Resources for teachers
The NSW Education Standards Authority (NESA) provides resources to guide teachers throughout their professional practice.
Learn how NESA manages privacy, complaints, staff conduct and engaging with the media.
Your handbook for teacher accreditation, from initial accreditation through to maintenance and cancellation.
Browse our accreditation-related forms, guides and templates according to your needs.
Discover online and in-person professional development workshops and courses. Find out more.
Tips for collecting evidence of your teaching practice to support applying for Proficient or Highly Accomplished and Lead Teacher accreditation.
The Australian Professional Standards for Teachers describe what teachers should know and be able to do at the different stages of their careers.
NESA collaborates with researchers to improve the education outcomes of students. Learn how NESA supports research and view research reports.
Anyone can search the NSW Public Register of teachers to confirm a teacher's accreditation. Search now.
Learn about how NESA maintains the quality of its accreditation processes.
Become an initial teacher accreditation panellist
If you are an accredited teacher, teacher educator, school executive staff member, or principal, find out about the role you could play in preparing future teachers for the classroom.
Learn more about accreditation
Keep in touch by following NESA on social media.
For more information on how to contact a specific team or make a complaint, visit NESA's contact us page.