Board of Studies, Teaching and Educational Standards news
BOSTES has endorsed a review of the current Science and Technology K–6 syllabus to include Australian Curriculum: Technologies content. Consultation on the Draft Directions for Syllabus Development: Science and Technology K–6 is currently underway.
K-6 consultation meetings on the Draft Directions for a revised syllabus are scheduled in regional and metropolitan locations across the state. Check the BOSTES website for dates and locations.
To keep up-to-date with opportunities to participate in consultation processes, subscribe to the BOSTES Bulletin and follow @TECHEDBOSTES or @PrimaryBOSTES on twitter.
To be considered for involvement in the writing process you should ensure that you are on the BOSTES Register of Curriculum Writers for K-6 Science and Technology. You are encouraged to submit an Expression of Interest.
Schools should continue to teach the current NSW Science syllabus (inc. Science and Technology K–6) K–10 during the review.
For more information, contact:
Acting Inspector, Technology Education
(02) 9367 8247
Inspector, Primary Education
(02) 9367 8191