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Tonight, parents will be asking ACT election candidates to commit to measures to fully support public school students at an Education Election Forum hosted by the ACT Council of Parents and Citizens Association (Council).

Responding to the Canberra Liberals’ recent policy announcement, the ACT Council of Parents and Citizens Associations (Council) welcomes flashing signs in school zones.

The ACT Council of Parents and Citizens Associations (Council), Companion House and ACT Principals Association have teamed up to host a forum to help schools create a sense of belonging for migrant and refugee parents and students.

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