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
eLearning Support and Services
Provides support and resources for incorporating ICT and eLearning in innovative and challenging pedagogies. Also includes links to the
eLearning Planning Guide, professional learning opportunities and digital content creation.
For more information, see: eLearning Support and Services
Text types: Information for teachers
Teacher knowledge of the purpose, form and linguistic structures and features of texts is an important consideration when selecting texts for students; identifying the challenges and supports texts present to readers. Similarly, student knowledge of text types and their characteristic features supports students to compose written texts and gain meaning from the texts they read.
Text types: Information for teachers (pdf - 112.36kb)
Victorian Modern Cursive Script
A downloadable version of the handwriting font Victorian Modern Cursive Script.
For more information, see:
English as an Additional Language
Provides information about a range of services and resources available to teachers and parents of EAL students.
For more information, see: English as an Additional Language
Student Health and Wellbeing
Provides educators, parents and the community with policies and programs to enhance the health and resilience of young people in Victoria. This site also provides teachers with access to templates for catering for students requiring an Individual Learning Plan.
Fore more information, see: Student Health and Wellbeing
A short-term, early literacy intervention, which helps students in Year 1 who have not yet established effective reading and writing processes. Students receive a series of daily, individual, thirty-minute Reading Recovery lessons from a specially trained teacher in addition to the regular classroom reading and writing program.
For more information, see: Reading Recovery
Making Intervention Work
Includes case studies examining approaches to literacy intervention in schools.
Making Intervention Work (docx - 13.47mb)
Making Intervention Work (pdf - 1.24mb)