LEARNING AND GROWING TOGETHER

NSW students to transition back to the classroom in Term 2

NSW school students will gradually transition back to the classroom during Term 2 as the Government continues to deal with the COVID-19 pandemic.   Premier Gladys Berejiklian and Minister for E...

Access to learning is paramount in our schools

A statement from the department on access to technology for students learning from home. 31 March 2020 Learning from home takes many forms, including online and offline resources and printed mater...

Latest schools info – 25 March 2020

Schools are open and no student will be turned away. Parents have been encouraged to keep their children at home if possible. 25 March 2020 The NSW Department of Education’s advice ...

Update on operations of NSW public schools – 23rd March 2020

23 March 2020   The Secretary, Mark Scott, has provided advice to all school staff on education arrangements until the school holidays. The situation with COVID-19 continues to develop...

Restrictions begin as schools move towards online learning

New COVID-19 restrictions begin as schools move towards online learning. 23 March 2020 The NSW Government has taken significant new steps to increase restrictions across the state – ...

NAPLAN will not proceed in 2020

A communique from the Australian Education Council on NAPLAN 2020. 20 March 2020 Education Ministers met today and decided that NAPLAN will not proceed in 2020. The NAPLAN test window was ...

Health and hygiene advice to schools

The department has provided advice to schools on health and hygiene practices in schools to limit the spread of germs, including viruses, in our school communities. 18 March 2020 Cleaning ...

Health advice on school closures

16 March 2020 The World Health Organisation has declared COVID-19 a pandemic and the situation continues to evolve quickly with an increasing number of countries having sustained community transmis...

Schools to implement distancing measures

The NSW Department of Education is introducing proactive measures to limit the impact of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in our schools. 15 March 2020 Mark Scott, Secretary of the Departmen...

COVID-19 and public schools in NSW

Find out how you can keep up to date, engage best practice hygiene, and about learning continuity in the case of non-operational schools 14 March 2020 Communication during COVID-19 Yo...