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Transition to school: statewide approach to transitions

The statewide approach to transitions gives schools the tools to have meaningful conversations with their partners when implementing high-quality transition to school programs and improving outcomes for children.

This collaborative approach includes the input of families, early childhood services and community agencies.

Woodridge North State School

Read the Supporting successful transitions: School decision-making tool PDF version Adobe PDF document4.3M | RTF version Rich text format document 43K. The School decision-making tool can support your school to identify, plan and implement transition strategies and practices that meet the needs of your community.

The Kindergarten to school transition programs on school sites poster PDF version Adobe PDF document151K | RTF version Microsoft® Word document 24K provides advice for state schools establishing kindergarten and transition programs on site.

Developed in partnership between the Divisions of State Schools and Early Childhood and Community Engagement, the poster highlights the commitment to implementing a statewide approach to transitions in Queensland.

The success of the statewide approach to transitions depends on collaboration between all partners - early childhood services and educators, families, schools and supporting community organisations.

Read more information on how service providers and educators can work with schools to support a child's move into Prep in the Transition to school: Information for early childhood education and care service providers factsheet PDF version Adobe PDF documentRTF version. Rich text format documentnewsletters.

Additional information:

Supporting successful transitions

Orientation to school

Information for families

Information for services and educators

Additional resources

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This page was last reviewed on 16 Dec 2016

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Our school community poster

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School decision making tool

Supporting successful transitions - school decision-making tool Adobe PDF document4.3M

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