Education Council

As of 1 July 2014, the former Standing Council on School Education and Early Childhood  (SCSEEC) became known as the Education Council. Terms of Reference (ToR) for the Council have been developed and are currently being considered by COAG.

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

NAPLAN online devices
12 October 2015: ACARA releases minimum technical specifications for NAPLAN online devices. Read more...
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Education Strategy
28 September 2015: Strategy published
Communique 18 September 2015
The Education Council met via TelePresence on Friday 18 September 2015.  The meeting communique can be found here