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Entries open for Premier’s Sustainability Awards

Offering Victorian schools, business and community groups the opportunity to demonstrate and promote their sustainability successes, Sustainability Victoria is encouraging schools to share their projects and stories through the 2019 Premier’s Sustainability Awards. Read more

Introducing students to opera

Groups of primary school students are discovering opera for the first time through a new program by Victorian Opera, which takes them behind the scenes for an exclusive and in-depth introduction to this performance genre. Read more

Uncovering history through Minecraft

The Victorian Government has built a virtual world of Melbourne’s underground history and landmarks in Minecraft to help students hone their creativity and problem-solving skills. Read more

QELi and NESLI join forces 

Queensland Education Leadership Institute (QELi) and the National Excellence in School Leadership Institute (NESLI) have announced a new partnership that aims to strengthen educational leadership collaboration by providing greater access to professional development opportunities for educators and school leaders across Australia. Read more

STEAM grants for schools

Aiming to inspire more students to explore the universe – from the depths of the ocean to the far reaches of space – a new STEAM grants competition will use a smart algorithm to provide funds to teachers to put towards more STEAM resources for their classrooms. Read more