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Our people

Independent Schools Queensland (ISQ) is a not-for profit membership organisation governed by a Board of Directors. Our operations are managed by Executive Director, David Robertson, a senior leadership team and more than 50 staff based in our Brisbane office.

We also represent the interests of the independent sector on a large range of boards, committees and advisory groups. ISQ is a member of the Independent Schools Council of Australia, the national peak body for independent schooling in Australia.

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Re-engaging students in education

22 June 2018 - Young people who have disengaged from mainstream education now represent 1 in every 80 students enrolled at Queensland independent schools, contradicting a common public perception that the sector only caters for the privileged.

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Economic factors influencing the sector

19 June 2018 - This issue of Briefings looks at the economic factors influencing the health of the independent schooling sector and examines Cognitive Load Theory and the learning limits of students. 

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ISQ responds to Qld Budget

12 June 2018 - Independent Schools Queensland has welcomed the record allocation of $98.4m to support capital works in non-state schools in the 2018-19 Queensland Budget handed down today.

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