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Media releases

The department's Media Unit keeps the community engaged through the media with the latest news on various initiatives and events relating to education.

Minister for Education

Media releases from the minister may also be relevant to our work. For more information visit the premier's website.

Contacting the Media unit

All media enquiries regarding public education and child care should be directed to the Department for Education media hotline on (08) 8226 7990. This line is attended at all times for media enquiries. Media may also send requests through to education.mediaunit [at] sa.gov.au

Department media releases

Adelaide Botanic High School uniform revealed

Thursday, November 8, 2018

Students from Adelaide Botanic High School’s leadership team are among the first to step out in their new school uniform.

Global software specialist to modernise SA education operations

Friday, September 21, 2018

The state government has chosen the Civica education suite of software products that will modernise operations for all public schools and preschools.

Learning Centre at the Royal Show

Tuesday, September 4, 2018

Students across the state are showing and sharing their their farming and science skills at this years Royal Adelaide Show.

Funding open for parent initiatives

Thursday, August 9, 2018

Parents and education sites are encouraged to apply for funding to help support parent engagement in their child's learning.

Scholarships for students in STEM

Tuesday, August 7, 2018

Scholarships are available to support underrepresented student groups to continue their involvement in STEM learning and careers.

Masters for Teachers Scholarship

Monday, July 30, 2018

The opportunity to undertake a masters degree funded by the state government is available for public education teachers across SA.

Improved internet in remote schools

Wednesday, July 4, 2018

Students and teachers at 8 government schools in the APY Lands will benefit from improved internet connectivity.

Public teaching jobs offer chance to shape SA’s future

Thursday, May 31, 2018

170 teaching positions open today in country and metropolitan public schools across South Australia.

National Day of Action

Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Almost double the number of schools in South Australia have signed up for this year's National Day of Action happening this Friday.

ABLES assessment tool

Tuesday, February 6, 2018

A tool which recognises and responds to the learning needs of students with disability will be introduced into SA public schools.