Tuesday, 23 October 2012
How to Access the DEC Website
The NSW Department of Education and Communities (DEC) website can be accessed by clicking on or typing the following link below into your web browser tool-bar: http://www.dec.nsw.gov.au/.
On the DEC website you will find information for students, parents and teachers. The information available on the DEC website for students ‘is written for students by students’ and this includes information for primary, high school, and TAFE students (NSW DEC 2012).
The information for parents covers a range of information regarding their child’s ‘key transitions from preschool through to high school and beyond’ (NSW DEC 2012).
Furthermore, the DEC website offers teachers an extensive range of services designed to assist in developing the skills of their workforce and customised training for professional development (NSW DET 2012).
As the following screen capture illustrates the DEC website offers loads of information on the services that the DEC provide. In addition to this the DEC also provides an extensive list of important policies and procedures.
The DEC website provides a comprehensive list of all of the Department of Education (DET) policies and procedures (NSW DEC 2012). Follow the links below to access some of the relevant policies and procedures that are currently in place in NSW schools and will be helpful for you Amy.
To access a full A-Z list of Department policies and procedures click the following link: