The Leading Voice For Secondary Education in Australia
2024 National Education Summit
ASPA supports the joint Australian, state and territory government initiative "Be That Teacher" which highlights the value and importance of teachers and encourages Australians to consider a career in teaching. We encourage everyone to get behind it.
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The Principal's Voice
All of us agree: equity for all of our young people must be the national priority. We can start by funding every public school to 100% of the School Resource Standard, as a minimum.
All the leaders of Australia’s public secondary school principals’ associations met recently in Canberra.
The Australian Principal Occupational Health, Safety and Wellbeing Survey 2022 highlights the ongoing stress experienced by principals and school leaders, with many recording their highest levels.
ASPA Urges Intervention on Principals' Health & Wellbeing.
All public schools must be funded to 100% of the Schooling Resource Standard as a national priority. ASPA believes the Federal Government has an obligation to ensure that high quality public secondary education is provided to every young Australian.
National School Reform Agreement
We must ensure equitable access to the potential of AI for all our children and young people. Appropriate policy frameworks, resourcing and training for teachers and schools are required to adapt to AI applications in education.
AI in Schools