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Gympie mum fined for not forcing kids to go to school

Premium Content Gympie mum fined for not forcing kids to go to school

A GYMPIE mum has been fined $200 for not forcing her two children to go to...

Battling mum in strife after son misses 100 days of school

Premium Content Battling mum in strife after son misses 100 days of school

13-year-old boy was at school only once out of 116 school days

Hundreds of parents prosecuted over children’s truancy

Premium Content Hundreds of parents prosecuted over children’s truancy

Parents being prosecuted for children’s truancy

Mass school walkout over principal’s speech

Mass school walkout over principal’s speech

HIGH school students have stormed out of class in protest of their principal’s...

Charging parents fails to stop truancy

Premium Content Charging parents fails to stop truancy

Only a handful of parents are copping tough penalties when kids wag.

Five ways a Trump presidency would impact Australia

Five ways a Trump presidency would impact Australia

TRUMP presidency not good news for Australia

One in 10 Australian children miss school once a week

One in 10 Australian children miss school once a week

One in six bullied, one in 30 go hungry every day

One in ten young teens involved in crime

One in ten young teens involved in crime

Small portion of kids caught up in stealing, vandalism and truancy

It only takes one teacher to keep a student connected

It only takes one teacher to keep a student connected

It only takes one teacher to keep a student connected

Another $18 million committed towards combating truancy

Another $18 million committed towards combating truancy

Another $18 million committed towards combating truancy

Truancy tackled in Coffs Harbour

Truancy tackled in Coffs Harbour

Truancy tackled in Coffs Harbour but new program.

Dashcam captures hero truckie's Warrego Hwy near miss

Dashcam captures hero truckie's Warrego Hwy near miss

Near miss has truckie urging others to show patience