P&Cs Qld backs vital first steps to tackling cyber bullying in schools

Media Release President of P&Cs Qld, Ms Gayle Walters, a member of the Anti-Cyberbullying Taskforce formed by Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk, welcomed the Queensland Government’s announcement that all 29 recommendations of the report had been accepted and $3.5 million would be committed towards tackling the issue. “Parents, students and the school community have been eagerly awaiting […]

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Board election results

At the QCPCA annual general meeting, held on 7 September at the Sofitel Hotel Brisbane, Tamra Costello, Matthew Rowan and Sally Whelan were elected to the Board. Both Tamra and Matthew have volunteered as QCPCA Board Directors for the past two years and, under the QCPCA Constitution, were eligible to nominate for re-election for a […]

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DoE Student NAPLAN review survey

Queensland parents were invited in June 2018 to have their say about NAPLAN in the first stage of the Queensland NAPLAN Review. Further details on the review are available at https://qed.qld.gov.au/programs-initiatives/education/naplan-2018-review The Australian Catholic University has been appointed to carry out Stage 2 of the review. This stage focuses on the views of teachers and […]

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P&Cs invited to participate in the Container Refund Scheme

Media statement 20 August 2018 The Queensland Government is establishing a Container Refund Scheme (CRS) beginning 1 November 2018 in which eligible drink containers can be returned for a 10c refund. P&Cs Qld proposes to enable Queensland state schools and P&Cs to benefit from the CRS using a network of donation sites and is working through […]

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