Virtual events

Join us in celebrating 'Lifelong learners' with our virtual events for Education Week 2021.

Education Week launch live stream

10am - Monday 26 July 2021

Join us for the official Ed Week launch live stream from 10am.

Video: Education Week 2021 launch

Duration: 28:30
Education Week 2021 launch.

Education LIVE

27 - 30 July, 10am and on demand

Education LIVE continues during Ed Week featuring Mogo Wildlife Park's animal of the day and special guests:

  • Tuesday - Behavioural biologist Professor Culum Brown as he dubunks myths around sharks and why they need protection (most suitable for high school students).
  • Wednesday - Robot bird poetry tips from Sydney Story Factory's Matt Roden.
  • Thursday - Join kids yoga instructor Shannon Herps.
  • Friday - Accent lessons with the cast of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child. Plus singer Guy Sebastian.
Missed an episode of Education LIVE? Catch up on demand on the Learning from Home hub and see episodes featuring Dr Karl, Eddie Woo, Turia Pitt and more!

Learning through Country

Wednesday 28 July on demand from 11am

Join the NSW Aboriginal Education Consultative Group Inc. (AECG) in learning through Country with stories shared about places of cultural significance. Connecting to this year's NAIDOC theme 'Heal Country', the video stories will demonstrate learning through Country as a lifelong process.

Virtual art exhibition

From the ashes - digital exhibition

Available on demand

View a series of artworks created by students in response to the 2019/2020 NSW bushfires. From the ashes demonstrates the role of art in the process of reflection on the impacts of the bushfires.

View the from the ashes - digital exhibition.

Parent and carers webinar

Exploring vocational education and training at school - P&C webinar

7pm-8pm, Tuesday 27 July - recording available on the P&C website

Join an online session exploring 3 key vocational education and training programs available to high school students in NSW:

  • Vocational Education and Training (VET) at School
  • Virtual VET courses
  • School Based Apprenticeships and Traineeships.

Specially designed for parents and carers this webinar is presented by the Federation of Parents and Citizens Association of NSW in partnership with the NSW Department of Education's Vocational Education team.

A recording of the webinar is now available on the P&C website.

Digital learning opportunities

Explore virtual excursions, tours and digital resources available from the department and external providers for teachers and students. Find out more on the Learning from home hub.

Some virtual initiatives and events previously advertised have been postponed and will be rescheduled at a later date.

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