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The Media Unit provides the community with updates on events, achievements and new initiatives within the department, in primary and secondary schools and relating to child protection across South Australia

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

Latest news

New Aboriginal Education strategy

11 December 2018

Aboriginal language and culturally inclusive learning have been identified as essential in the new Aboriginal Education strategy.

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Innovative Language Grants

7 December 2018

5 schools to trial innovative language education approaches.

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Henley High prioritises enrolments

7 December 2018

A capacity management plan has been introduced at Henley High School, prioritising access to local families.

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SACE Review released today

6 December 2018

The state government has today handed down 16 recommendations following a review into the Stage 2 requirements of the South Australian Certificate of Education (SACE).

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Funding boost for music education

3 December 2018

More SA students will have access to music education following the announcement of the new Music Education strategy.

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Disability funding model simplified

30 November 2018

It will be much easier and faster for preschoolers and students with disability to get the help and support they need.

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School closures

28 November 2018

Industrial action on the morning of Thursday 29 November 2018 will affect a number of government schools and preschools.

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School and preschool strike update

26 November 2018

The Australian Education Union’s South Australian branch today confirmed its intention to take strike action this Thursday morning (29 November).

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Entrepreneurial schools announced

19 November 2018

Five schools have been selected to be the state's first specialist entrepreneurial schools.

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Adelaide Botanic High School uniform revealed

8 November 2018

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

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