Did you know that the Department had an area called:
Centre for Educational Statistics and Evaluation
CESE provide a wonderful service that has yet to be promoted or used to full effectiveness. For example, if you are considering piloting a new literacy or numeracy program you might be interested to learn that CESE have measured the overall effectiveness of numerous programs that may add additional evidence to your decision.
I have attached a great document that was published in 2014 that I think would be a great PL activity for Executive or an entire teaching staff.
The Hub is an initiative of the Lake Macquarie Network of Schools.
The Hub is a professional learning initiative for the Lake Macquarie Network of Schools in New South Wales, Australia. High quality professional learning resources are developed by principals and leadership teams to be shared and accessed by other schools, building a collaborative community of practice. Pages containing resources are password protected.
Contact us if you currently work in a Lake Macquarie school and would like access to the password.