Monthly Archives: June 2018

2018
28/6

Child and Student Wellbeing Strategy Launched

The Department of Education understands that wellbeing is vital in supporting Tasmanian children to reach their potential. The recent release of the Department first Wellbeing Strategy places young Tasmanians at the forefront of our efforts to improve wellbeing and deliver better outcomes for students. We know that many of our students face significant challenges and…

2018
20/6

Staying in Education: Increased Minimum Education and Training Leaving Requirements from 2020

Staying in Education: Increased Minimum Education and Training Leaving Requirements from 2020 Tasmanian students are staying in education and training for longer, assisting them to achieve a qualification that significantly improves their life chances and choices. The progress made over the last four years is clear to see in this graph showing Tasmanian Education Retention…

2018
14/6

Tasmanian Budget 2018-19

The State Budget for 2018-19 was announced today, the Budget contains many positives for the Department, and for public education in Tasmania. The Government is continuing to invest in education and training, spending $6.75 billion over four years. We know that education is the single most powerful driver for improving economic and social outcomes in…

2018
7/6

Nominations are now open for the Together We Inspire Awards 2018

Now is the time of year when staff, parents and community members get the opportunity to nominate an exceptional DoE employee or volunteer for the Together We Inspire Awards. The Together We Inspire Awards are an opportunity for Tasmanians to acknowledge the dedicated staff and volunteers in Government schools who have worked to support all…