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New $20 million Career Education Strategy

A new $20 million Career Education Strategy being introduced by the Department for Education aims to make the task of finding the right career much easier for students in South Australia’s government high schools. Read more


Backing young LGBTIQ+ Victorians

The Victorian Government is standing with young queer, transgender and gender diverse Victorians and their families, with a fast-tracked funding boost to give them better access to vital health and support services. Read more

Multi-million package to support school camp providers

Western Australian Education and Training Minister Sue Ellery has announced a $3.5 million assistance package for school camp providers directly impacted by the introduction of additional health measures. Read more


$8m program to support youth mental health

An innovative service to improve young people’s access to mental health support is being trialled under a multi-million-dollar initiative from the Queensland Government. Read more

Military history lesson on offer for students

Students in New South Wales studying modern history can now apply for a Premier’s Anzac Memorial Scholarship, which will provide opportunities to develop their knowledge and understanding of the history of Australians at war.

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