School safety, poor infrastructure linked to teaching quality, ACT Legislative Assembly inquiry finds

Sarah Lansdown
By Sarah Lansdown
August 4 2022 - 7:30pm

School principals have been told to reduce reports of occupational violence and have been refused funding for workplace safety measures, an inquiry into teaching quality in ACT public schools heard.


Sarah Lansdown

Sarah Lansdown

Canberra Times education reporter

Sarah covers all stages of education in the capital, from early childhood to higher education. Previously she was a general news reporter at The Advocate in North West Tasmania. She was named Best New Journalist at the 2019 Tasmanian Media Awards for a series on paramedic shortages. Email:

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