Instead of a full-scale fete, some P&Cs are leveraging smaller, more focused events to create many of the same benefits.
National Reconciliation Week in May is a great time for families – and school communities – to explore and celebrate Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander histories, cultures and achievements. There are many ways your family or parent association could be involved.
An innovative project is bringing entrepreneurial thinking to help school canteens create a café feel.
Long-time Council volunteer, Sharon Ding, was recognised with an Excellence in Making Inclusion Happen award at the ACT Chief Minister's Inclusion Awards at the end of last year.
Marina Spurgin, Council’s Early Learning Officer, looks into play, playgroups and the role parent associations might play.
Our Infographic shows at a glance the enormous value our members - 93 P&Cs and preschool parent associations across Canberra - add each year to our public schools.
Never run an AGM before? Don’t panic!
Friendships, positivity, wellbeing and reading with children were among the top tips for a great start to school at Council’s recent parent forum, reports Early Learning Officer Marina Spurgin.
The ACT Government recently released its Infrastructure Plan. We’ve summarised what it includes for schools.
Canteen staff, volunteers and co-ordinators from ACT schools congregated to celebrate our wonderful school canteens and strive to make them even tastier, at this year’s Canteen Connect.