The Victorian Education Department will soon be deploying integrity committees across the state as part of a crackdown on misconduct among senior school staff.
Principals will soon get a helping hand in the form of independent mediators who will help them resolve parental disputes in their schools.
The Educator investigates what is being done by principals to combat the recurring problem of social media-based threats against their schools.
Making news this week, principals tout new laws to protect against assaults, a Google exec explains why schools must change and a female staffer gets suspended.
Mandatory jail terms for people who assault police should extend to those who assault principals, Australian Principals Federation (APF) national president, Ron Bamford, tells The Educator.
Open plan classrooms are widely touted as ideal environments for students to learn, but is there enough research to back this claim up?