Rigorous research helps ensure that our work is informed by the best available evidence.
We know the benefits that quality research can deliver to policy, teaching, learning, vocational education, training and skills development. By engaging in high-quality research and utilising research findings, we ensure our initiatives are based on the best available evidence.
Research helps us understand and anticipate any emerging issues and challenges the department may face in the future. It also enables us to proactively respond to aspects that could affect our work.
Research Services oversees research activities including research conducted in state schools, communicating research findings and coordinating research projects.
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