We are the peak body of ACT public school parent associations. We promote the interests of parents and other school community members to government.
We also help school parent associations to operate effectively.
At our P&C: Business manager
Some P&Cs provide complex services for parents which are essentially small business undertakings. What can you do when it gets too much for volunteers to manage? We spoke to several P&Cs who now employ an operations manager to oversee their businesses.
Council Executive member Jane Koitka has some great tips for grandparents wanting to be more involved in schools, and for parent associations looking for volunteers.
P&C Photo Competition - WINNERS!
Announcing the winners of our photo competition.
Your questions answered: ILPs
At Council’s General Meeting in May, parents had many questions on the use of ILPs in our public schools. The Education Directorate's Jean Walker has provided some answers.
Cultural integrity in our schools
The Education Directorate is taking a new approach to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Education, as the Directorate’s Patrick Chapman explains.