Next steps

Leading the development of a school literacy and numeracy improvement culture requires:

  • long-term leadership
  • a strategic focus and
  • collaboration

The following steps may support your efforts to embedding a positive culture for literacy and numeracy:

  • Develop in-school expertise through professional development such as the Bastow Leading Literacy and Leading Mathematics courses.
  • Ensure the school's efforts are reflected in :
    • Your school's Strategic Plan
    • Annual Implementation Plan
    • Professional Development Plans
  • Use the Literacy Teaching Toolkit  and Mathematics Teaching Toolkit to support best practice teaching and learning
  • Follow developments in School Update and In Our Classrooms.