The Arts Unit
NSW Department of Education The Arts Unit provides students and teachers with highly motivating and engaging opportunities that inspire their creative potential. The Arts Unit delivers programs in dance, drama, music, visual arts, debating, public speaking, reading, spelling and special events.
Our arts and literacy programs aim to: enhance student achievement in and beyond the classroom to build teacher capacity and leadership and showcase excellence
Every year more than 44,000 students and 6,000 teachers directly participate in Arts Unit programs across NSW, and an additional 433,000 students benefit from associated teaching and learning resources and activities.
Digital Engagement at The Arts Unit
The Arts Unit Digital Engagement provides online access to arts education and professional development (PD), engaging students and teachers throughout NSW.
Content is delivered by experts and accompanied by useful classroom resources. It ranges from NSW Education Standards Authority (NESA) registered and non-registered courses, to virtual excursions, streamed events and extensive digital libraries. This ensures learning supports teacher accreditation requirements and is relevant, memorable and meaningful for everyone.
The Arts Unit Digital Engagement content can be accessed as follows: