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Canberra’s key public-school parent group, the ACT Council of Parents and Citizens Associations (Council), welcomes the $55 million allocated in today’s ACT budget for new education initiatives. 

As ACT students go back to school, community leaders have written to ACT Chief Minister, Andrew Barr, calling on him to increase the number of psychologists in ACT schools as recommended by the Expert Panel On Students With Complex Needs and Challenging Behaviours

Canberra’s key public-school parent group, the ACT Council of Parents and Citizens Associations (Council), welcomes the ACT Government’s response to the newly released ‘Schools for all Children and Young People’ report.

The ACT Council of Parents and Citizens Associations has, for some time, identified bus driver training as an area of need. Several years ago, in response to parent concerns we helped establish disability awareness training for drivers of special needs buses, as well as new ACTION drivers.

The ACT Council of Parents and Citizens Associations (Council) proudly congratulates Vivienne Pearce on being recognised tonight with a 'Friend of Public Education Award', presented by the Australian Education Union as part of Public Education Week.