Public reviews and inquiries
The department conducts various reviews and inquiries, and also contributes to and cooperates with others.
These forums are aimed at improving methods of operation and maintaining efficient delivery of services. They also ensure we remain competitive and our services are relevant.
The department has commissioned a review of the implementation of Special Religious Education (SRE) and Special Education in Ethics (SEE) in NSW public schools
12 December 2013
The NSW Minister for Education Adrian Piccoli and the NSW Minister for Primary Industries Katrina Hodgkinson, have released the Review into Agricultural Education and Training in New South Wales and the government response to the recommendations.
21 March 2013
Preschool fees for 4- and 5-year olds will be lower in 2013, and a new funding system will roll out in 2014 that will be better targeted to need and the State's priorities.
14 August 2012
On 14 August 2012, the NSW Minister for Education, the Hon Adrian Piccoli MP, released the Report of the NSW Review of Tertiary Pathways.
The department is reviewing school counselling services available to NSW public schools. Find out more.