Public comment

AHISA's National Chairs and CEO Beth Blackwood reflect on topical issues of interest to independent schools.

2021

There have been no comments published in 2021.
2020

Leadership and COVID-19, The Rev. Chris Ivey - 27 March 2020

2019

NAPLAN 2018: What's up with writing?, Dr Mark Merry - 29 April 2019
My School, the media and misinformation, Beth Blackwood - 11 April 2019
In support of school leaders in New Zealand, Dr Mark Merry - 22 March 2019

2018

Schools and religious freedom, Beth Blackwood - 20 November 2018
National Apology to Victims and Survivors of Institutional Child Sexual Abuse,
Dr Mark Merry - 22 October 2018

Labor's schools policy takes shape, Beth Blackwood - 11 September 2018
Schools and a civil societyDr Mark Merry
- 11 July 2018
The Gonski 2.0 report is a test of national leadership, Dr Mark Merry - 7 May 2018
Funding a good future for Australian schooling, Beth Blackwood - 22 March 2018
Engagement vs entitlement, Dr Mark Merry - 20 March 2018
The challenge to choice, Dr Mark Merry - 30 January 2018
Leadership tenure: Fact and fallacy, Beth Blackwood - 18 January 2018

2017

A new era of child protection, Beth Blackwood - 20 December 2017
Leading the transformation of Australia's school system, Dr Mark Merry - 7 December 2017
Schools and freedom of religion, Beth Blackwood - 4 December 2017