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Register for maintenance and minor works projects

If you are interested in competing for minor works or service maintenance contracts at Queensland state schools, register your details with Building and Asset Services (Department of Housing and Public Works).

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Register for maintenance and minor works projects

Be work smart pre-employment skills workbook

Be work smart is a practical booklet to help young Queenslanders find and keep a job. If you are a student, you can work through the booklet by yourself or in class. Once you have completed the booklet you can receive a signed certificate of completion to include in your resume.

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Be work smart pre-employment skills workbook

School prize for major environmental awards program!

Queensland schools have the chance to be recognised for their strong 'green' leadership in the 2015 Premier's Sustainability Awards. Nominate completed projects in your school for the chance to win the $2,500 Sustainability in Education award. Entires close Friday 14 August.

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School prize for environmental awards

A $9 billion investment in Queensland education

A $9 billion investment in Queensland education has been announced in the 2015-16 State Budget. More teachers, boosted student support, upgraded facilities, and improved access for students with disability are some of the major investments.

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School Watch

Free Smart Choices online training program

A free online Smart Choices training program is now available. This training is suitable for state and non-state school tuckshop staff, volunteers, parents and teachers. The training program may be used to refresh current knowledge or as an induction for new staff and volunteers.

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Smart Choices

Visit the department's 2015 Ekka stand

Come along and talk with staff about the importance of early childhood education and care.

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Apply now for Get Started Vouchers to help pay sport club costs for eligible children

A $9 billion investment in Queensland education has been announced in the State Budget

STEM in Action grant winners announced

Speech Pathology Week: 23-29 August

Events and activities celebrating the Commonwealth

Twenty one secondary and special schools awarded funding from the Collaboration and Innovation Fund.

Queensland Training Awards regional finalists announced

Come and see what regional Queensland has to offer

Employment booklet supports students to find work

Education sectors collaborate to ensure excellence in preservice teachers' professional experience

Reading continues for the 2015 Premier's Reading Challenge

Free online training program now available to help schools understand Smart Choices, the Healthy Food and Drink Supply Strategy for Queensland Schools

Entries for the Buy Smart 2015 competition are now open for Year 4-12 students

MoneySmart teaching program - free professional development for teachers

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2016 state school calendar (PDF, 309KB)

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Creative Generation Excellence Awards in Instrumental Music (MOST) 2015

Creative Generation - State Schools Onstage

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