How does the NCCD fit in your school? The NCCD should be integrated as part of the continuing process of teaching and learning
In the Planning phase, typically in Term 1, prepare for the NCCD by building understanding of the NCCD and its underpinning legislation.
In the Implementation phase, typically in Term 2, schools follow the NCCD model.
During the Validation phase, typically in Term 3, schools verify and confirm NCCD data and submit it.
In the Reflection phase, typically in Term 4, the school team evaluates the application of the NCCD model.
2019 - need to know
NCCD guidelinesDownload the 2018 NCCD guidelines
The NCCD guidelines are published annually. The 2019 guidelines, including the revised levels of adjustment descriptors (Appendix 2), will be available on the Portal shortly. The revised levels of adjustment are currently already available here.
New NCCD Portal
The NCCD Portal has been refreshed this year with new case studies, podcasts, interactives and guidance to help you to complete the NCCD.
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2019 NCCD national key dates
Consult with your education authority for schedules within your state or territory.
- 2 August
Reference date for the 2019 NCCD
- 9 August
Authorities for non-government schools provide information to Australian Government Department of Education and Training
- 11 October
Authorities for government schools provide information to Australian Government Department of Education and Training
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