Research and reports

An image of a teacher guiding 2 primary schools students using portable computers.Review reports

A report detailing key findings and improvement strategies is sent to each school after its review.

Schools share the findings with their school community and incorporate any improvement strategies into their four-year strategic plan.

To read the executive summary from a review report go to the school's website or contact the principal.

Annual reports

An annual report analysing findings from school reviews is published by the School Improvement Unit (SIU) each year. Each report contributes to building knowledge and understanding of school improvement in Queensland.
 

The latest report, which analyses the 366 reviews the SIU conducted in 2016, is now available

Special reports

The SIU publishes special reports periodically. The latest report is below.

Conference presentations

The SIU shares the results of its research with wider audiences, including academic conferences.

For example, this extract (PDF, 291KB) outlines a presentation delivered by SIU researchers to the Australian Association for Research in Education (AARE) Conference in 2017.

Promoting effective practice

In addition to its formal reporting, the SIU also shares some of the great effective practice stories emerging from Queensland state schools.
 
These effective practice videos​ show how different schools have successfully applied school improvement strategies in their unique context.
Last updated
24 May 2018