The following resources and links are provided to support school councils and counsillors in performing their duties.


Governance professional learning modules


Module 1 (online) Australian Lutheran schools

Click here to access the online version (use Mozilla Firefox as your web browser for best viewing results)

Apple or Android ebook versions available here

Through this module councillors will gain an understanding of:

  • the relationship of the LCA to its schools
  • the story of Lutheran schooling in Australia – past and present, regional
  • the role of LEA and the regions in supporting Lutheran schools

Key documents for governing bodies (PDF): This resource contains key documents and policies which guide and direct the governance and management of a Lutheran school.


Module 2: Governing Lutheran schools      

These governance resources are provided as templates only for use by Lutheran school councils as they deem applicable to their context.  The following key areas for school councils are covered:

  • Core business of school council
  • School council membership
  • School council processes
  • School council documents