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Welcome to the Principals Australia Institute (PAI) website

We're committed to providing principals and school leaders around the country with quality professional learning and leadership development.

On this website you'll find a range of tools and resources to help you and your school.

Through our webinars, projects and events we'll support you to achieve the best possible educational outcomes for your students and school communities.



What's On?

  • New Partnership with Flinders University


    A new post-graduate course in rural education at Flinders University aims to boost the capacity and retention of rural education leaders.

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  • KidsMatter and Young Children with Disability report published


    The report investigates the effect of the KidsMatter initiative for children with disability as a specific cohort.

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  • Dare to Lead report released


    PAI is pleased to release a report that highlights the work of Dare to Lead in enhancing outcomes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students.

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  • Free webinar: Illusions of Excellence - what really matters most in school leadership, 13 August 2014


    Presenter: Yong Zhao, an internationally known scholar, author, and speaker.

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  • Wellbeing Training for schools


    PAI offers a suite of resources and a training package specifically designed to support the wellbeing of principals, teachers and school staff.

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  • PAI webinars


    PAI's new year of inspirational webinars has begun. Register now to engage and interact in a live webinar or browse our recordings and watch at your leisure. We have FREE Research in Practice Webinars and also Professional Webinars including The L5 Leadership series.

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  • PAI Enewsletter


    Stay up-to-date with the latest educational news by subscribing to PAI's Enewsletter.

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  • SA Child Protection Curriculum

    Principals Australia Institute is the supplier for required training in SA Keeping Safe: Child Protection Curriculum.

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