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The Department of Education and Early Childhood Development offers learning and development support, services and resources for all Victorians, from birth through to adulthood.

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Top Readers Recognised

Children who met the 2014 Victorian Premiers' Reading Challenge will receive a special message this year. Read More

Northcote to Shanghai: Zach's Year in China

Zach had barely finished his last VCE exam when he started preparing for life's next challenge. Read More

Victorians Excel at the Australian Training Awards

Victoria has taken out six awards at the 2014 Australian Training Awards in Adelaide. Read More

Chinese Sister School Opportunities

Secondary schools with active sister school relationships in China are invited to apply for grants. Read More


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