The national framework explaining the ethical values held within Australian schools.
The framework includes:
an underpinning vision for improved values education in Australian schools
a set of values for Australian schooling, based on the National Goals for Schooling in the Twenty-First Century (6432) (Adelatide Declaration, 1999)
guiding principles to support schools in implementing values education
key elements and approaches providing practical guidance to schools in implementing values education.
Nine Values for Australian Schooling have been identified for this National Framework:
Care and Compassion
Doing your best
Honesty and Trustworthiness
Understanding, Tolerance and Inclusion