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Leaders – born, then made and paid?

With low numbers of applicants for school leadership positions, Malcolm Elliott, President of the Australian Primary Principals Association (APPA), sheds light on why many educators may be holding back from taking this next step.

As you read this brief article, I hope you find something to assist you in your work – especially if you are in a leadership role, formal or informal, in an education setting. Read more


Girls leadership program aims to develop future leaders

A girls leadership program by Cricket Victoria is working to help Year 7 and 8 students become positive role models by focussing on areas such as resilience, standing up for yourself as well as others, developing a can-do mindset and more.

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ASPA: Future schools, future leadership

Andrew Pierpoint, President of the Australian Secondary Principals’ Association (ASPA), speaks about the important role leadership plays in the nation’s education and schools future.

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Canterbury College: Encouraging success

Daniel Walker, Principal and CEO at Canterbury College, speaks with Education Matters about how creating a happy environment, combined with a focus on wellbeing and modern technology, is setting students up for the future.

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