Thirty finalists have been named in this year’s Public Education Awards, which recognises excellent employees in public education.
DECD in the news
The media is an important partner of the department and helps us raise awareness among the community about the importance of school education, the value of learning and child protection issues.
Contacting the media unit
All media enquiries regarding public education and child care should be directed to the DECD Media Hotline on (08) 8226 7990. This line is attended at all times for media enquiries.
Media may also send requests through to DECD.mediaunit [at] sa.gov.au
Primary students have acted on their concern for the desperate struggles faced by refugees by visiting some new arrivals.
A newly developed support hub will boost education opportunities and provide community connection for local Aboriginal youths.
The students and staff of Sandy Creek Primary School recently celebrated their 20-year relationship with Japanese school, Minami Aiki.