• COGSO is the short name for the Council of Government School Organisations
• It works for parents and School Councils in NT Government schools, helping them get organised, training people and representing them in dealings with the government
• Regional COGSO representatives (from Darwin, Palmerston and Rural, East Arnhem, Katherine, Barkly and Southern Region) meet four times a year to talk about their regions main concerns at COGSO Executive meetings
• The COGSO President and other Executive members meet with the Minister for Education and the Department of    Education each month
• Our School Council elects a COGSO representative. Representatives from each regions Regional Council, meets to discuss the issues in the region that they think should be taken to COGSO Executive.

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