In this section

Advice for families

This page provides the latest advice for parents and carers on the department’s response to the pandemic. This guide is updated regularly based on advice from NSW Health.

Learning from home

Find resources relevant to continuing children's education at home.

COVID-safe HSC exams

The return of students in Year 12 and those sitting the HSC exams to on-site activities will continue to be based on the latest NSW Health advice.

Advice for staff (staff only)

Access advice and resources for school and corporate staff.

NSW Schools Update app

Receive operational status updates for NSW public schools in the palm of your hand.

School safety

Find up-to-date information on schools that have temporarily ceased operations.

Early childhood education

The latest advice, resources and FAQs for the early childhood education and care sector.

Training Services NSW

Advice and guidance on COVID-19 for apprentices and trainees, employers, SBAT's and Registered Training Organisations.

Response protocols for COVID-19 cases

The department has protocols in place where it is notified by NSW Health immediately when there is a confirmed case of COVID-19 is a school-age student or a member of staff.

Lessons from the COVID-19 pandemic

The Department of Education is taking lessons from the COVID-19 pandemic to continue improving outcomes for students across NSW.

Learning together through COVID-19

Explore how NSW public schools used innovative practice during COVID-19 to keep students learning.

Wellbeing for students and families

Advice on wellbeing for students, families and school communities.

Health information

Return to top of page Back to top