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The theme for 2018 was 'Today's schools – creating tomorrow's world'.

Education Week 2018 promo video

Duration – 5:11

Read the transcript for Education Week 2018 promo video.

Education Week 2018 was held between 6 August at 10am – 11am via a simulcast from Parramatta Public School and Kiama Public School.

The theme for 2018 Education Week was: Today's schools – creating tomorrow's world.

It celebrated how NSW public schools are equipping young people with the skills and capabilities they need to thrive in a rapidly changing, globalised world.

Key messages

Growth mindset

By developing a growth mindset, our students will become lifelong-learners equipped with the resilience to embrace challenges, the aptitude to reach higher levels of achievement and the adaptability to master new skills.

Applied learning

By grounding education in real world learning opportunities, our students are acquiring the capabilities needed to tackle and solve complex issues in the 21st century.

Evolution of the classroom

By creating future-focused learning spaces that integrate advanced technology and promote connection and collaboration, the classroom is expanding beyond the traditional four walls.

Strong relationships

By building strong relationships in our school communities, we are ensuring that every student is known, valued and cared for.

System-wide commitment to innovation and excellence

By placing our students at the centre of all our decision-making, we are continually striving for improvement and innovation so that young people in our care learn in a world-class education system.

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