Schools Plus’ early-years engagement initiative, pioneered by Lawnton State School has won a Queensland State Showcase Award in the Parent and Community Engagement category.Learn more >
We are proud to release our 2022 Impact Report, showcasing our work to support students and schools over the past 12 months. With the support of our generous donors, we move one step closer to closing the education gap caused by disadvantage.Learn more >
We are thrilled to introduce the 22 inspiring teachers and school leaders named as this year’s Commonwealth Bank Teaching Award recipients. These inspiring educators are transforming education, particularly in some of Australia’s most disadvantaged communities.Learn more >
As school holidays come to an end, Commonwealth Bank and Schools Plus are calling for students, parents and communities to nominate teachers or school leaders who have been an inspiration through challenging times, as part of the 2022 Commonwealth Bank Teaching Awards.Learn more >
As NSW and Victoria return to face-to-face learning this term, we asked our ambassador Eddie Woo – Australia’s favourite and award-winning maths teacher – to give his perspective.
Read Eddie’s advice to teachers and parents.Learn more >
We recently invited schools to apply for funding through our national grant round. Nearly 400 schools applied, requesting over $11 million, and their responses provide us with a unique insight into what schools need during this challenging time.
Read the full reports to find out more about the needs to schools in disadvantaged communities.Learn more >
Every year Schools Plus surveys our community of teachers to establish the challenges they are facing in helping their children to succeed. This year there is a resounding focus on mental health and wellbeing.Learn more >
The importance of family and community engagement in children’s learning is undisputed, but how to deliver this effectively in diverse school communities is less clear-cut. Schools Plus’ Fair Education program looks to address this very issue.Learn more >