It has been revealed that a Queensland principal suspended 22 of his school’s students last week for sharing inappropriate images within the school.
Principals are outraged at being forced to sign a legal document confirming their compliance with new standards.
The Educator looks at the reports of alleged loopholes in teacher vetting processes in NSW schools, and what the state’s principals have to say about the issue.
There are warnings that minimal background checks for temporary teachers may be opening the door to paedophiles teaching in public schools.
Evangelical groups’ use of public school buildings to preach anti-gay views has human rights advocates deeply concerned.
Gonski funds were never intended to patch over a broken funding model, says Berwick Lodge Primary School principal, Henry Grossek.