ICPA hoping widespread home schooling will help teaching allowance plea

Sally Gall
By Sally Gall
Updated November 9 2021 - 6:03am, first published 1:00am
A distance education student doing her schoolwork at the ICPA conference. Photos: SweetSpot Pictures

Now that the awareness of the difficulties of teaching children at home is so high, the Isolated Children's Parents' Association is hoping its long-awaited request for a distance education teaching allowance will finally come to fruition.


Sally Gall

Sally Gall

Senior journalist - Queensland Country Life/North Queensland Register

Based at Blackall, CW Qld, where I've raised a family, run Merino sheep and beef cattle, and helped develop a region - its history, tourism, education and communications.

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