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Our Work with Schools

Independent Schools Queensland's (ISQ) mission is to promote, support and develop independent schooling in Queensland. ISQ provides services and support which promote, strengthen and improve independent schooling.

ISQ provides member schools with services and support which promote, strengthen and improve independent schooling in the following areas:

School business and administration 

Guidance on all aspects of the management and administration of independent schools.


Advice, training and resources to assist independent schools to achieve effective governance and strategic management.

Educational performance and development

Support, services and resources to empower schools to deliver sustainable practices to lead and develop their teachers and school leaders.

Student support 

Services and resources to improve the support services that your school provides to students.


Latest News & Events

ISQ Big Ideas Summit

29 July 2019 - Queensland independent schools are showcasing how education is being disrupted and classroom practice transformed at a major curriculum innovation summit today.

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ISQ Briefings - July 2019

23 July 2019 - Executive Director David Robertson looks at the intent and relevance of a declaration (such as the Melbourne Declaration) for schooling, while Director (Strategic Relations) Shari Armistead and Design & Creative Sarah Heath examine design thinking as a solution to the 'wicked problem' of school education.

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