From Term 1 2017, Victorian government and Catholic schools will use the new Victorian Curriculum F-10. Curriculum related information is currently being reviewed and may be subject to change.
For more information on the curriculum, see:
The Victorian Curriculum F–10 - VCAA
A range of services exist to support the adoption and implementation of information and communication technology (ICT), and to ensure students and teachers operate in a secure learning environment.
Administrative systems support
CASES21 - The school administration computer system used by Victorian government schools to support their administration and financial management.
VASS (Victorian Assessment Software System) - A web-based system used by all VCE, VCAL and VET providers to enrol students and record results. Details include VASS deadlines, hardware requirements, and guidelines for data entry of school assessments.
ICT Products and Services Pricing Schedule
ICT Products and Services Pricing Schedules - Details include list of suppliers of desktop computers, printers and scanners, file servers, uninterruptible power supplies and leasing facilities available to schools.
Networks (LANs, WANs and Internet)
VicSmart - An $89.3 million initiative providing a fibre optic broadband network to all Victorian Government schools as part of the Victorian Government’s commitment to making broadband happen and is supported by network partner, Telstra.
Programs supporting computers in schools
Notebooks for Teachers and Principals Program - A program that provides notebook computers on three-year replacement cycles, to encourage principals and teachers to use them in the classroom and administration of schools.
Schools Census Data - Statistics relating to the results of the annual census of computers in schools.
Software - information about software licensing in schools, including copyright policy.
Technical Support to Schools Program (TSSP) - information on Department assistance to schools to support their IT environment.