The department provides Queenslanders with the knowledge, skills and confidence to maximise their potential, contribute productively to the economy and build a better Queensland.
Providing children with access to quality early childhood education and care through establishing and funding kindergarten and integrated early years services as well as a range of parent and family support programs, and regulating, approving and quality assessing early childhood services.
Delivering Preparatory to Year 12 in Queensland state schools to prepare young people for successful transitions into further education, training and/or work and administering funding for Queensland non-state schools.
Improving Queensland's skills profile by targeting funding for the delivery of vocational education and training that leads directly to employment opportunities. Providing information, advice and support to vocational education and training providers, employers, students, apprentices and trainees.
The department has a number of publications available to the public.
View a full list of media releases by the department on the Queensland Government Cabinet website .
This page was last reviewed on 18 Aug 2017