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The AGM is over and you find yourself on the P&C executive committee. So, now what? Here's a checklist to get you started.

Forrest Primary School P&C tells us about their extremely successful out-of-school-hours care business which provides a substantial financial donation to the school each year.

It's that time of year again!

With the release of school NAPLAN results, league tables will soon emerge. Council has compiled this short guide on how to write to The Canberra Times to condemn this practice.

Council looks into school league tables and finds they are built on shaky ground.

A new report has questioned the benefits of homework, prompting Council to investigate.

Communicating well with parents is crucial to a P&C's work. Harrison school's P&C President, Angela Lewis, explains how their P&C Facebook presence has become a central part of their communications.

Most ACT public school grounds are now fenced and schools are reaping the rewards.

 

Council is finding more ways for canteens to share and enhance their expertise.

Four academic studies in the past year have found that the quality of private schools in Australia is not better than public schools. 

Every school needs a teacher librarian, write Holly Godfrey and Olivia Neilson.