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Reference numberRequestDecision Date of publication Fees paid or waived Time spent on application Ombudsman decision (if relevant) ACAT decision (if relevant)
Date of application Information requested Notice Information provided Additional information Date of decision
EDU_2019_0045 February 2019Copies of documents and/or reports relating to instances of mould reported to the Directorate by ACT public schools, and instances of non-routine mould removal in ACT public schools in the period 1 January 2015 to 1 February 2019

EDU 2019 004 Decision Letter

EDU 2019 004 Schedule

EDU 2019 004 Document

N/A5 March 201920 March 2019N/A2.5 day  
EDU_2019_0035 February 2019Copies of the final results of all surveys and polls commissioned by the ACT Government in the period 6 December 2018 to 5 February 2019

EDU 2019 003 Decision Letter

N/AN/A19 February 20195 March 2019N/A0.5 day  
EDU_2019_00221 January 2019Documents related to the Australian National University (ANU) H Courses in music, and the successor courses in music taught at the ANU, from 1 January 2017 to 18 January 2019.

EDU 2019 002 Decision Letter

EDU 2019 002 Schedule

EDU 2019 002 Document

N/A19 February 20195 March 2019N/A2 days  
EDU_2019_00114 January 2019Copy of the Review of NAPLAN Data Presentation Interim Report, presented to the Education Council at its December 2018 meeting.

EDU 2019 001 Decision Letter

N/A

N/A 19 February 2019 5 March 2019 N/A 1 days 
Reference numberRequestDecision Date of publication Fees paid or waived Time spent on application Ombudsman decision (if relevant) ACAT decision (if relevant)
Date of application Information requested Notice Information provided Additional information Date of decision
EDU_2018_0206 December 2018All records of discussions within the Directorate, and between the Directorate and ANU relating to the ANU’s Music for Colleges Program: Classical and Jazz, also known as the ANU Music H Course, since 1 January 2013, including correspondence and documents developed by consultants or other bodies on behalf of the ACT Government.

EDU 2018 020

EDU 2018 020 Schedule

EDU 2018 020 Document 11A

EDU 2018 020 Documents 1- 65

EDU 2018 020 Documents 66 - 107

N/A25 and 30 January 20194 February 2019N/A9 daysN/AN/A
EDU_2018_019 4 December 2018

Documents generated or received by the ACT Government in relation to ACT public school requests to have members of the Legislative Assembly attend their awards ceremonies.  Specifically, correspondence between the school and ACT Government that criticizes, scolds or in any way discourages the inviting of MLAs or criticizes or scolds the method by which they are invited, from 1 November 2016.

EDU 2018 019

EDU 2018 019 Schedule

EDU 2018 019 Documents

N/A 21 January 2019 29 January 2019 N/A 3.5 days N/A N/A
EDU_2018_018 22 November 2018
  1. Copies of all reports or briefings to the Education Directorate’s WHS committee about cases of bullying and harassment, including allegations of bullying and harassment, involving Directorate employees, in the period 30 October 2016 to 22 November 2018; and
  2. Copies of all reports or briefings to the Education Directorate’s executive (Director-General, Deputy Directors-General and Executive Director) individually or collectively about cases of bullying and harassment, including allegations of bullying and harassment, involving Directorate employees, in the period 30 October 2016 to 22 November 2018.

EDU 2018 018

EDU 2018 018 Schedule

EDU 2018 018 Documents

N/A 20 December 2018

8 January 2018

N/A 2 days N/A N/A
EDU_2018_017 20 November 2018 Final briefing notes and documents prepared for the 2017-18 Annual Reports hearings

EDU 2018 017

EDU 2018 017 Schedule

EDU 2018 017 Documents

N/A 18 December 2018

4 January 2018

N/A 3 days N/A N/A
EDU_2018
_016
5 November 2018 Copy of the full report from the independent review conducted by David Caple and Associates into the Directorate’s occupational violence policies and systems, including the recommendations

EDU 2018 016

N/A N/A 3 December 2018 17 December 2018 N/A 1.5 days N/A N/A
EDU_2018
_015
19 October 2018 Any and all correspondence between the Education Minister, Education Directorate and Harrison School relating to asbestos at Harrison School

EDU 2018 015

N/A N/A 22 October 2018 5 November 2018 N/A 0.5 days N/A N/A
EDU_2018
_014
5 September 2018
  1. Documents or communications prepared for the Minister’s office on the educational benefits or disadvantages of Chromebooks or similar technologies.
  2. Any advice or documents provided to the Minister’s Officer that were generated by internal committees within the Directorate on the educational benefits or disadvantages of Chromebooks or similar technologies in the form of reports, briefings, emails, meeting minutes or presentations.
  3. Any documentation provided to the Minister’s Office that was generated or compiled by the Directorate on the educational benefits or disadvantages of Chromebooks or similar technologies, including reports, ministerial or other briefings, emails or presentations.
  4. Any documentation generated or compiled by the Minister’s office on the educational benefits or disadvantages of Chromebooks or similar technologies.

EDU 2018 014

EDU 2018 014 Schedule

EDU 2018 014 Documents

N/A 11 October 2018 26 October 2018 N/A 2 days N/A N/A
EDU_
2018_013
30 August 2018 Reports of incidents at ACT public schools involving abductions, attempted abductions or suspicious approaches to children in the period 30 August 2017 to 30 August 2018.

EDU 2018 013

EDU 2018 013 Schedule

EDU 2018 013 Documents

N/A 3 October 2018 15 October 2018 N/A 10 days N/A N/A
EDU_
2018_012
21 September 2018 Documents relating to the finding of asbestos at ACT public schools during 2018 and the subsequent management of the sites where the material was found.

EDU 2018 012

N/A N/A 27 September 2018 15 October 2018 N/A 0.5 days N/A N/A
EDU_
2018_011
6 July 2018
  1. Formal documentation related to cases of disciplinary action having been taken against principals or teachers in ACT schools between 1 January 2015 and 6 July 2018 (the date of your request), including investigation notices, investigation reports, proposed disciplinary action letters, final disciplinary action letters, or similar;
  2. Any correspondence within or from the Education Directorate relating to cases where disciplinary action has been taken against principals or teachers between 1 January 2015 and 6 July 2018; and
  3. Any information or data on the number of teachers or principals who have been investigated for any form of alleged misconduct between 1 January 2015 and 6 July 2018, and the number of cases that resulted in disciplinary action being taken.

EDU 2018 011

EDU 2018 011 Case 1

EDU 2018 011 Case 2

EDU 2018 011 Cases 3-5

EDU 2018 011 Cases 6-7

EDU 2018 011 Case 8

EDU 2018 011 Cases 9-13

N/A 10 September 2018 26 September 2018 N/A 16 days N/A N/A
EDU_
2018_010
25 July 2018 All correspondence received from home educators that indicates support for the Government’s Education Amendment Bill 2017. The support may be explicit or implicit i.e. the Directorate regards it to be supportive of the Bill.

EDU 2018 010

EDU 2018 010 Schedule

EDU 2018 010 Documents

 N/A  17 August 2018 17 September 2018   N/A  1 day  N/A  N/A
EDU_
2018_009
4 July 2018

Documents relating to high school enrolment application

  1. Criteria used to assess student applications for high school placements and to allocate a high school place in the ACT.
  2. How criteria in point 1 should be applied in case of each student during assessment and allocation of a high school place.
  3. What information the team/section or department have available or access to regarding each primary school student when student application is assessed to allocate a high school placement.
  4. XXX
  5. Number of high school places available at Canberra High School, Belconnen High School, Lyneham High School and Kingsford Smith School at the time that assessment and allocation of a high school place for XXX was made XXX.
  6. XXX.
  7. Statistical information available to the ACT Education Directorate regarding incidents of bullying/harassment and any other factors or other types of incidents in each high school stated in point 5.
  8. Number of non-priority enrolment area students offered high school places in schools listed in point 5 who are not ACT-resident siblings of existing students.
  9. Number of high school placements available and filled during 2017 and 2018 in schools listed in point 5.
  10. ACT Education Directorate's projected high school placements for schools in point 5 for 2019 and 2020.
  11. Number of students issued with reasons in writing for not getting a high placement at a school of their choice. If none of these applicants have been given any reason/s, please simply state so.

EDU 2018 009

EDU 2018 009 Schedule

EDU 2018 009 Reconciliation

EDU 2018 009 Documents

 N/A  9 August 2018 17 September 2018  N/A  7 days  N/A  N/A
EDU_
2018_008
7 June 2018
  1. Any correspondence between Education Directorate officials and the ACT Ombudsman regarding an investigation into the Directorate’s handling of a Reportable Conduct matter, referred to on page three of the ACT Ombudsman’s quarterly update dated 9 May 2018;
  2. Any correspondence between the Directorate and the Education Minister’s office regarding the investigation referred to above; and
  3. Any documents in possession of the Education Directorate (including those generated by the ACT Ombudsman) which contains findings in relation to the investigation referred to above, including any draft or final reports.

EDU 2018 00

N/A

N/A

5 July 2018 17 July 2018 N/A 2 Days N/A N/A
EDU_
2018_007
26 Feb 2018

Documents relating to special needs transport

  1. Special Needs Transport routes from 1 January 2014 to 26 February 2018 including all pick up and drop off points, which may be refined to suburb only
  2. Not disclosed
  3. The number of ACT students refused access to Special Needs Transport in the period 1 January 2014 to 26 February 2018.
  4. The reasons those students were refused access to Special Needs Transport.
  5. The number of students who were not eligible for the National Disability Insurance Scheme but were offered Special Needs Transport in the period 1 January 2014 to 26 February 2018

EDU 2018 007

EDU 2018 007 Schedule

EDU 2018 007 Documents

N/A 22 June 18 06 July 2018 N/A 5 Days N/A N/A
EDU_
2018_006
01 May 2018

Any documentation in relation to the collection and the processing of internet traffic on the education networks named “EDU” located in the ACT, primarily the networks operated at Lyneham High School, such as internet history and how that information is used and stored.

EDU 2018 006 N/A N/A 25 May 2018 04 June 2018 N/A 1 day N/A N/A
EDU_
2018_005
13 Mar 2018

Documents relating to school chaplains in the ACT, specifically

  1. Formal complaints made about any school chaplain previously or currently employed in an ACT school from 1 January 2015 to 13 March 2018
  2. Feedback from ACT schools about chaplains given to the Education Directorate – either in terms of a formal report given by a principal or in response to a request for feedback from the Directorate
  3. Issues raised with the Directorate by school principals regarding finding, funding, employing or retaining a school chaplain
EDU 2018 005 N/A N/A 09 April 2018 13 April 2018 N/A 22 hours N/A N/A
EDU_
2018_004
03 Mar 2018 Documents relating to hospitality declarations, declarable gifts and sponsorship over the past five years

EDU 2018 004

EDU 2018 004 Schedule

EDU 2018 004 Documents

N/A 26 March 2018 13 April 2018 N/A 11 hours N/A N/A
EDU_
2018_003
24 Jan 2018 Documents relating to sexual harassment complaints made against any employee of the Education Directorate in the period 1 January 2014 to 11 January 2018 EDU 2018-003EDU 2018-003 Docs
 
EDU 2018-003 Schedule
N/A 07 March 2018 23 March 2018 N/A 5 days N/A N/A
EDU_
2018_002
07 Feb 2018 Documents relating to 2017 AST and ATAR results (refer to decision letter for specific request) EDU 2018-002 EDU 2018-002 Docs N/A 21 February 2018 06 March 2018 N/A 4 hours N/A N/A

EDU_
2018_001

11 Jan 2018

All documents created in the reporting, investigating and disciplinary action taken in relation to sexual harassment complaints made against senior executive service officials employed in the ACT Education Directorate, within the period 1 January 2015 to 11 January 2018.

EDU 2018-001

N/A

N/A

22 January 2018

06 February 2018

N/A

1 day

N/A

N/A