Amaroo School’s Libby Whitbread didn’t set out to be a teacher but fell in love with it after using a free unit at university to do a placement.
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.
The Education Directorate is supporting all ACT public schools to manage their extra workloads with two staff planning days in term 3
Margaret Hendry School’s Minister for Marketing and Communications, Amy Grace, takes us inside ‘Who we are Together Week’ at MHS, including all of the activities put together by the Children’s Parliament.
The pandemic is not over and ACT public schools are continuing to take sensible steps to safely operate while also managing the risks of COVID.
It’s National Reconciliation Week, a time of particular focus for non-Indigenous people on contributing to reconciliation between Indigenous peoples and the wider Australian community.
A partnership between a primary school and a local hotel is not a typical collaboration - but for Bonython Primary School and Canberra’s Little National Hotel it’s a union that continues to give back.
Parents and Carers Hotline
Parents and carers are encouraged to contact their child’s teacher or school principal about any issue or concern regarding their child’s welfare. Alternatively, parents, carers and community members can raise any concerns with the ACT Education Directorate through the Feedback and Complaints unit online via the ACT Education Directorate contact form or by phone (02) 6205 5429 between 9am-5pm, Monday to Friday.