Secretary's Update Archive


31 March 2016

Tomorrow is my last day as Secretary of the Department of Education and I want to say farewell and thank you to all the staff, students, parents and stakeholder groups I have been privileged to work »

16 March 2016

Over the past five years the NSW public education system has undergone significant reform as we transform teaching and learning to improve student outcomes. »

Nicole Wade

08 March 2016

Today on International Women’s Day we join communities around the world to celebrate the economic, social and political achievements of women. »

02 March 2016

Today is P&C Day and a wonderful opportunity to recognise and celebrate the contributions our parents, carers and citizens make to our school communities. »


27 January 2016

Welcome back to school for 2016. I hope all our staff, students, parents and carers have had a relaxing holiday and are ready for the year ahead. »


03 December 2015

International Day of People with Disability is held on 3 December each year. It is a United Nations-sanctioned day that aims to increase public awareness, understanding and acceptance... »


24 November 2015

The Schools Spectacular is on this weekend (27 and 28 November) and promises to be a dazzling display of the amazing talent in our public schools. »

20 November 2015

Violence against women is never acceptable and we should all speak up when we see or hear about incidents of violence. »

17 November 2015

Our greatest resource in public education is our people and it is our responsibility as an organisation to identify, develop and support our current and future school leaders. »

Students performing at preview concert

06 November 2015

The 2015 Schools Spectacular is in full rehearsal mode and yesterday some of our staff had a sneak preview of this year’s show. »

About the Secretary


Dr Michele Bruniges was Secretary, Department of Education, from September 2011 to March 2016. 


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