Parents and carers

For students

Summary: 

Various schooling links and resources have been collated to support students during their schooling years, as well as their transition to further study or the workforce.

For parents

Summary: 

Various schooling links and resources have been collated to help parents access the information they need during their child's schooling years.

For teachers

Summary: 

Various schooling links and resources have been collated to help teachers access the information they need to be great teachers as well as supporting the schooling community.

For schools

Summary: 

Various schooling links and resources have been collated to help teachers, principals and parents access the information they need to support students and the school community.

Teaching and Learning

Summary: 

The Australian Government is committed to supporting students—particularly those who need additional help or experience disadvantage—to participate in education, and move from school into the workforce to lead productive lives.

Quality Schools fact sheets

Summary: 

The Australian Government is delivering new school funding and reform arrangements. To explain the reforms in more detail the following information is available.

The fact sheets below detail the Quality Schools package, including how the changes come into effect and what it means for the future.  

Higher Education Reform Package

Summary: 

The Australian Government's proposed higher education reform package remains in the Senate. The Government is currently considering options as reforming the higher education system remains a priority, both to maintain and enhance Australia's world-class higher education sector, and to ensure future funding arrangements remain sustainable, in line with the reforms announced in the 2017-18 Budget.

Skills support for individuals

Summary: 

Australia’s national training system supports over three million students annually to gain the skills to secure and maintain rewarding and sustainable employment. This includes new job starters, those re-entering the workforce, retraining for a new job or upgrading their skills for an existing job.

Find out about the courses and assistance available to help you undertake skills training through the links below.

Indigenous Education

Summary: 

The Australian Government is committed to achieving better results for Indigenous Australians and is working with states and territories to ensure mainstream schools policy and programs contribute to improvements in outcomes for all students.

Australian Curriculum

Summary: 

Australia has a national curriculum, the Australian Curriculum, which provides schools, teachers, parents, students, and the community with a clear understanding of what students should learn, regardless of where they live or what school system they are in.

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