Professional Development for teachers and principals - Education Matters

Leadership coaching

Principals Australia Institute CEO Paul Geyer addresses how to increase leadership effectiveness and achieve school outcomes. Read more

Building adaptive excellence

Peter Goss, School Education Program Director at Grattan Institute, looks at lessons learned in the classroom to develop a more adaptive system.  Read more

AITSL develops education leadership plan

The Australian Institute for Teaching and School Leadership (AITSL), a Federal Government-funded group that provides leadership for the Australian, State and Territory Governments in promoting excellence in teaching and school leadership, has released guidelines to develop school leadership. Read more

Case Study: Monmia Primary School, VIC

Monmia Primary School is a state school situated in Keilor Downs, Victoria. The school has students ranging from the preparatory level to Year 6. Aside from the two preparatory classes, students are placed in composite classes, each comprising of two year levels. Read more

Leading the self

Leadership is a multifaceted construct with an important component being leading oneself, intentionally influencing your thinking, feelings and behaviours to achieve your goals (Bryant & Kazan, 2012). It is a practice that requires deliberate consideration and structured self-reflection and is essential for growth (Nesbit, 2010). Read more