How principals are leading change through social media
As community engagement becomes an increasingly important consideration for principals, The Educator looks at some solutions that are working wonders for some schools.
Exclusive: Piccoli’s vision for principals
NSW Education Minister, Adrian Piccoli, tells The Educator that declining standards mean some changes lay ahead for the state’s principals.
Principals boost teacher morale…with an old-school twist
A leading educator has implemented a strategy to boost staff morale in schools – and reinstate the status of teaching.
The PD solution saving principals time and money
An effective new platform has helped hundreds of schools in one state supercharge their professional development.
Principals hit with exam warning
One state has warned its principals that they will face tough new penalties if their students’ exam results are leaked.
New program rewards inspiring teachers, principals
Schools Plus CEO, Rosemary Conn, tells The Educator how a new program aims to raise the profile of high-performing teachers and school leaders.
How principals can fight child poverty
The CEO of a leading children’s charity says alarming child poverty levels should motivate schools to strengthen their community networks.
Student poverty on the rise, report shows
Gonski funding could be crucial to reversing child poverty rates, Dr David Morawetz, founder of the Social Justice Fund, tells The Educator.
Taking data visualisation to the next level
One university is working on an initiative that could enhance the way visual data is displayed and delivered in classrooms across Australia.
Program gives young change-makers a shot at success
The Educator looks at a new program providing young entrepreneurs with the skills to turn their dreams into reality.