Become a teacher, scholarships, relief teaching, exchange programs, working with children clearance.

Committees, regulators and advisory groups

NT Board of Studies, Teacher Registration Board, Quality Education and Care NT.

Events and awards

World Teachers' Day, Teaching in the Territory Excellence Awards, Beat Festival, Battle of the School Bands.


A-Z of government school policies.


Department annual report, legislation, school annual reports.

Reviews and consultations

Reform of the Education Act, change in school term dates, Indigenous education review, review of middle schooling.

Statistics and research

Enrolment and attendance, Northern Territory Certificate of Education and Training (NTCET), NAPLAN, Australian Early Development Census.

Strategic plan and initiatives

Strategic plan, infrastructure investment, Indigenous education, increasing school autonomy, middle years, international education and training.

Support for teachers

Curriculum resources, NTCET, NAPLAN, VET, students with disability, professional development, back to school payment.

Red Room ready for aspiring poets

NEWS / 4 Aug 2016

Red Room ready for aspiring poets

Durack Primary School student Christopher Edwards was distinguished for The Grasslands – his submission to last year’s Red Room Poetry Object.

StudyNT ambassador wins national award

NEWS / 4 Aug 2016

StudyNT ambassador wins national award

StudyNT ambassador Enggar Daranindra has received a national award for her significant volunteering efforts in the local community.

Get started with School Survey

NEWS / 10 Aug 2016

Get started with School Survey

The annual school survey opens this week, providing an opportunity for students, parents and school staff to comment on the operations of their schools.

Find out more about what our department is doing. View more news and initiatives or visit for department media releases.