Posts Tagged ‘Principals’

Aussie principals refuse to distribute Church political letter

Friday, July 1st, 2016

Several principals of Catholic schools in Victoria won’t distribute a Catholic Education Commission letter that warns against voting for the Greens. The commission wrote to tens of thousands of Victorian parents at some 100 schools last week. The letter, from CEC chief executive Stephen Elder, claimed that the Greens’ education policies would result in less Read more

Worksafe man with Catholic school link knows new law fears

Friday, April 8th, 2016

A Worksafe manager who is also on the board of trustees at a Wellington Catholic school says he understands concerns about a new health and safety law. Worksafe communications general manager John Tulloch said the new legislation reflected modern workplace conditions, the Southland Times reported. Mr Tulloch is on the board of trustees at St Read more

Concern over injury liability for school principals

Tuesday, March 22nd, 2016

Secondary Principals’ Association president Sandy Pasley has expressed concern over potential liability for principals under a new health and safety law. Mrs Pasley, who heads Auckland’s Baradene College, said schools were screaming out for advice over the Health and Safety at Work Act, which comes into force next month. Principals could be fined up to Read more

Principals fear court rulings opened a legal Pandora’s box

Tuesday, July 7th, 2015

Secondary Principals’ Association (SPANZ) executive member Patrick Walsh is concerned that injunctions and other legal threats are edging “dangerously close” to undermining the authority of the country’s principals to manage their schools. Walsh said a legal Pandora’s box had been opened after a judge forced St Bede’s College to reinstate two teen rowers dropped from Read more

22 new Catholic school principals this year

Friday, March 14th, 2014

There are many new or relatively new catholic school principals this year; four in secondary schools and 20 in primary schools. The secondary schools with new principals are St Peter’s College Gore, Carmel College Auckland, St Mary’s College Auckland and Sacred Heart Girls’ College Hamilton. Continue reading Related Posts:Principals respond to Christchurch Girls’ High…First male principal Read more