Monthly Archives: February 2018


New Professional Learning Program for 2018/19

Principal Preparation Program In 2018 the Department of Education will facilitate a Principal Preparation Program for leaders who are aspiring to the principal position. It is a significant Workforce Development strategy delivered through the Professional Learning Institute. The Principal Preparation Program closely aligns with the Australian Professional Standard for Principals. This Standard describes what principals…


Anything Can Happen Campaign

Today we launched a brand new public campaign, ‘Anything Can Happen’, which focuses on encouraging our young people to remain engaged in education and training through to Year 12. The vast majority of today’s jobs require a Year 12 qualification or higher, and employers are looking for people who are connected, resilient, creative and curious…


National Day of Action Against Bullying and Violence

The National Day of Action Against Bullying and Violence is Australia’s key anti-bullying event for schools in 2018. This year, schools are called to imagine a world free from bullying and share their ideas on how to make this happen. As a way of spreading this message, the Department of Education is running an image sharing campaign where…