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Education Regulations changes affecting Parent Clubs:
Public consultation closed 28 February
For parents or parent clubs interested in submitting to the Consultation contact Parents Victoria if you would like to receive a specific package of information.

There are proposed changes to government regulations in regards to Parent Club financial arrangements and fundraising rules. Parents Victoria is concerned about the impacts of these proposed changes on Parent Clubs. We are also concerned that our position has been misrepresented in the media.

Looking for ways over the holidays to engage your family in fun problem-solving activities? Visit the Victorian Maths Challenge and check out the open-ended challenges on offer. Can your family make the ultimate paper plane, create an amazing symmetrical design, build a terrific tall tower, float a boat, or out strategise one another in a game of Rock Scissors? Check out these challenges and more

Melbourne Pullman Hotel - June 6 - 8 , 2017


The Australian Research Alliance for Children and Youth (ARACY) and The Smith Family are proud to present the Parent Engagement Conference Australia, to be held on 6-8 June 2017 in Albert Park, Melbourne..

Supported by funding from the Australian Government Department of Education and Training, the conference will bring research, policy and practice together to advance discussion about the importance of parent engagement to maximise every child’s learning potential. A key focus will be on ways to increase the effectiveness of parent engagement strategies through relationships, and through capacity building.

"Families unable to afford state school fees have been publicly shamed and their children excluded from extracurricular activities, a report has revealed."

Parents Victoria's Executive Officer, Gail McHardy comments.  The Age, September 20 2016

Parents Victoria calls for the Education Minister James Merlino to keep the pressure on the Turnbull Government to provide the promised last years of Gonski Funding.

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