Monthly Archives: June 2019


Key data report 2019 released

The Department of Education has released a key data report in line with the Tasmanian Government’s Open Data Policy as part of our commitment to transparency and openness. The effective management and use of data is a key strategic priority for the Department. Being data informed enables us to identify student need and measure success…


Investment in Early Learning Centres around Tasmania

The Tasmanian Government is investing $15.5 million over four years ($21 million over six years) to build six new Child and Family Learning Centres (CFLC), co-located on school sites, in the communities of Sorell, Kingborough, Glenorchy, East Tamar, West Ulverstone and Waratah‑Wynyard. The CFLCs are early learning hubs that are core to the realisation for…


Family Engagement Review 2019

Families are the first and most influential educators of our children. Evidence shows that when families are engaged in education, student retention, achievement and wellbeing outcomes all improve. In 2018, the Department of Education undertook a review of how it engages families in education and decision making. The Family Engagement Review Report makes three recommendations…