The Diploma in Educational Studies (Tertiary Preparation)
29 Oct 2020
The Diploma in Educational Studies (Tertiary Preparation) has been developed for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students and will be delivered at Australian Catholic University's (ACU) Brisbane Campus.
Media Release - QCEC & CSPQ welcome ALP funding commitment
21 Oct 2020
An election commitment from the Australian Labor Party to boost funding for family engagement would have positive outcomes for students according to the Queensland Catholic Education Commission (QCEC) and Catholic School Parents Queensland (CSPQ).
The ALP has committed to increase funding for family engagement strategies to $140,000 per year so more schools can be supported to engage families with their children’s learning. Read the full media release here >>
QLD State Election 2020
23 Sep 2020
Catholic School Parents Queensland and the Queensland Catholic Education Commission have put forward the following requests to the major parties during the state election. Read our policy summaries here >>
Parents: Do you have a young person in Yr 12?
17 Sep 2020
Have you checked that they have registered for the ATAR portal as this information is online release only. For further information and "How to" video https://www.qtac.edu.au/atar/
Minister Tehan launches new CSPA Case Studies
17 Sep 2020
Catholic School Parents Australia (CSPA) have developed new case studies for their Gearing up for parent engagement website, that were launched by the Minister for Education Dan Tehan MP on 15 September. Read the CSPA media release about the launch here >>
This year The Fathering Project Team has developed a campaign and material for you to use with your Dads Group and broader school community, including with your students so they can let their dad or father-figure know how special they are. Download resources here >>
Growing Up Digital Australia: Phase 2, Want to Hear from You
18 Aug 2020
The Gonski Institute have recently launched Phase 2 of the Growing Up Digital Australia research project. We are hoping to hear from as many parents, carers and grandparents as possible from all walks of life.
Please forward to other parents in your school community or post on your school Face book page. Don't forget to ask Grandparents to participate also.