An urban farm incorporated into a Victorian primary school is on the way to producing over 1.5 tonnes of fresh produce a year, providing its students with access to a wide range of fruit and vegetables, and assisting in teaching the importance of growing food and healthy eating.
As part of the Inclusive Schools Fund, schools across Victoria will share in funding to build all-access play areas, sensory gardens and outdoor learning areas to support students with disabilities and additional needs.
The anxious wait is over for almost 50,000 Victorian students who have today received their 2019 Victorian Certificate of Education (VCE) results.
The Victorian Government has partnered with the Murdoch Children’s Research Institute (MCRI) and The Ian Potter Foundation to trial an early intervention and prevention pilot program for primary school students facing mental health challenges.
Victorian based not-for-profit, State Schools’ Relief, has launched a pilot Myki program that aims to help 1000 disadvantaged students across the state attend school by assisting with the cost of public transport.
The Victorian Government will undertake a major review of the Victorian Certificate of Applied Learning (VCAL) and Vocational Education and Training (VET) in schools to make reform recommendations that seek to improve transitions for students between school, further training or education and work.