A leading education lawyer explains how schools can respond if a parent’s behaviour is inappropriate or unacceptable
Stress is a significant barrier for education leaders but it can take a personal crisis before some principals realise there’s a problem
A Department of Education investigation is underway after a principal allegedly chased a disabled student with a cattle prod.
He wears 1970s vintage jeans, a knee-length bear fur coat and teaches kids how to fire a shotgun. Meet principal Mike Fairclough of West Rise Junior school.
A former student has sued his school’s overseeing body over physical and psychological damages relating to bullying.
In a case called “a waste of government funds”, a former principal has been found not guilty after failing to comply with correct procedures.
The NSW Education Minister says an oversupply of under-performing teaching graduates is hurting the quality of education in classrooms.
More than 8,500 teachers will soon hold full-day strikes as a wage dispute lasting almost a year drags on.