Draft National Teacher Workforce Action Plan

  • The Draft National Teacher Workforce Action Plan (Plan) has been developed to address teacher shortages by helping to attract and retain more people in the teaching profession.
  • The Plan includes 28 actions across six priority areas:
    • Elevating the profession
    • Improving teacher supply
    • Strengthening initial teacher education
    • Maximising the time to teach
    • Better understanding future teacher workforce needs
    • Better career pathways to support and retain teachers in the profession
  • The Plan was developed by a Working Group led by the Secretary of the Australian Government Department of Education with senior officials from state and territory governments and representatives from unions and education peak bodies.
  • Consultation feedback on the Plan will inform discussions of Education Ministers at their meeting in December and further refinement of the Action Plan.
Draft National Teacher Workforce Action Plan.pdf
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File Reference
D22/1561120
Creator
Department of Education
Publisher
Department of Education
Language
English / Australian English
Coverage
Australia

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