The Department is working with Aboriginal communities on a range of programs and initiatives aimed at improving Aboriginal children and young people’s access to positive learning environments.
A strategy to ensure that all Koorie Victorians achieve their learning aspirations and realise the full benefits of the Education State reforms across early childhood, schools and further education.
The Marrung Education Scholarships (formerly known as the Wannik Education Scholarships) program provides scholarships to support Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students in Years 11 and 12.
The Aboriginal Best Start projects have been established to make sure that local Aboriginal communities and organisations are given every possible opportunity to influence outcomes for their children and families.
Supporting Aboriginal children and their families in the important early years through services targeted to their needs including a kindergarten program and home based learning programs.
A plan to improve the cultural safety and inclusion of Department workplaces and to support an inclusive early childhood and education system for all Aboriginal people.