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Ministerial Student Advisory Council

In 2018, the Honourable Grace Grace MP, Minister for Education and Minister for Industrial Relations, established the Ministerial Student Advisory Council (the Advisory Council) to give Queensland students an opportunity to provide feedback and advice about a range of education matters.

Minister with MSAC students

What does the Advisory Council do?

The Advisory Council provides the opportunity for students across Queensland to share their perspectives on important education matters and the impact of broader issues on learning.

The Advisory Council:

Who is on the Advisory Council?

The Advisory Council is chaired by the Minister for Education and consists of a group of 16 students from state and non-state schools across Queensland.

Map of student member origins (PDF, 76KB)

How often does the Advisory Council meet?

The Advisory Council meets twice a year, or as required if there is a particular matter to be discussed.

Meeting outcomes

Student feedback and ideas from Advisory Council meetings helps to inform future government policy and program development.

Meeting 1: 7 June 2018

Focus: Bullying, including cyberbullying. The ideas from Advisory Council members were shared with the Queensland Anti-Cyberbullying Taskforce, with key messages captured by illustration.

Ideas from Advisory Council members, key messages captured by illustration.

For more information

Contact the Ministerial Student Advisory Council Secretariat by email at