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Celebrate what makes you a proud Queenslander

6 June is Queensland's birthday. Downloadable resources and activities are available from the Queensland Day website. Show your maroon spirit this Queensland Day.

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Creative Generation Excellence Awards in Visual Art 2017

These Awards recognise and promote excellence in Year 11-12 visual art education throughout all Queensland schools.

Submissions are now open.

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All that glitters ...  assemblage and digital collage
Brooke Houen, Mansfield State High School

2017 Premier's Reading Challenge - Let's start reading!

The reading period for the 2017 Premier's Reading Challenge runs until 25 August.

Let's start reading!

2017 Premier's Reading Challenge - Let's start reading!

National Reconciliation Week

This year, we reflect on two significant anniversaries in Australia's reconciliation journey: 50 years since the 1967 Referendum, and 25 years since the historic Mabo decision.

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NAPLAN: every student counts!

NAPLAN is a vital tool in assessing how students are progressing, what educational programs are working and how we can improve. More students participating in NAPLAN gives us more accurate information so we can make better decisions. Encourage your students to participate because every student counts!

Learn more about NAPLAN.


2017 Showcase Awards for Excellence in Schools - nominations close this Friday!

Schools, don't miss out on the opportunity to showcase some of the very best practice across your school community. Nominations for the 2017 Showcase Awards for Excellence in Schools close on Friday 19 May.

Learn more about Showcase Awards.

2017 Showcase Awards for Excellence in Schools


The Duke of Edinburgh's International Award in Queensland is now on Facebook - connect with us and get involved!

Former cricketer and teacher, Ian Healy supports our Respect our staff, respect our school campaign

Queensland needs more teachers! The Teach Queensland website for aspiring and existing teachers has just launched!

Industry advice sought for enhancing Queensland state school energy efficiency

Is your school having a priority support review? New video now available online

Creative Generation - State Schools Onstage 2017, brings you the very best talent from state schools across the state. Tickets now on sale

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National Day of Action against Bullying and Violence 2017

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