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The Media unit provides the community with updates on events, achievements and new initiatives within the department and in preschools, primary and secondary schools.

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

Year 7 move PD day

15 November 2019

Teachers from across the state have come together to learn more about the transition of Year 7 to high school.

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Outcomes Framework adopted

15 November 2019

The Outcomes Framework for children and young people has been formally adopted.

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Students showcase female triumph

14 November 2019

The winners of a research competition to commemorate the 125th anniversary of women’s suffrage have been announced.

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Designs released for school upgrades

12 November 2019

Initial concept plans for 13 public schools being upgraded can now be revealed to local communities.

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SACE exams underway

4 November 2019

More than 3,000 SACE students across South Australia will today sit Stage 2 Biology as the SACE exam period officially ramps up.

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Children’s Week Awards

30 October 2019

Students have been recognised for their remarkable work in the Minister for Education's Children's Week Awards.

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Aboriginal students construct career pathways

25 October 2019

Aboriginal students have a new opportunity to forge a career in construction.

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‘World of Work Challenge’ for school students

24 October 2019

Year 7 to 10 students will be encouraged to gain greater exposure to industry, business and real world work opportunities.

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SA Public Education Awards

14 October 2019

30 South Australian educators were recognised at the South Australian Public Education Awards.

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New Whyalla school design revealed

8 October 2019

The design for the new $100 million secondary school in Whyalla, which will combine the three existing government schools in the region, has been revealed today.

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