2014 Media Centre

Media Releases

December

29 December 2014 - Queensland's Senior Assessment and Tertiary Entrance System set for Important Revamp
19 December 2014 - Year 12 Queensland Students Eagerly Await OP Results
11 December 2014 - Independent Schools Look Forward to Exciting 2015
04 December 2014 - Queensland Independent Schools Back Education Accord Priorities 

November

21 November 2014 - Independent schools congratulate Year 12 graduates

October

30 October 2014 - Celebrating Our Teachers on World Teachers' Day
12 October 2014 - Independent Schools Welcome Review of Australian Curriculum Report

September 

25 September 2014 - Independent Schools Queensland Welcomes Education Accord Summit Priorities
24 September 2014 - Independent Schools Queensland Welcomes Assessment Review Recommendations
23 September 2014 - Independent Schools Urge Education Accord Focus on Improving Education Quality
08 September 2014 - Leadership for school Principals under the spotlight in Brisbane

August

27 August 2014 - New online tool to support parents and independent school communities
18 August 2014 - Independent Schools Queensland Welcomes Improved NAPLAN Outcomes
07 August 2014 - Decision Time for Parents Re School Choice

July

31 July 2014 - Independent Schools Welcome Education as a Cornerstone of The Queenland Plan
18 July 2014 - Independent Schools Are Ready for Year 7 Transition to Secondary School in 2015
15 July 2014 - New School Planning For Next two Decades Welcomed

June

3 June 2014 - Increased Schools Funding in State Budget Welcomed

May

21 May 2014 - Independent Schools Queensland Applauds Achievements of Year 12 Students
20 May 2014 - Independent Schools Support State Government Accord Initiative
15 May 2014 - Teaching the Teachers Under Spotlight at Independent Schools Queensland Symposium
14 May 2014 - Independent Schools welcome Federal Budget four-year significant increased school funding

March

17 March 2014 - Independent Schools Urge Streamlining of the Australian Curriculum 
Submission - Independent Schools Queensland Response to Review of the Australian Curriculum
05 March 2014 - NAPLAN Tests Don't Paint a Complete Picture

February

17 February 2014 - Education key Redcliffe by-election issue
14 February 2014 - Independent Schools Queensland welcomes new Australian Government targets for school attendance 
06 February 2014 - Australian Bureau of Statistics data shows continued growth for Queensland's independent schools

January

30 January 2014 - Education key Griffith by-election Issue
28 January 2014 - Non-government schools contribute significantly to education savings
16 January 2014 - New schools and expanded facilities for Queensland's independent sector in 2014
15 January 2014 - Independent schools welcome curriculum support resources

Opinion Articles

31 Dec 2014 - On Line Opinion: More Work Needed on Post-Gonski Funding for Independent School
30 Sep 2014 - On Line Opinion: No Need to Reject Competition as a Driving Force in Schooling Outcomes
28 Aug 2014 - On Line Opinion: Value of Detailed NAPLAN Data in Improving Student Outcomes
17 Jul 2014 - On Line Opinion: 2015 is Shaping Up as a Significant Year for Queensland Schools 
12 May 2014 - On Line Opinion: Still Time to Fix the School Funding Conundrum
16 Apr 2014 - The Courier-Mail: Independent School Parents Ease the Burden on Education System 
20 Mar 2014 - On Line Opinion: Schools Need to Prepare for a Period of Change 
31 Jan 2014 - On Line Opinion: Independent Schools Contribute Significantly to Australian Education

Letters to the Editor

12 Oct 2014 - The Australian re Parental Choice