There is a growing awareness within Australia of the importance of safe learning environments in promoting social and academic outcomes for students.
Making Australian Schools Safer, written by Dr Helen McGrath, is a summary report of the outcomes of the National Safe Schools Framework Best Practice grants program.
The grants program was managed by the Alannah & Madeline Foundation on behalf of the Commonwealth Department of Education, Science and Training. The program provided grants to schools to initiate projects that improve student wellbeing.
Making Australian Schools Safer outlines projects undertaken by schools, the outcomes and key issues. It provides six guiding principles for success in developing and maintaining safe school environments. These principles encourage schools to support innovative and effective approaches to achieve a safe school environment for both staff and students.Making Australian Schools Safer
The Buddy Run, held on 21 October 2018, was an Anti-Bullying Fun Run which brought children and families together to step up against bullying and spread the message that bullying is never ok.Read More >
It’s a natural progression from the Family Law Court to head of the National Centre Against Bullying, says Diana Bryant.Read More >
The Hon Joseph Kay has recommended that the Hon Chief Justice Diana Bryant be appointed as the new Chair.Read More >
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