ACT Board of Senior Secondary Studies

The ACT Board of Senior Secondary Studies (ACT BSSS) is a statutory authority responsible for the certification of senior secondary school studies in government and non-government schools in the Australian Capital Territory.

10 Oct 2022

BSSS Newsletter Spring 2022

The Office of the BSSS is delighted to launch the first issue of our newsletter for teaching staff. Inside, you will find articles about changes to policy and courses, including VET and appeals; information about the AST; and advice about using ACS including the bulk-entering of grades. Download it here: BSSS News Spring 2022

05 Oct 2022

Leading a Senior Secondary Assessment in your School

Three-hour workshop designed for all School Leaders new to ACT Senior Secondary

Venue: Callam Offices Woden

Date: Friday 21 October 2022

Time: 9am-12pm

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Flyer - Leading Assessment in your school

01 Sep 2022

Curriculum Planning: The new Commerce Framework

This three-hour TQI accredited workshop is for Commerce teachers who teach in the senior secondary sector. It will allow teachers to consider the implications of the Commerce Achievement Standards and Framework for their teaching and assessment.

Venue: Online via Teams

Time: 12-3pm

Date: Thursday 3 November 2022

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Flyer - The new Commerce Framework

ACT Senior Secondary System

Information about the ACT Secondary System including the Board, Policy and Procedures and the schools

Information for Students

Information for students including AST, Curriculum and Moderation

Information for Teachers

Information for teachers including AST, Curriculum and Moderation

Academic Integrity 

Information for teachers and students on Academic Integrity