Education Council

As of 1 July, the former Standing Council on School Education and Early Childhood  (SCSEEC) became known as the Education Council. Terms of Reference (ToR) for the new Council are currently being developed and will be considered by COAG in due course.

The Education Council will continue to operate under SCSEEC Terms of Reference until COAG endorses the new Council's ToR.

COAG Council System

The Council of Australian Governments (COAGmet in December 2013 and agreed to new Council arrangements, including the establishment of an Education Council.  The Education Council will be one of eight under the new COAG Council system.  

A copy of the COAG communique from 13 December 2013 can be found here

Latest News

National Report on Schooling in Australia 2012
The National Report on Schooling in Australia 2012 has been released by the Education Council Chair and is available to download here.
Preparing Secondary Students for Work
15 December 2014:
Preparing Secondary Students for Work – A framework for vocational learning and VET was released.
2014 NAPLAN National Report
Education Council welcomes the release of the 2014 National Report. Media Release