Our Purpose & Mission
Anglican EdComm's primary purpose and mission is to promote biblically-shaped education by working alongside teachers, facilitating their growth in each stage of their vocation.
Anglican EdComm also aims to:
- assist school ministry teams in the promotion of biblically-shaped education throughout the whole school community
- assist school councils in the promotion of biblically-shaped education in Anglican schools
- advocate and present the educational views of the Diocese to governments, professional bodies, the media and the community.
It promotes teaching as a worthy and strategic vocation and seeks to support Christian Teachers at every stage of their career. Whether a person is considering teaching, an established teacher or a school leader, Anglican EdComm exists to support teachers and help them enrich the lives of students both academically and spiritually.
Through mentoring, networking, conducting NESA accredited professional learning and consultancy within schools, Anglican EdComm seeks to help teachers and school leaders implement a biblically-shaped approach to education. It plays an important role in advocacy and representing an Anglican perspective to governments, the education profession and the wider community.