The Educator asks Chris Presland, president of the NSW Secondary Principals Council… What kind of year can principals expect in 2017?
While extra funding and resources are flowing into schools, there is another type of support waiting in the wings that could make a significant change.
Principals warn that removing their state’s education minister in the near-term would drastically shake up the schooling system, and not for the best.
Five principals have been recognised for their significant contributions to teaching and learning.
Under new reforms, high school students who fail to get their annual flu jabs could be banned from attending class.
New figures on the misuse of technology show the scale of cyberbullying and sexting reports in NSW schools.