Schools should be allowed to choose who supports their students.
Chaplains help thousands of students and teachers each year by providing educational, emotional and spiritual support. The ACT Government is banning chaplains from schools despite the program being fully funded by the Federal Government.
Canberra schools have the worst rate of violence against students, teachers and principals in the nation. Academic results continue to decline with many schools overcrowded and in desperate need of maintenance. Read more about it here.
At this time of crisis, we should be putting more resources into schools, not taking them away.
Sign the petition to support school choice and chaplains.