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Teachers' Notes

How to start a local language program in your school.

If your local community is interested in starting a local language program at your school there are existing resources for each state to support this process. As a first step, we recommend reading:

In particular the Framework’s ‘Rationale’ and ‘Guiding principles’ overview things to consider when approaching your local community.

These guides to implementing language programs in schools are also useful resources particularly in regions where languages are not strong:

Here are some links to information specific to your region

New South Wales
Northern Territory
South Australia
Western Australia