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Holocaust education to address racism and prejudice

From 2020, all Year 9 and 10 students in Victorian government schools will learn about the Holocaust in a bid to tackle rising anti-Semitism, racism and prejudice in schools and the wider community.

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Students learn to be Road Smart

Provided free of charge, Road Smart is a road safety education and training program delivered to Year 10 students (or equivalent) by trained facilitators, right across Victoria.

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Australian Made launches new educational kits

The Australian Made Campaign has launched a new collection of Australian Made educational resources that aim to inform students about our local manufacturing history, Australian inventions and the social and economic benefits of buying Australian Made and Australian Grown products. Read more

Paying it forward for mental health

Grounded in positive psychology and mindfulness-based research, the Grow Your Mind program has sparked a pay it forward movement, where schools and parents are donating the mental health kits to other schools and families in need.

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Free online resources for teachers

Monash Education has launched TeachSpace, an online space for teachers that provides how-to videos, case studies and handy tips for the classroom.

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Dive into an ocean of knowledge

Cool Australia, an educational not-for-profit that helps teachers find ways to engage young Australians, provides a lesson plan and affordable online professional development to grow their professional skills anywhere, anytime and at their own pace.

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