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
These steps have been created by experts at the Alannah & Madeline Foundation’s National Centre Against Bullying and is a vital guide for parents, teachers and children who need to know how to manage the issue.Read More >
The Australian Covert Bullying Prevalence Study, commissioned by the Australian Government.Read More >
Study commissioned by the Australian Government to evaluate the effectiveness of the Method of Shared Concern approach to address bullying in Australian schools.Read More >
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