Issues being considered for legislation in 2018

We have been consulting on 6 issues that may be included in a 2018 education bill. Consultation closed on 13 April 2018.

These included:

Protecting the public interest in Education Council decision making

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Establishing the College of Educational Leadership

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Making student welfare a registration criteria for private schools

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Ensuring appropriate safety and police vetting requirements

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Reinstating a skills leadership role for industry training organisations

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Repealing the start-up of communities of online learning, pending a conversation about the future of online learning in our education system

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The legislation will also change the rules for cohort (group) entry.  Consultation on options for cohort entry for children aged over 5 has also closed. Read the consultation material here

 

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