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Access to co-educational schools
The NSW Government has made a commitment that every student in NSW will have guaranteed access to a co-educational public school by 2027.
The annual report contains information about public schools, early childhood education and Aboriginal affairs.
Bushfire Relief Strategy
The Bushfire Relief Strategy supports the recovery of schools affected by the 2019/2020 bushfires and strengthens the planning, response and recovery management within our learnin…
Closing the Gap
How we are working in partnership with Aboriginal communities to improve outcomes for Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people.
Commonwealth Initial Teacher Education Review submission
The NSW submission to the Commonwealth Review into Quality Initial Teacher Education focuses on areas where national action to support teacher supply and teacher quality will bene…
The Digital Strategy provides an overarching direction for the department’s transformation into a modern hybrid education system enabled by technology, data, and services.
Diversity, Inclusion and Belonging Strategy 2023-26
Ensure our workplace is an environment where people feel represented, included and valued - where all employees feel they belong.
Draft National AI In Schools Framework
Education ministers across Australia seek feedback on a national framework guiding ethical, safe AI use in schools. Share your views by 16 August 2023.
NSW Mathematics Strategy
The NSW Mathematics Strategy supports teaching and learning in NSW public schools, helping students develop the mathematical skills and understanding they need to succeed in life.
NSW submission to the Australian Universities Accord discussion paper
Aiming to support and strengthen outcomes in higher education will benefit students, education organisations, the State’s economic prosperity and community wellbeing.
Our commitment to sustainability
The NSW Department of Education can lead in key areas of sustainability. We understand that sustainability is a broader concept than resource conservation and environmental protec…
Our Disability Inclusion Action Plan (2021-2025)
The Plan outlines our five-year roadmap to ensure Education is an inclusive organisation for our students, staff and our community
Our Plan for NSW Public Education
Learn about our plan which is built on the power of public education to provide opportunities for all and to transform lives through learning.
Our reconciliation action plan
Read the department's first Reconciliation Action Plan for corporate staff and see how we're working towards reconciliation.
Our reports and reviews
We regularly provide information to the public about what we do, the results we achieve and the challenges we face.
Rural and Remote Education Implementation Plan
The Rural and Remote Education Implementation Plan outlines how the department is delivering on the Rural and Remote Education Strategy in 2024.
Rural and Remote Education Strategy
An overview of the 2021-2024 Rural and Remote Education Strategy – a strategy committed to making a difference to the lives of students in rural and remote communities.
Review of rural and remote incentives report
The attraction and retention of key workers to rural and remote areas is a challenge for many geographically large jurisdictions, in Australia and around the world.
School Excellence and Accountability
School Excellence is at the core of all work across NSW public schools, focusing on continuous school improvement.
Schools Digital Strategy
The Schools Digital Strategy (SDS) was a three-stage roadmap empowering schools to determine their own digital future and support them with the skills and tools they need to succe…
NSW Education's reform gives NSW public schools more authority and flexibility to decide how best to meet their students' needs.
Staff Wellbeing Strategy 2024–27
This strategy aims to build a culture based on trust, where staff thrive through the provision of safe, resilient and respectful workplaces, with safety and wellbeing underpinning…