Local Schools, Local Decisions

In this section

  • The reform

    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.

  • Resource Allocation Model

    This needs-based funding model uses a base and loadings approach to ensure a fair and transparent allocation of the state public education budget.

  • Community consultation

    Learn how schools allocate funds to achieve improved student outcomes through stronger community engagement and consultation.

  • Quality Teaching, Successful Students

    Providing additional staffing resource allocation helps improve the quality of teaching in all primary classrooms.

  • Popular

    Watch videos about how schools manage their total budget

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