Information Sheets


NSW Schoolhouse Museum of Public Education YouTube channel

Short videos showcasing objects in our collection.

Pre and Post Visit

  • Social Story – Stage 1 pre-visit social story 
  • Daily Life Past and Present – Stage 1 unit of work, includes School Life Past and Present (Inquiry 2), NSW Department of Education
  • Pre and Post Visit Suggestions  – a list of ideas
  • How Times Change – best watched after your visit, features the NSW Schoolhouse Museum of Public Education. Note – please view after your visit as it does spoil some of the surprises if watched before.

Oral Histories

Recounts of 1930s and 1960s school days at North Ryde Public School

Teaching History

History of Education