Better learning. Better Behaviour. Better Opportunities.
At Birkdale we
believe the quality of teaching and learning indirectly affects how students
learn, engage and participate in the learning process. Our school mantra
signifies our commitment to teaching and learning.
Engaging today's learners to become tomorrow's leaders.
Beliefs and Values
Birkdale State School
believes that all students are being prepared to be engaged, informed and
active Australian citizens. Underpinning this belief are the values of:
· Students are at the centre of all we do
All students can learn with the right support
Working collaboratively with the community plays a vital role in a child's learning
High yield strategies and evidenced based teaching are core to student success.
Collegiality and teamwork enhance student success and support school community health and well being.
We believe in:
Student centered curriculum; engaging, promoting and rewarding student learning by using the whole school approach to learning strategies and implementing quality teaching and learning processes and practices
Evidenced based teaching and learning which strives to improve student outcomes
Collection of user friendly quality data
The explicit teaching of evidence based programs
The implementation of high yield teaching and learning strategies and practices
As safe supportive school environment; ensuring diversity, inclusivity, and the social and emotional wellbeing of the entire school community, ensuring every member of BSS is equipped to succeed.