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Commonwealth Games resources

Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games-based curriculum resources for Prep to Year 10 are available from the Embracing 2018 Global Education Program.

Science and Mathematics resources are coming soon.

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Commonwealth Cyclists

Introducing Sally and Possum

Sally and Possum, an Australian first, is a resource for children, aged four to eight, who use Auslan (Australian Sign Language) to communicate. The innovative series was created to provide interactive, entertaining and educational content for deaf and hard of hearing children to boost their early literacy and numeracy.

Sally and Possum is screening on ABC4Kids (ABC2), or visit the Sally and Possum website

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Introducing Sally and Possum

Creative Generation Excellence Awards in Visual Art 2016

Submissions are now open for the Creative Generation Excellence Awards in Visual Art 2016 program.

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Creative Generation Excellence Awards in Visual Art 2016

Premier's Reading Challenge registrations open

Registrations are now open for the 2016 Premier's Reading Challenge. This is an opportunity for children to improve their literacy, cultivate a passion for literature and encourage them to read widely for pleasure.

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Premier's Reading Challenge registrations open

2017 Premier's Anzac Prize applications open

Applications are now open for the 2017 Premier's Anzac Prize, offering Queensland secondary students the chance of a lifetime to visit Gallipoli for Anzac Day.

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2017 Premier's Anzac Prize

Tickets on sale for Creative Generation - State Schools Onstage (CGEN) 2016

Tickets are now available for CGEN 2016, Queensland's largest youth performing arts event. For all ticketing information check out the Latest News page.

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2016 Creative Generation


Nominations for the 2016 Premier's Sustainability Awards are closing soon

Congratulations to the 22 talented primary and secondary school ensembles presented with the best performance trophies at the Fanfare 2016 regional finals

Entrepreneurs of Tomorrow grant schools announced

Johnathon Thurston and Matthew Bowen encourage all parents to be involved in the Respectful relationships education program

Find out how the 2016-17 Queensland Budget advances our economy to create jobs by growing innovation, attracting investment and building infrastructure

Submissions open for Creative Generation Excellence Awards in Visual Art 2016

Commonwealth Games resources available

Indigenous Education Conference 2016 - 4 July

Congratulations to the 175 top achievers selected to contest the 2016 Queensland Training Awards regional finals in July and August.

QParents has now officially launched! Interested schools can sign up via the Expression of Interest form on the QParents website

New resources released to help hospitality and tourism students

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