General Resources

ABC Education Resources

Australian Bureau of Statistics: CensusAtSchool
CensusAtSchool is a student-centered online data collection and analysis project run by the Australian Bureau of Statistics. The student responses form a rich nation-wide database of real raw data about Australian school students, available FREE from the ABS website. This link takes you to the CensusAtSchool random sampler, where you can extract relevant, up to date information on student eating habits, lifestyle and attitudes on health and nutrition. Alternatively, use our range of prepared samples and information tables sourced from the CensusAtSchool database.

Australians for Native Title and Reconciliation
http://www.antar.org.au/
Working for Justice, Rights, and Reconciliation for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.

Dare to Lead
Commonwealth funded national project with a focus on improving educational outcomes for Indigenous students.

Curriculum Corporation
Supporting educators with teaching resources, professional learning and journals, innovative school-based projects and library cataloguing information.

Curriculum Online – United Kingdom
Multimedia resources to support teaching and learning.

Education Network Australia (edna)
Australia’s leading online resource collection and collaborative network for the education and training community.

La Trobe University LibGuides
http://latrobe.libguides.com/
Range of links to other sites that cover research, teaching ideas and resources.

Learning by design
This site brings together a community of teachers and researchers around the theory and practice of Learning by Design. The ideas explored here will be useful to academics, teachers, trainers, students and policy makers interested in curricula and pedagogical design.

The Learning Federation
The Le@rning Federation (TLF) is an exciting and innovative project that employs emerging technologies to produce world-class online curriculum content to encourage student learning and support teachers in Australian and New Zealand schools.

Learning, Teaching and Assessment Guide
Tasmanian site - dynamic and practical resource for educators and school communities implementing the school curriculum

Library @ Stirling Online Catalogue
Access the catalogue at the Centre for Teaching and Learning (CTL) for resources to support curriculum design, development and evaluation.

New Horizons for Learning
New Horizons provides a leading-edge resource for educational change by identifying, communicating, and helping to implement successful educational strategies, giving visibility to effective teaching and learning practices.

What Works. The Work Program
An initiative of DEST that is part of the national effort to improve outcomes for Indigenous students.  It contains a variety of resources for teachers and schools.

 

DEPARTMENTS OF EDUCATION:

Australian Government Department of Education, Employment and Workplace Relations (DEEWR)

Information for Teachers

Research Publications and Resources

 

New South Wales – DET

NSW Board of Studies

Teaching and Learning

Curriculum

K-6 Education Resources

Board of Studies – Shop on Line

DET Sales

 

Northern Territory – Department of Employment, Education and Training

Teachers and Educators

 

Queensland – Department of Education Training and the Arts

Curriculum: Learning, Teaching and Assessment

 

South Australia – Department of Education and Children’s Services

Curriculum and Learning

SACSA (South Australia Curriculum Standards and Accountability

SACSA – learners and learning

Ideas for practice (links to resources)

DECS Publishing

 

Tasmania – Department of Education

Curriculum and Assessment

Learning Teaching and Assessment Guide

Curriculum Resources and Support

 

Victoria – Department of Education and Early Childhood Development

VELS (Victorian Essential Learning Standards)

Curriculum Planning

Links and Downloads

Victorian Education Channel - Teachers

 

Western Australia – DET

Resourcing the curriculum

Curriculum Improvement Program

Steps Professional Development and Resources

Information across Learning Areas  

 

BOOKS:

Print, M. 1988. Curriculum Development and Design, Allen & Unwin, St Leonards, NSW. ISBN: 1863733620