Teaching and Learning

Durack School offers a broad and engaging curriculum to enable our students to develop the knowledge, understanding, skills and abilities they need to be successful learners, develop physically, socially and emotionally and be prepared for the future.

Our Learning Process

The teaching and learning process in underpinned by the Durack Pedagogical Framework. In 2015 staff began implementing strategies based on John Hattie’s Visible Learning. Our key focus is to develop students to take responsibility for their learning through an Inquiry-based Approach - posing questions to encourage children to work out solutions to problems.

The Australian Curriculum

The Australian Curriculum is used for programming, planning and assessment by teachers for students in Transition to Year 6.

Teaching and Learning

Posted on 22 September 2017

Monkey Baa Drama Workshop

Monkey Baa Drama Workshop

This week, some of our Early Years classes participated in a Drama Workshop with Monkey Baa Theatre Company. Students worked collaboratively to represent objects and create scenes from The Diary of a Wombat. They also created and performed a montage of scenes from the story.We look forward to seeing…

Posted on 22 September 2017

Australia Day Citizen 2018

Australia Day Citizen 2018

The Australia Day Council is pleased to advise nominations are now open for the 2018 Australia Day Student Citizen Awards. Sponsored by the Department of Education, these awards recognise excellent citizenship within the school community.If you are in Year 5/6 you are invited to nominate. Students must…

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Students: 8:05am - 2:30pm Front Office: 7:45am - 3:15pm

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