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Corporate publications

Independent Schools Queensland (ISQ) produces a range of corporate publications designed to provide information on our priorities, activities, and management.

ABOUT INDEPENDENT SCHOOLS QUEENSLAND

  • 2014-2017 Strategic Plan: ISQ's Strategic Plan outlines our mission, vision, and strategic priorities.
  • What is independent schooling?: Information about independent schooling in Queensland.
  • ISQ Membership Benefits 2017: Information about the wide range of services created specifically by ISQ to meet our members' unique needs.  
  • 2016 Membership Report: A statistical overview of the number of member schools, membership growth, affiliations, size of school, funding and distribution of member schools according to Local Government Areas, federal and state electorates. 

FLAGSHIP PROGRAMS

  • Governance Services: Information about our Governance Services flagship program that offers tailored services and professional development to support school boards and leadership teams to govern effectively and confidently. 
  • Great Teachers in Independent Schools: Information about our Great Teachers in Independent Schools flagship program – a comprehensive suite of programs and services that are empowering schools to deliver sustainable practices to lead and develop their teachers and school leaders.
  • Our Schools - Our Future: Information about our flagship program Our Schools – Our Future. Through this program Independent Schools Queensland is promoting informed public policy debate on the issues affecting our members. 
  • Teaching and Learning Academy: Information about our flagship Teaching and Learning Academy. The Academy provides educators and leaders in the independent schooling sector with access to professional learning programs to improve educational outcomes. 
  • Self-Improving Schools: Through this flagship program, ISQ works with schools to develop and implement evidence-based strategies for improvement. Our Self-Improving Schools program is empowering independent schools to confidently shape their future.

ANNUAL REPORTS

Latest News

School Culture, Success and Sustainability

September 2017 - In this edition of Briefings ISQ Deputy ED Helen Coyer writes about school culture, success and sustainability, while Director (Education Services) Josephine Wise focuses on wellbeing and educational Leadership in her research feature.

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Qld Year 12s Encouraged to Face Annual QCS Test with Confidence

29 August 2017 - About 30,000 Queensland Year 12s will sit the annual Queensland Core Skills (QCS) Test over two days starting from today (Tuesday 29 August).

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Cost to Maintain School Choice: $1.2 Billion by 2036

17 August 2017 - Queensland’s independent schooling sector will need 21 new Prep-Year 12 schools and 825 extra classrooms in existing schools to accommodate an additional 46,600 school-aged children by 2036, a new research report reveals.

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