ACT News

Emma Macdonald

Emma Macdonald is a senior reporter for The Canberra Times.

The metal pool fence structure at the centre of the ACT's withdrawal space crisis.

Autism student in cage, now isolated and transfered from school

The ACT Education Directorate has defended its decision to isolate the child at the centre of the autism cage scandal from his classmates and to transfer him to high school early, saying it had to balance the rights to a safe environment for students and staff.