SAASPC is a strong supporter of public education and the voice for SA parents and community members

We are the state body for parents from government preschools and schools

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National news & events

Parent Initiatives in Education (PIE) grants 2018

Open on 31 July and close 1 September. The funding supports schools and preschools and their communities to develop innovative projects or new initiatives that:
- encourage and promote greater participation of parents and caregivers who are not well represented in their school and preschool decision making
- encourage and increase an understanding by parents and caregivers of their role in supporting children and young people's learning in literacy and numeracy through parent engagement strategies.
For all the information see http://bit.ly/2tCj8Mm

 

Statement on Public Education (SA Public Education Advisory Committee)

Have you seen the Statement on Public Education? What do the characteristics of public education look like at your school? Will it help planning at your school? Why not get together with others members of your school community to discuss it http://bit.ly/2sPmM

 

Volunteer policy (DECD)

updated October 2016
 
http://bit.ly/2fmWdcS

 

Children and gambling
What's the problem and what can parents do? Have a look at this website
http://bit.ly/­1iTcth7

 

Great Start website
Offers parents of children aged under five years valuable learning resources including games and activities based on everyday experiences - have a look at it
http://bit.ly/­1mxzSZ6

 

 

Annual Parent Conference & AGM

Celebrating 60 Years

 21-22 August 2017

Guest Speaker - Andrew Fuller

More information and registration

 

Join us

Do you care not just about the education of your own child but that of other children too?  We would love you to join our Executive committee - it's not a big commitment but you can make a difference. Please contact us for more information if you are interested

 

Affiliate now

Affiliation invoices for 2017 are now in all schools and preschools.  Individual membership is also available - call us if you would like more information

 

Executive meetings
Held on a Tuesday four times each year with a guest speaker for a part of the meeting.  Contact us for more information
All welcome

 

Merit selection information sessions
Free sessions for governing council/ management committee nominees in SA preschools and schools and others who may be interested.

For further information or to arrange a session contact us tel 1800 724 640 email info [@] saaspc.org.au

 

Responding to abuse and  neglect (mandatory reporting) information sessions

Free sessions for volunteers in government preschools and schools - to make a time that suits your parents and volunteers contact us tel 1800 724 640 email info [@] saaspc.org.au

 

Parents Say magazine

The latest edition,  May 2017, is now available. Click here to read

Family-School Partnerships Framework 2.0
The Australian government has released the updated version of the Framework. It is designed to assist schools and families to develop effective partnerships https://www.education.gov.au/family-school-partnerships-framework

 

Australian  curriculum
If you want to know what's typically taught in each learning area at different year bands at school you can get fact sheets here: australiancurriculum.edu.au

 

Student wellbeing hub

The Australian Government has released a new website, studentwellbeinghub.edu.au   Parents will find advice and information to help them support their child, build positive communication with their child’s school and contribute actively to the wider school community

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Promoting parent participation in government preschools and schools

info[at]saaspc.org.au

SAASPC is a strong supporter of public education and the voice for SA parents and community members

We are the state body for parents from government preschools and schools

SAASPC is a strong supporter of public education and the voice for SA parents and community members

We are the state body for parents from government preschools and schools

SAASPC is a strong supporter of public education and the voice for SA parents and community members

We are the state body for parents from government preschools and schools

SAASPC is a strong supporter of public education and the voice for SA parents and community members

We are the state body for parents from government preschools and schools