Australia Day Achievement Awards - recognise and reward departmental employees who have made a noteworthy contribution to the department and community.
Commonwealth Games - the Gold Coast will host the 2018 Commonwealth Games.
Creative Generation Excellence Awards in Instrumental Music (MOST) - a residential extension program in state secondary schools.
Creative Generation Excellence Awards in the Arts - recognises and celebrates talented students in the senior years of schooling.
Creative Generation State Schools Onstage - educational and entertainment event.
Department of Education, Training and Employment Public Service Medals - recognise outstanding service by employees.
Fanfare Festival - biennial festival of bands and orchestras from Queensland state schools.
International Women's Day - celebrating the achievements of DET employees.
National Day of Action against Bullying and Violence - a day for school communities across Australia to 'take a stand together' against bullying and violence.
Premier's Reading Challenge - an annual event aimed at improving literacy and encouraging children to read for pleasure and learning.
Principals' Conference - a biennial two-day conference bringing together all state school principals.
Showcase Awards for Excellence in Schools - development grants in eight categories.
State Education Week - celebration of students and teachers in state schools.
World Teachers' Day - a chance to acknowledge our teachers and say thanks.
This page was last reviewed on 16 May 2017