LGBTQIA+ Inclusive School Environments

LGBTQIA+ Inclusive School Environments

The time spent at school and in school-based activities means it is one of the most critical environments in young people’s lives. When we make a commitment to providing child-friendly and child safe environments for children and young people we must follow through in...
The Things That Matter to Children

The Things That Matter to Children

Through the Commissioner’s Student Voice Postcard initiative South Australian primary school aged children have consistently said that there are four things that matter to them more than most. Not surprisingly one of these is the environment. Another is school and...
The Bullying Project: Ideas to Help Prevent Bullying

The Bullying Project: Ideas to Help Prevent Bullying

Children know that quality friendships are a key to preventing bullying at school and that forming friendships can help to build resilience and confidence, particularly among younger school children. They want schools to play more of a role in guiding them on how to...
Supporting Students’ Voice, Agency and Wellbeing in Schools

Supporting Students’ Voice, Agency and Wellbeing in Schools

A good education and relevant qualifications are critical to the future of every young person and are vital ingredients to success. Students are passionate about their education and what choices completing it will offer them beyond school. They’re also aware they need...