Mark Allen news

  • What impact is the IPS model really having? by Brett Henebery

    The Independent Public Schools (IPS) model was designed to make schools more effective and accountable – but some say it’s creating a two-tiered system

  • Report slams school autonomy as divisive by Robert Ballantyne

    A review of the Independent Public Schools initiative warns that the policy is worsening inequality and reinforcing a two-tiered system.

  • Principals stand to gain ‘significantly’ from IPS by Brett Henebery

    One principal tells The Educator how he intends to use his newly attained decision-making powers under the Independent Public School (IPS) program to drive innovation and excellence at his school.