The Autism Hub has launched the Guided Functional Behaviour Assessment Tool. This interactive, online decision-making tool helps teachers to identify the 'function' or cause of a problem behaviour and implement evidence-based strategies to prevent the behaviour.
Preservice and current teachers: Register now to attend the next Teach Queensland Career Fair on Monday 4 September where you can connect with school leaders about your first or next teaching job.
The 2017 Premier's Reading Challenge runs until 25 August for Prep to Year 9. Help us to reach our target of 2.5 million books read. Also check out some great competitions being run by our program partners.
Speech Pathology Week runs 20-26 August. Ensuring that everyone can communicate successfully means that, in our schools, everyone belongs, everyone learns, and everyone achieves. The department's speech-language pathologists are vital members of the educational team supporting access and inclusion of students with speech language communication needs in the classroom.
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 student's early literacy knowledge, skills and understandings by using a series of tasks developed specifically for Queensland.
2017 state school calendar (PDF, 309KB)