Public faculties throughout NSW are celebrating Schooling Week this week with the theme: Shaping the Future.
The annual occasion runs from Monday 1st August to Friday fifth August 2022 and acknowledges the achievements of scholars, workers and public faculties throughout NSW.
This yr’s theme focuses on how training transforms lives and celebrates the alternatives accessible to everybody within the NSW public training system.
Georgina Harrisson, NSW Division of Schooling Secretary, stated the Creating the Future theme represents the work of educators and workers supporting and getting ready college students and younger individuals for a quickly altering and unpredictable world.
“This yr we proceed to have a good time the journey that college students and learners are taking throughout the NSW training system and give attention to how we create futures for our college students, workers and households,” stated Ms Harrisson.
“Schooling week offers us a chance to replicate on our achievements and to acknowledge the laborious work and dedication of everybody who works at our faculties and throughout the division.
“From the earliest days of childcare and early childhood training, by major and secondary college to post-school pathways, our training system prepares younger individuals to be agile thinkers and lifelong learners.”
Schooling Week formally begins with a stay stream Video in the present day at 10 a.m., accessible on the division’s web site.
Live stream viewers will be inspired by student and school stories and entertained by talented student performances.
The launch video will be available on demand after the live broadcast at 10am.
Other online activities for Education Week include a short film festival featuring films created by students over the past year.
The Film by…Invitation short film festival features 24 films created by primary and secondary school students. The films cover a range of topics and show what is important to students, with stories ranging from life in lockdown to why going to school is important.
Film festival audiences will have the opportunity to vote for their favorite film in the People’s Choice Awards.
Public schools across the state will host their own activities and celebrations, with many holding open houses, special gatherings and performances for parents and carers and the local community.
Find out more about this year’s Education week celebrations on the NSW Division of Schooling web site.