In the Planning phase, typically in Term 1, prepare for the NCCD by building understanding of the NCCD and its underpinning legislation. Discuss processes, review support materials and communicate with parents, guardians, carers and students.
What I need to know by now
Review information from previous phases
By taking a whole-school approach to the NCCD, schools can ensure that the whole school understands the NCCD process and the school's obligations under the legislation.
Involving the whole school will require the development of a timeline and strategic planning. It is recommended that schools taking a whole-school approach commence planning very early in the school year to set specific meeting dates for various groups as soon as possible.
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