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Notice of AGM and Special General Meeting 29 October 2020

Notice of SASSLA AGM Notice is given that the Annual General Meeting of members of the South Australian State School Leaders Association will be held on Thursday 29 October 2020 5.00pm Maid of Auckland Hotel, 926 South Road, Edwardstown Notice of

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Member Tax Contribution Statements

Member Tax Contribution Statements for the 2019-2020 financial year were emailed to members on 1 July 2020 and are not available online. Please check your emails for this date and search for the subject “SASSLA Tax Statement 2019-2020”. If you still can’t

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Members now receive journey insurance

SASSLA now offers another service for its members by way of Journey Insurance. All SASSLA members are automatically covered by our group policy if you are injured in your journey to or from work. Return to Work SA (previously WorkCover)

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Principal Bullied by Senior Official

SASSLA featured in The Sunday Mail on 6 August 2017 in relation to a Principal ‘bullied’ by senior official

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Principals Fear Being Set Up for Investigations

Principals fear being ‘set up for investigation’ – 23 May 2016. Our Chief Executive talks with The Educator. http://www.educatoronline.com.au/news/principals-fear-being-set-up-for-investigation-216429.aspx

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Principals/Teachers Ruined by Long Inquiries

Principals/teachers “ruined” by long inquiries Tim Williams, Education Reporter, The Sunday Mail 10 April 2016 Principals and teachers are having their careers ruined by police-style investigations into allegations of “relatively minor” wrongdoings that, in some cases, drag on for more

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Where is the Next Generation of School Leaders?

There are fewer people seeking to become school leaders in the South Australian public education system. This is a worrying trend, particularly when many of the current school leaders are nearing the end of their careers. Who will be taking

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