Contributor: Gregory Wicks, Barrister
Broad responsibilities exist in relation to teachers’ duty of care to pupils, discrimination in schools, family law, copyright and privacy issues in schools. These responsibilities are governed by several laws at both the Commonwealth and state levels.
This section includes the following topics:
- Duty of care
- Bullying and assault
- Disciplinary procedures
- Copyright and schools
- Family law and schools
- Confidentiality and privacy issues
- Useful websites
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