What's happening in the Department?

More stories

​Something different – Andreas’s VET pathway to university

Balancing plates and seeing surgical procedures up close – vocational education and training (VET) in the VCE gave Andreas Zakhari some unique experiences and valuable job skills.

Adult learners and their teachers shine at 2018 Learn Local awards

Learners, teachers and education providers across Victoria have been recognised for their outstanding efforts in community education at this year’s Victorian Learn Local Awards.

Little readers win Premiers’ Reading Challenge

Starfish Early Learning Centre in Blackburn South and Marie Williams Kindergarten in Kilmore won the Premiers’ Reading Challenge Early Years competition.

New Tech School brings new skills to Whittlesea

Whittlesea Tech School is now open, giving students in Melbourne’s north a head start on thinking and creating for the future.

Principal wins national award for helping students succeed

A Victorian school principal won an Australian Education Award for her work in supporting struggling students.

VTAs recognise excellence in vocational education and training

13 outstanding apprentices, students, teachers, employers and training providers won Victorian Training Awards (VTA) on 24 August.

Victorian students lead the nation in NAPLAN

This year, Victorian primary and secondary students achieved the best NAPLAN results in Australia - ever.

Native birds inspire little ones at Delta Road Preschool

Local wildlife sightings are leading to fun learning opportunities for preschoolers at Delta Road Preschool.