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2019
6/8

National Family History Month

During the month of August, Libraries Tasmania is celebrating National Family History Month to showcase resources and activities focused on genealogy, family history and related subjects. Tasmanians interested in family history are invited to visit the State Library to take advantage of the range of programs planned for the month of August. State Library and…

2019
25/7

Join the Department of Education in 2020 as a Graduate!

Discover your future and start building a rewarding career with the Department of Education (DoE) in 2020. Applications are now open for the Tasmanian State Service Graduate Development Program, TasGraD. TasGraD provides a comprehensive training program and enables graduates to make meaningful contributions to projects and programs that directly support community growth, wellbeing and success.…

2019
25/7

Become a Teacher at the Department of Education

The Department of Education is launching a new recruitment drive which is designed to attract more quality teachers to commence from Term 1, 2020. Recruitment activities for 2019 are building on the success of the 2018 campaign which saw 69 Teachers employed in a permanent capacity from the beginning of this year. During Term 2…

2019
5/6

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…

2019
4/6

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…

2019
3/6

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…