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Independent review into regional, rural and remote education - Community Forums

News | 21 September 2017

Public forums are being held in Tasmania, Queensland and Victoria. These public consultations are designed to hear from key stakeholders and members of the public about the challenges faced by students living in regional, rural and remote areas and to discuss new ideas and approaches that can...

Public submissions have been extended for the Review to Achieve Educational Excellence in Australian Schools

News | 21 September 2017

Public submissions for the Review to Achieve Educational Excellence in Australian Schools have been extended.

Public submissions open for the Review to Achieve Educational Excellence in Australian Schools

News | 20 September 2017

The public submissions process for the Review to Achieve Educational Excellence in Australian Schools is now open. ...

Independent review into regional, rural and remote education - Community Forums

News | 18 September 2017

Public forums are being held in Tasmania and Queensland. These public consultations are designed to hear from key stakeholders and members of the public about the challenges faced by students living in regional, rural and remote areas and to discuss new ideas and approaches that can help these...

Independent review into regional, rural and remote education - Community Forums

News | 6 September 2017

Independent review into regional, rural and remote education - Community Forums

News | 22 August 2017

Independent review into regional, rural and remote education - WA Community Forums

News | 16 August 2017

Public forums are commencing in Western Australia to hear from key stakeholders and members of the public about the challenges faced by students living in regional, rural and remote areas and to discuss new ideas and approaches that can help these students in school and in their transition to...

Digital Literacy School Grants round two have now closed

News | 11 August 2017

An update on the progress of the assessment process will be emailed to all applicants on 30 November 2017. Note - This will be an update only and is not the date for the announcement of successful applicants.

Inspiring all Australians in digital literacy and STEM

News | 26 July 2017

The first 4 Australian Digital Technologies Challenges for Year 5 and 7 students are now freely available for students and teachers on the Australian Computing Academy website:  aca.edu.au

Announcement of panel members for the Review to Achieve Education Excellence in Australian Schools

News | 11 July 2017

The Review to Achieve Educational Excellence in Australian Schools, chaired by Mr David Gonski AC, will provide advice on how funding should be used to improve school performance and student achievement.

Inspiring all Australians in digital literacy and STEM

News | 30 June 2017

Digital Literacy School Grants Round Two is now open. Applications are now open for the second round of the Digital Literacy School Grants initiative.

School Funding Legislation Passed

News | 28 June 2017

Legislation for the Australian Government’s school funding package has now passed Parliament and been given Royal Assent resulting in an additional $23.4 billion in recurrent funding being invested in Australian schools over the next ten years. The amendments will make Commonwealth schools...

Digital Literacy School Grants announced

News | 20 April 2017

Teacher Effectiveness Systems, Frameworks and Measures: A Review

News | 16 March 2017

On 17 March 2017, the Australian Government released the report Teacher Effectiveness Systems, Frameworks and Measures: A Review, prepared by the University of Melbourne Graduate School Of Education.

Learning Potential Resources brings school lessons to life at home

News | 21 February 2017

2017 Parent Engagement (PE) Conference, 6–8 June 2017 in Melbourne, Australia

News | 16 January 2017

National Career Education Strategy

News | 19 December 2016

The Australian Government is committed to working with education, industry, career and parent stakeholders to ensure students receive effective career education to help them make a successful transition from school to further education, training or work. 

Learning Potential 2.0 app upgrade

News | 12 December 2016

Just in time for the school holidays, on Monday 12 December 2016, Minister Birmingham announced a major upgrade to the Australian Government’s Learning Potential mobile app, a great initiative to encourage parents to get more involved in their children’s education.

Your school is invited! 2017 National Day of Action against Bullying and Violence

News | 6 December 2016

Your school is invited to join schools across Australia to 'take a stand' against bullying and violence on Friday 17 March 2017.

National History Challenge Award winners

News | 29 November 2016

More than one million students have now visited Canberra

News | 16 November 2016

Over a million school students have now visited the national capital with the support of the Australian Government’s Parliament and Civics Education Rebate (PACER) program.

Wellbeing – building positive school communities

News | 14 October 2016

Request for Tender

News | 5 May 2016

Following an open tender process released on 2 May 2016, the University of Canberra has been engaged to deliver the project management of the Early Learning STEM Australia (ELSA) pilot program (2016 – 2019). The University of Canberra will design, develop and implement  a series of apps to...

New website and online tool to support VET delivered to secondary students

News | 10 March 2016

Incredible young Australians delve into history

News | 3 December 2015

An elite group of the nation’s finest young minds were honoured at the National History Challenge (NHC) awards presentation ceremony held at the Mural Hall at Parliament House on 1 December 2015.