This policy is current as at 31/03/2017 01:36am, AEDT. Please refer to policy library website (https://education.nsw.gov.au/policy-library) for an updated version.


Curriculum and learning activities

  1. Document title
    Type
    Implemented
    Last updated
  1. Document Title:Curriculum planning and programming, assessing and reporting to parents K-12 PD/2005/0290/V09Detailing how schools plan curriculum and teaching programs including assessment and reporting to parents.
    Type:Policy
    Implemented01/01/2006
    Last updated11/10/2016
  2. Document Title:Environmental Education Policy for Schools PD/2002/0049/V02This policy supports effective environmental education programs in government schools in NSW, provides guidelines on the management of school resources in accordance with ecological sustainability, and is a starting point for addressing global environmental issues.
    Type:Policy
    Implemented01/09/2006
    Last updated11/01/2017
  3. Document Title:Homework Policy PD/2002/0003/V02This policy statement sets out requirements for schools in relation to the development of homework policies. The implementation section includes purposes and principles, main types of homework and expectations for parents and caregivers, teachers and students.
    Type:Policy
    Implemented07/08/2000
    Last updated10/01/2017
  4. Document Title:Library Policy - Schools PD/2005/0221/V03This policy sets out the requirements for school libraries and the responsibilities of school principals, teacher-librarians and other school staff in relation to the programs of the school library.
    Type:Policy
    Implemented01/01/2005
    Last updated05/08/2016
  5. Document Title:Literacy K-12 Policy PD/2005/0288/V05Describes the objectives for ability, skills and competence of students, incorporating specific teaching practices and programs; and requirements for evaluation of effectiveness and responsibilities for K-12 teachers in reporting to parents, caregivers and communities.
    Type:Policy
    Implemented29/06/2007
    Last updated10/01/2017
  6. Document Title:Numeracy K-12 Policy PD/2007/0365/V01Describes the role of teachers in developing students' numeracy skills to support specific numeracy demands across key learning areas; and outlines the assessment and reporting to guide numeracy programs and provide information to parents, caregivers and communities.
    Type:Policy
    Implemented20/09/2007
    Last updated10/01/2017
  7. Document Title:Road Safety Education, Driver Education and Training Policy PD/2002/0033/V02This policy is designed to support effective road safety education programs in NSW public schools K-12. It also assists schools to plan effective driver education for students in Years 9 and 10 and Stage 6 Crossroads.
    Type:Policy
    Implemented01/12/2007
    Last updated14/03/2016
  8. Document Title:Sport and Physical Activity Policy PD/2002/0012/V03Requirements related to mandatory weekly participation in sport and physical activity for schools and their students. This includes the identification of local procedures that support the planning and delivery of high quality and safe sport and physical activity programs.
    Type:Policy
    Implemented27/02/2015
    Last updated
  9. Document Title:Workplace learning for Secondary Students in Government Schools PD/2005/0016/V04This policy enables students to contextualise their learning and achieve significant curriculum outcomes by accessing the skill and knowledge environment of participating workplaces. Collaborative involvement optimises student learning and safety during placement.
    Type:Policy
    Implemented01/09/2005
    Last updated22/01/2014