Education Queensland has developed the Parent and Community Engagement Framework to help schools, parents and the community work together to maximise student learning.
The Queensland Government has released an action plan that aims to lift the professional standards of teachers and provide schools with greater autonomy.
To support the move of Year 7 into high school, 20 state high schools will pilot Year 7 in a secondary setting before 2015.
The Queensland Government has announced reforms to strengthen discipline in Queensland state schools, the first strategies to be developed under the Great teachers = Great results initiative.
Children's entertainer Jay Laga'aia is helping to promote the benefits of kindergarten participation in Queensland.
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