AU WA A1967 - SCHOOL CURRICULUM AND STANDARDS AUTHORITY

Identity area

Type of entity

Corporate body

Legal Status Text

Statutory Authority

Authorized form of name

SCHOOL CURRICULUM AND STANDARDS AUTHORITY

Other form(s) of name

Description identifier

AU WA A1967

Description area

Dates of existence

2012-02-29

History

The School Curriculum and Standards Authority was established on 29 February 2012, following the proclamation of the Curriculum Council Amendment Act 2011. All existing functions previously undertaken by the Curriculum Council were transferred to the Authority.

The School Curriculum and Standards Authority is responsible to the Western Australian Minister for Education. It is administered by a board consisting of seven members appointed for their expertise in education and assessment.

Following the 2017 machinery of government changes, services and support to the Authority are provided by the School Curriculum and Standards Division staff of the Department of Education.

Places

Functions, occupations and activities

Mandates/sources of authority

Creation: Curriculum Council Amendment Act 2011

Internal structures/genealogy

General context

Relationships area

Related entity

AU WA A1966 - CURRICULUM COUNCIL (1997-08-01 - 2012-02-29)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A1966

Category of the relationship

Preceding

Dates of the relationship

1997-08-01 - 2012-02-29

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A1953 - DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION [2] (2009-10-30 -)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A1953

Category of the relationship

Subordinate

Dates of the relationship

2017-07-01

Description of relationship

Control area

Rules and/or conventions used

Status

Draft

Level of detail

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Sources

Archivist's notes