Literacy is the ability to understand and evaluate meaning through reading, writing, listening and speaking, viewing and representing (NSW Literacy K–12 policy, 2007).

Literacy is incorporated in the NSW syllabuses for the Australian curriculum as a general capability alongside other learning across the curriculum areas.

A series of resources are available to support teachers including:


  • Teaching and learning

Business Unit:

  • Teaching, Learning and Student Wellbeing
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