"A Bendigo Principal says students are becoming more aware of their rights around sexting and speaking up when they see other students doing the wrong thing." Parents Victoria's Immediate Past President, Elaine Crowle comments. Bendigo Advertiser, August 18, 2016
2016 Lynne Kosky Memorial VCAL Scholarships
The Department of Education and Training provides two scholarships each year for two outstanding Year 10 students currently enrolled in registered Victorian schools who plan to study VCAL in Years 11 and 12 as a pathway to further study, employment or training, and who face financial barriers to remaining in education. These scholarships recognise the outstanding contribution that Lynne Kosky made to education and training in Victoria.
Applications open Monday August 1, 2016 and close Monday September 12, 2016. Read more
2016 Year 12 Student Scholarships
The Department of Education and Training administers up to 60 Year 12 scholarship awards each year, provided through five trusts for students who are studying in Victoria. The Scholarships are available to students currently in Year 12 who are planning to undertake tertiary studies in 2017.
Applications open Monday August 1, 2016 and close Wednesday, February 1, 2017. Read more
Moving from Primary to Secondary School
For parents. Secondary school is an exciting and sometimes daunting stage in your child's education. Read more about choosing a school, enrolment, what your child will learn and how you can help.
For students. Moving from Primary to Secondary school is a big step. Read more about what's involved in the transition process, and what you and your family need to know.
Parents Victoria - assisting to inform communities
The Australian Electoral Commission is seeking to educate all voters about how the new Senate voting system works. Parents Victoria agreed to promote the AEC's e-kit information in the lead up to the Federal election on Saturday, July 2, 2016.
Parents Victoria brings to your attention the opportunity to be involved in this exploratory study by Monash University.
For further details and flyer read more.