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View the latest media releases from the Board of Studies, Teaching and Educational Standards NSW below. See all BOSTES NSW media releases.


Tuesday 20 December 2016

NEW EDUCATION STANDARDS AUTHORITY FOR NSW

A new education authority, to commence in January 2017, will focus on supporting quality teaching and learning to improve results for every student in every NSW classroom.

The NSW Education Standards Authority (NESA) will build upon the work of the Board of Studies, Teaching and Education Standards (BOSTES).

NESA will take over responsibility for setting the state’s K-12 curriculum; accreditation ...

Read full media release – NEW EDUCATION STANDARDS AUTHORITY FOR NSW


Thursday 15 December 2016

THE WAIT IS OVER FOR HSC STUDENTS

The wait is over for around 77,000 students, who receive their HSC results today.

In the 50th year of the HSC a record number of students achieved the highest possible results.

Key facts:

  • A record 1378 students scored a top band result in 10 or more HSC units and are on the BOSTES All Rounders merit list, and overall there were a record 37,781 top bands awarded.
  • A record ...

    Read full media release – THE WAIT IS OVER FOR HSC STUDENTS


    Wednesday 14 December 2016

    Minister recognises state’s top students

    Tomorrow over 77,000 NSW students will receive their HSC results, and today a handful of students have been able to celebrate early with the news they have topped the state in one or more courses.

    Minister for Education Adrian Piccoli presented 129 certificates to 124 students from 74 NSW schools at today’s First in Course Awards ceremony.

    Read full media release – Minister recognises state’s top students


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