Useful links

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Teacher Salaries

NSW Department of Education and Communities: Awards
Current salary scales for the government school sector in NSW.

Curriculum Resources library

Curriculum Resources Collection
Curriculum Resources Collection of Fisher library.

Education Authorities

Department of Education, Employment and Workplace Relations

NSW Board of Studies

NSW Department of Education and Communities

Teach NSW

Catholic Education Office, Sydney

Independent Schools Council of Australia

Teacher Professional Associations

Board of Studies, Teaching & Educational Standards
Professional accreditation authority for all teachers in NSW.


NSW Teachers Federation
Trade union for teachers in NSW government school sector.


NSW Independent Education Union
Trade union for teachers and school support staff in independent and catholic schools (and other non-government educational institutions) in NSW and ACT.

Teacher Resources

Some internet sites with resources for NSW teachers are linked here. These include sites which contain classroom teaching resources, information and mentoring advice for new teachers etc

NSW DEC Professional Support and Curriculum website
This site contains resources for beginning teachers, the specific KLAs (curriculum areas) and various across the curriculum initiatives and projects relevant for teachers in the NSW government system.

HSC: All my own work
The NSW Department of Education and Training's website for HSC students. The HSC: All My Own Work program is designed to help Higher School Certificate students to follow the principles and practices of good scholarship.

Australian Government Quality Teacher Program
Resources developed as strategies supporting teacher engagement in school-based professional learning activities funded by AGQTP.

Future Teachers website of the NSW Teachers Federation
Information and advice for trainee teachers and new scheme teachers (about to enter the profession).

EdNA: Education Network Australia
EdNA Online is a service that aims to support and promote the benefits of the Internet for learning, education and training in Australia. It is organised around Australian curriculum, its tools are free to Australian educators, and it is funded by all Australian governments.

Global Education website
The Global Education website assists you to find suitable online curriculum projects and provides access to a host of resources to support your involvement.

National Digital Learning Resources Network
The National Digital Learning Resources Network is an exciting and innovative project that employs emerging new technologies to produce online curriculum content to encourage student learning and support teachers in Australian and New Zealand schools.