ACS Administration Day 2020

We invite you to attend the ACS Administration Day on Wednesday, 22 January 2020, at Independent Schools Queensland Professional Learning Centre, Level 5, 500 Queen Street, Brisbane, QLD. Please click on the tabs below for further details:             We look forward to welcoming you!

Secondary English Teacher: Cooloola Christian College

Cooloola Christian College is seeking a suitably qualified Christian Teacher to teach Secondary English. The start date is Friday 17th January 2020 (or as soon as possible after this date). Please direct applications for this position to the Principal, Trevor Norman – email trevor.norman@ccc.qld.edu.au. This is a full time ongoing position. Click here for application form.  
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The Role of a School Board

For over 30 years I have pondered the question, “Why do we have school boards?”.  Apart from it being a legal requirement, I have never really come to an answer that satisfies me. Several incidents in independent and Christian schools over the last year or two have highlighted difficulties that can arise when boards are…
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Character before Career

Most Christian schools or colleges have school mottos.  A memorable one is that of The Stony Brook School, Long Island NY, founded in 1922 with Frank Gaebelein as its founding headmaster: Character before Career. A Blog on Stony Brook School’s webpage draws attention to its school motto in a reflection on David Brooks’ book, The…
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Taking up the Principalship Challenge

Taking up the Principalship Challenge (Thoughts for new Principals by Bruce Campbell, CEO NCC Education Group) ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ The essentials of leadership have not changed significantly.   What has changed is the intensity of the work and the style of leadership that is required to meet the changes in our society. Nevertheless, the essentials of good…