Mapping children’s illness groups

30 August, 2016
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MissingSchool will increase its outreach and engagement with children’s illness groups to better understand the challenge of school absence and connection through the perspectives of specific illnesses. We have commenced researching and capturing illness groups in Australia and their contact details. Outreach will commence over the 2016/2017 financial year.

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Theory of Change for Missing School

30 July, 2016
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In June, 2016, MissingSchool commenced the development of its Theory of Change. The Theory of Change process will map the context of the problem of school disconnection for seriously sick kids from the problem itself, down through levels of causes, to root causes. It will overlay the problem map with a solution map, enabling MissingSchool […]

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Representations to Commonwealth, State and Territory Politicians

30 June, 2016
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This year, representations have been made to:    The Prime Minister’s Office    Office of the Commonwealth Minister for Education    Office of the Commonwealth Minister for Health    Office of the Leader of the Opposition    Office of the Shadow Minister for Education    Office of the Secretary, Social Policy Caucus Committee    Office […]

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Thank you, Gina Meyers for your Contribution and Commitment

30 May, 2016
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In early 2016 there was a change in MissingSchool’s Management Committee. Gina Meyers stood down after four years of exceptional contribution and commitment, which included co-founding the Incorporation. Gina’s position as Secretary was filled by Megan Jackson. Thank you, Gina Meyers for your Contribution and Commitment

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