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Corporate publications

Independent Schools Queensland (ISQ) produces a range of corporate publications designed to provide information on our priorities, activities, and management.

Strategy and Services

ISQ Strategic Plan 2018-2020 Outlining the mission, vision and key strategic priorities for Independent Schools Queensland.

What is Independent Schooling? Information about the independent schooling sector in Queensland.

2019 Membership Benefits A wide range of services and support designed specifically to meet our members' needs.  

Membership by the numbers A snapshot of the services and support to members made by Independent Schools Queensland in a year.

2018 Membership Report A statistical overview of the number of member schools, growth, affiliation, size, funding and distribution according to Local Government Areas, federal and state electorates. 

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Flagship programs

GOVERNANCE SERVICES 

Information about our Governance Services flagship program that offers tailored services and professional development to support school boards and leadership teams to govern effectively and confidently. 

GREAT TEACHERS IN INDEPENDENT SCHOOLS 

Information about our Great Teachers in Independent Schools flagship program – a comprehensive suite of programs and services that are empowering schools to deliver sustainable practices to lead and develop their teachers and school leaders.

OUR SCHOOLS – OUR FUTURE 

Information about our flagship program Our Schools – Our Future. Through this program Independent Schools Queensland is promoting informed public policy debate on the issues affecting our members. 

SELF-IMPROVING SCHOOLS

Through the Self-Improving Schools flagship program, ISQ works with schools to develop and implement evidence-based strategies for improvement. Our Self-Improving Schools program is empowering independent schools to confidently shape their future.

Annual Reports

Commemorative Book

50 Years Celebrating Choice and Diversity: 1968-2018 The history and achievements of Independent Schools Queensland and the important contribution member schools have made to schooling in the state. 

Catalyst Magazine

Catalyst Magazine 2011-2017 A magazine highlighting research and innovation in independent schools.

Latest News & Events

ISQ Big Ideas Summit

29 July 2019 - Queensland independent schools are showcasing how education is being disrupted and classroom practice transformed at a major curriculum innovation summit today.

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ISQ Briefings - July 2019

23 July 2019 - Executive Director David Robertson looks at the intent and relevance of a declaration (such as the Melbourne Declaration) for schooling, while Director (Strategic Relations) Shari Armistead and Design & Creative Sarah Heath examine design thinking as a solution to the 'wicked problem' of school education.

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