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
The Languages and Multicultural Education Resource Centre (LMERC) is a specialist resource centre for schools across all sectors.
LMERC has been providing services to Victorian teachers and other school staff for over twenty years. Each year up to 1000 teachers, educators and pre-service teachers borrow around 20,000 items. These include books, posters, CDs, DVDs, policy documents and realia (cultural artefacts). This service is available at no cost.
Information about the range of services available to educators at LMERC
The centre holds a collection of more than 30,000 resources in varied formats including books, posters, CDs, DVDs, policy documents and realia (cultural artefacts)
The centre’s catalogue is available online. You can search the catalogue and manage loans, register for membership, create lists, and access the centre’s wikispace
Resource lists on various topics and useful links for educators in the areas of Multicultural Education, Languages and EAL
The Department’s publications in the areas of Languages, EAL and Multicultural Education are available for free download from FUSE
Each term LMERC staff produce a newsletter to inform teachers about new resources, book reviews, upcoming events and useful online resources
The centre collects materials in the following areas:
Location and contact details
From Monday 3 April LMERC will be located at Level 1, 189 Faraday St Carlton.
LMERC will be closed for borrowing from Monday 27 March to Friday 31 March while the move to the new location is occuring. During this time returns can still be made via the external return chute. From April 3 returns can only be made at the new location.
LMERC contact details
Telephone: (03) 9349 1418