Research and Development

The Australian Principal Health and Wellbeing Survey

A national survey of principals and other school leaders on the impact of employer and system policies on principal health and wellbeing. Titled Principal Health and Wellbeing: Policy to Practice, the survey builds on Dr Phil Riley's pioneer work

Click here to view the Principal Health & Wellbeing website

Research and Recommendations for Catholic Primary School Principal Wellbeing 2015

Initial Teacher Education

In 2021 ACPPA undetook a significant piece of research work in cooperation with Australian Catholic University (ACU), University of Notre Dame (UNDA) and the National Catholic Education Commission (NCEC).

This research harnessed the voice of Catholic Primary Principals to share their perspectives and thoughts about how ITE is perceived in our schools and what things need to change.

Click the link below to access the executive summary.