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Schools Remember Anzac

15 April 2014

More than 100 Sydney schools participated in the 2014 Schools Remember Anzac Commemoration Service on Wednesday, 9 April.

Young people to have a say on volunteering placements

9 April 2014

Young people have been invited to say what attracts them to volunteering and what makes volunteering and unpaid work valuable to them.

Help for the homeless

2 April 2014

The Secretary of the department, Dr Michele Bruniges, has again registered for the Vinnies CEO Sleepout to raise funds and awareness about homelessness.

ARTEXPRESS – top HSC artworks on display

13 March 2014

The last and most prestigious of several exhibitions featuring the best artworks by 2013 Higher School Certificate visual arts students has opened at the Art Gallery of New South Wales.

Premier's Teacher Scholarships

7 March 2014

A successful professional development program is giving teachers the opportunity to undertake an international study tour and visit some of the world's best schools and centres of teaching and learning.

Tree maintenance at NSW Public Schools

27 February 2014

All NSW public schools have been directed to engage qualified arborists as soon as practicable to review the safety condition of trees on school grounds.

International students honoured

26 February 2014

The Governor of NSW, Her Excellency Professor The Honourable Marie Bashir AC CVO has acknowledged 51 international students who attended NSW public high schools last year.

Schools' rhinos take over NSW centres

3 February 2014

Rhinos in the 'wilds' of Sydney? Yes, believe your eyes. Local numbers of rhinoceroses are definitely on the rise across NSW.

Back-to-School 2014

28 Jan 2014

Deputy Director-General, Schools, Greg Prior today wished all new and returning students well for a great year of learning in 2014.




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Resource allocation model

22 October 2013

NSW Minister for Education Adrian Piccoli explains why the new Resource Allocation Model, or RAM, is a fairer and more transparent way of funding our public schools.    



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