Stories from the Education State

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Rural schools discover local history through digital art

Two regional schools are working with a digital artist to tell stories about local history in an app.

Blending, contouring and curling to the Spectacular

Inspired by the world of wigs and Halloween makeup, TAFE students got a chance to showcase their skills with the Victorian State Schools Spectacular.

Arts mentoring helps students soar

An arts program is providing mentoring support to Year Five and Six students who show talent in the arts.

Top Acts puts student creativity on display

Braybrook College’s band was one of the 19 performances in Top Acts 2018 by outstanding VCE and VCE VET students at the Melbourne Recital Centre.

Walk, ride and tag on to school

A unique digital smartcard system and incentive program is getting more kids at Malvern Valley Primary School to ride or walk to school.

Celebrate the arts during Education Week

The stage is set for Celebrating the arts – this year’s theme of Education Week 2018.

High scores and big goals in Premier’s VCE Awards

This year’s winners say encouraging teachers and supportive friends at school helped them achieve high scores and pursue their dreams.

​Nominations open for education awards

Nominations are now open for a number of upcoming education awards.

New instruments, concerts through school music program

New musical instruments in schools are giving students – and teachers – richer learning opportunities.

Sustainability at Epping Views Kindergarten

The Epping Views Kindergarten community are creating positive environmental impact through the kindergarten's Sustainability program.

TAFE took Tony there

Tony Sheng was working at a desk job before deciding to study at TAFE to make a career change to healthcare.

New Tech School comes to Gippsland

Secondary school students can now get their hands on the latest technology for jobs of the future at the new Gippsland Tech School.

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