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Media & Resources
News, views and debate on Queensland’s independent schools sector.
As part of its role representing the diverse and unique needs of Queensland independent schools, Independent Schools Queensland regularly provides comment, interviews, media releases and opinion pieces on a range of issues that affect the sector. We also produce informative and thought-provoking discussion papers about key areas of school policy as well as conduct a regular statewide survey on the key drivers behind why parents choose independent schools.
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.
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.
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.