NSW School of Languages

Learn locally. Communicate globally.

Telephone02 9381 4800

EmailNSWSchoolLang.school@det.nsw.edu.au

School vision

NSW School of Languages is the leader in the teaching and learning of languages through distance education. The school provides a broad range of language choices for students across NSW.

Our vision

To develop successful, thriving learners with a love of languages, intercultural understanding and skills for their future.

Our Mission

NSW School of Languages strives to lead the teaching and learning of languages through innovative quality language programs.

Our skilled and committed teachers work with the school community to ensure students reach their highest potential, broaden their global perspective and strengthen their connections with heritage and culture.

Our values

Respect

Valuing oneself and others equally:

  • I am polite, courteous and friendly.
  • I respect different perspectives and opinions.

Positivity

Demonstrating a positive attitude in all situations:

  • I seek solutions and help to solve problems.
  • I endeavour to understand other people's perspectives.

Collaboration

Working harmoniously together for a common purpose:

  • I work well in a team and appreciate the input of others.
  • I work cooperatively to achieve a common goal.

Commitment and Responsibility

Consistent application of the highest standards to maximise outcomes:

  • I am professional in all aspects of my work.
  • I work to the best of my ability and strive for excellence.

Our priorities

  1. Curriculum materials – continually improve relevant online resources appropriate to changing student needs.
  2. Communication with all key stakeholders – ensure open and positive communication with staff, parents and students.
  3. Quality teaching and learning – engage and inspire students, ensuring all are supported according to their needs.
  4. Professional development – ensure all staff are highly skilled in the areas of teaching and pedagogy, language methodology, curriculum and ICT.
  5. Effective workplace environment – optimise organisation and management of curriculum resources and whole school systems.