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Elders as storytellers

It's important to listen to and learn from our Elders as we nurture and support our younger generations to learn and grow. A community raises a child, sharing knowledge and stories together. We all play a part in making the early years count for our little ones.

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An Early Start for Prep to Year 2 literacy and numeracy progress

Children start school with a range of early literacy and numeracy knowledge, skills and understandings. The Early Start literacy and numeracy materials support teachers to determine each studentís early literacy knowledge, skills and understandings by using a series of tasks developed specifically for Queensland.

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Early Start ó Prep to Year 2 literacy and numeracy tracking and monitoring

Host a night in to get the word out

White Ribbon Night is Friday 28 July. Host a night in to get the word out that violence against women is not acceptable. Follow the link below and register your event.

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White Ribbon Night is 28th July. Have a night in to get the word out!

QAS4Schools - apply now!

Calling all primary schools! Queensland's top athletes are keen to visit your school and share their stories about the positive benefits of sport in the lead up to the GC2018 Commonwealth Games. Apply now for a QAS4Schools visit!

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Stop the hurting - Music slam competition

Queensland students:win the chance to have your lyrics included in a song by ARIA award-winning artist, Illy and a VIP In-Studio experience #stopthehurting.

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Stop the hurting Music slam competition


Spectacular CGEN Voices 2017 - tickets on sale now

New Community Principal initiative set to begin in 2017

Register now for National School Improvement Tool training

Term 2 2018 date change

Queensland children encouraged to submit their art works for Hear Me, See Me Art Exhibition

Showcase Awards regional winners announced

QAS4Schools athlete visits - register your school's interest now!

Grants for Reconciliation in Queensland Schools - apply now!

Find out when your school is being reviewed - Term 3 review schedule now available

New Community Principal program set to begin in 2017

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!

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National Day of Action against Bullying and Violence 2017

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World Teachers' Day

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