Local Schools, Local Decisions
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This reform gives NSW public schools more authority and greater freedom to make local decisions about how best to meet the needs of their students.
This needs-based funding model uses a base and loadings approach to ensure a fair and transparent allocation of the state public education budget.
Learn how schools allocate funds to achieve improved student outcomes through stronger community engagement and consultation.
Providing additional staffing resource allocation helps improve the quality of teaching in all primary classrooms.
This information is current as at 21/05/2018 05:17pm, AEST. For the most up-to-date information, go to https://education.nsw.gov.au/our-priorities/work-more-effectively/local-schools-local-decisions.
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