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
Calendar of Events
For information about professional learning events for EAL and multicultural education, including intercultural understanding, see: EAL and Multicultural Education Professional Learning Calendar
Other professional learning
Difference Differently - provides online training modules to develop intercultural understanding for teachers. Modules aligned to the Australian Curriculum are also available for students in Years 3 to 10, in English, History, Geography and Civics & Citizenship.
Diversity: an Educational Advantage online teacher support - provides online modules for secondary school teachers with aims to provide them with insights into the educational experiences of Arabic-background students, and how teachers are responding to some of their needs.
Immigration Museum - can offer tailored professional development workshops for schools and clusters of schools.
Foundation House - Victorian Foundation for Survivors of Torture - provides learning and professional development to support individuals and organisations in community, education and health services working with people from a refugee background.
Asia Education Foundation (AEF) learning programs - support teachers to implement the Asia and Australia's engagement with Asia cross-curriculum priority of AusVELS.
Melbourne Zoo - can tailor professional learning to school needs.
Early childhood professionals should see: VEYLDF Professional Learning