exploring school curriculums and associated compliance with child safety req...

One Profession, One Process: Full Report of the National Review of Teacher Registration Released

Registration and accreditation systems, regardless of their target profession or institution, are key mechanisms for ben...

Public Information (Part Two): Are Schools Keeping their Communities in the Dark?

This is the second part of a two-part series exploring the kinds of information schools must and should make publicly av...

Public Information (Part One): Are Schools Keeping their Communities in the Dark?

This is the first part of a two-part series exploring the kinds of information schools must and should make publicly ava...

To Enrol or Not to Enrol: If This is the Question, Can it be Discriminatory?

While children are of compulsory school age, they are legislatively required to be enrolled in some kind of education pr...