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ACT Education Directorate

We aim to develop and deliver educational services to empower each child and young person in the ACT to learn for life.

23 Mar 2023

Career pathway support for home educated students

Through a careers planning workshop home educated students and parents in Canberra were recently given the opportunity to explore career options.

22 Mar 2023

Taylor high school opening delayed

The new high school in Taylor will now open in term 1, 2025, instead of the original planned timeframe of term 1, 2024.

22 Mar 2023

World Cup winner motivates students

Belconnen High School Physical Education and Health teacher Josh White is an inspiration to his students after representing Australia at the Softball World Cup in New Zealand late last year and bringing home the trophy.

08 Mar 2023

Dickson College students #EmbraceEquity

On International Women’s Day 2023 Dickson College physics students Alex, Josie, Yilin and Madeleine reflect on what the day means to them.

28 Feb 2023

College physics students to benefit from teacher’s scholarship

A teacher with more than 20 years experience, Scott Carter teaches physics to the curious minds of students at Lake Tuggeranong College.

23 Feb 2023

Equity Fund 2023

Applications for the 2023 Future of Education Equity Fund are now open.

Hayden Styman

Teacher Spotlight: Hayden Styman

Hayden Styman - Classroom teacher, Bonython Primary School

Each year we are lucky to celebrate our new educators who join the ranks to play a pivotal role in the lives of their students.

One such new educators for 2023 is Hayden Styman, who will be starting his new role at Bonython Primary School in Term 1.

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Term 1 Ends

06 Apr 2023 00:01

Good Friday

07 Apr 2023 00:01

Easter Saturday

08 Apr 2023 00:01

Future of Education

Every child deserves a great education and the life chances which flow from it. The Future of Education Strategy outlines a 10-year plan to make sure the focus and investment achieves the best future for all children and young people in the ACT.