24 September – Updated advice for NSW schools on a range of issues relating to schools including camps, singing and musical instruments and social events is available here.
7 September – information on the ‘roadmaps’ for the easing of restrictions in Victoria is summarised here.
3 September – Guidelines for Queensland State schools provide a useful resource to prompt thinking on many practical issues.
6 August – Details of the latest additional Victorian restrictions are included in our Briefing.
29 July -The chat Q&A from the School Leaders “Town Hall” 28 July 2020 are now available.
22 July – our Keeping Schools Safe, Employment Relations Issues – Returning to onsite teaching, and Term Three and Beyond documents have all been updated.
21 July – details of the extension to JobKeeper are available in our Briefing.
12 July – we have outlined the recent changes made for Term Three education in some Victorian Government schools in our Briefing.
12 July – our Keeping Schools Safe document has been updated to address the “Al-Taqwa Cluster” in Victoria, border restriction orders and the wearing of face masks in areas of higher community transmission.
20 June – new document, Term Three and Beyond, dealing with issues schools are likely to be faced with as they move into terms three and four 2020.
10 June – read our Briefing for an update of the status of the various school data collections in the light of COVID-19.
8 June – the Government has started to wind back COVID-19 support measures in relation to early learning centres, see details in our Briefing.
1 June – fully revised and updated resource for schools to assist in responding to employment relations issues that might arise in the context of returning to onsite teaching
1 June – the impact of the latest Victorian public health orders has been addressed in the our Keeping Schools Safe document
Other Key Updates –
Information to assist schools in responding to any ‘outbreak’ is available here or as a download below.
AHPPC has released a statement on risk management for re-opening boarding schools and school-based residential colleges, see here
The Australian Health Protection Principal Committee (AHPPC) has released ADVICE to to reduce even further the relatively low risk of COVID-19 transmission in schools.
Our Briefing covers the Regulatory and Compliance Changes in response to COVID-19 including the temporary regulatory relief in relation to Governance Standards 1 and 5 and External Conducts Standards 1 and 2 announced by the ACNC.
School cleaning and COVID-19 information in our Briefing.
The links to all applicable public health instruments can be found here.
Updates from May
Updates from April
Updates from March