Contents (2013 - 89)
Education Standards Authority Act 2013 No 89
11 Principal objectives of Authority
(1) The principal objectives of the Authority are as follows:(a) to provide strategic leadership in improving standards of school education,(b) to promote an evidence-based approach in improving standards of school education,(c) to ensure that each of the following matters under the education and teaching legislation is developed, applied and monitored in a way that improves student learning while maintaining flexibility across the entire school education and teaching sector:(i) the school curriculum,(ii) forms of assessment,(iii) regulatory standards for schools,(iv) teaching quality and professional standards.(2) This section does not limit any of the other objectives of the Authority outlined in its charter.