Minister for Education James Merlino and Member for Eastern Metropolitan Region Shaun Leane today visited schools in Ringwood and Bayswater where the Andrews Labor Government is funding school upgrades and giving students the best chance in life. Mr Merlino visited Norwood College which is sharing..
In Victoria we pride ourselves on the strength of our multicultural society, we’re respectful of people’s religious beliefs and practices. The actions of these students was not a sign of disrespect, in fact it was quite the opposite. Outside of this observance period these students..
Minister for Education James Merlino today visited Sandringham College in Sandringham where the Andrews Labor Government is funding the refurbishment of school facilities and giving children the best chance in life. The 2015-16 Victorian Budget provides the school with $2 million to be spent on..
The VCE English exam gets underway tomorrow for 43,294 students. Minister for Education James Merlino has today wished students every success in their VCE exams and encouraged them to seize the opportunity to do their best. Mr Merlino urged any students experiencing anxiety about their..
Minister for Education James Merlino and Member for Mordialloc Tim Richardson today presented a 5 Star ResourceSmart Certification to St Louis de Montfort Primary School in Aspendale for their award-winning Sustainability Precinct. The Precinct features an outdoor kitchen, vegetable gardens, compost, worm farms, a propagating..
Minister for Education James Merlino and Member for Carrum Sonya Kilkenny today visited schools in Carrum where the Andrews Labor Government is funding building projects and giving children the best chance in life. Mr Merlino visited Patterson River Secondary College which received $1 million in..
Children with disabilities will now receive better support through a renewed focus on the training and professional development of Victoria’s teachers. Minister for Education James Merlino and Member for Frankston Paul Edbrooke today visited McClelland Secondary College to announce new requirements for all teachers to..
The Andrews Labor Government is delivering on its $10 million election commitment to reopen Swinburne’s Lilydale campus and rebuild vocational training and higher education in the Yarra Valley.
Minister for Education, James Merlino, today opened the first stage of a $6.45 million dollar building project at Koo Wee Rup Secondary College.
Thirty passionate teachers, principals and support staff from government schools across the state are in the running to win up to $220,000 worth of professional development prizes at the 2015 Victorian Education Excellence Awards. Winners across nine categories will be announced during an awards evening..
Minister for Education James Merlino today visited Yarra Ranges Special Development School to celebrate the 1000th episode of the award winning and student-made TV show meTV. Started in 2011, meTV enables students to produce and star in videos on subjects ranging from cooking to sign..
Minister for Education James Merlino today presented the keynote speech at a national conference aimed at raising the profile of the teaching profession.
The Andrews Labor Government is making sure every child has every chance to achieve their best in Thomastown schools. During visits to Thomastown East and Lalor Gardens primary schools earlier today, Minister for Education James Merlino discussed how additional equity funding would support both schools..
Premier Daniel Andrews, Minister for Education James Merlino, and Member for Thomastown Bronwyn Halfpenny today joined students, teachers and parents at Thomastown West Primary School to discuss the Andrews Labor Government’s plans to make Victoria the Education State. The Government’s 2015-16 Victorian Budget was the..
Minister for Education James Merlino and Member for Northern Victoria Steve Herbert have announced details of historic buildings to be saved in the Mildura Rural City Council area following consultations with the local community.
Oral languages exams begin today for almost 10,000 VCE students. Minister for Education James Merlino today wished every success to the 9,952 VCE students undertaking their VCE languages oral exams and the 5,244 students undertaking their performance exams in drama, theatre studies, dance and music…