Principals are siphoning funds from other areas of their school budget to help students with disabilities, a new survey reveals.
A state education minister has responded to claims made by the Federal Government that the states are not investing enough money in their schools.
Making news this week, the govt lashes states on funding, an audit raises school asbestos fears and principals expand horizons.
Federal Education Minister Simon Birmingham has denied claims of a funding crisis and slammed the states for not investing in their own schools.
NSW principals are calling for the State Government to provide certainty over its commitment to fund schools up to and beyond 2018.
Cash-strapped schools are turning to P&Cs for funding, but principals warn this might only worsen the disadvantage gap in some communities.