Topics in this section

  • Learning from home

    Advice is available for parents about supporting their children learning from home

  • Use of face masks

    Information about wearing face masks at schools, early childhood education centres and places of study in Victoria.

  • VCE and VCAL

    The Victorian Curriculum Assessment Authority (VCAA) continue to update schools and students about changes to exams and assessments

  • Advice in your language

    Guidance and advice for parents in your school community who speak languages other than English

  • Talking to your child about COVID-19

    You can follow these tips for talking to your child about coronavirus to have a safe and reassuring conversation with links to additional resources

  • Physical distancing, health and hygiene

    Find advice for students with complex medical conditions, student health and hygiene as well as school learning and use of facilities

  • Management of COVID-19 in schools

    Information about school actions and responses if parents, close family, staff or students are or had contact with a confirmed case

  • School bus services

    In rural and regional Victoria, services will operate as normal. Your school will be notified if this advice changes

  • Advice on traineeships and apprenticeships

    Advice regarding changes to TAFE, traineeships and apprenticeships during COVID-19

  • Closures

    All early childhood services, schools and TAFEs which are currently closed.

  • Health information

    Advice and updates on COVID-19 from the Department of Health

  • The Department's COVID-19 hotline

    Ask questions about COVID-19 and education settings by calling 1800 338 663, 8.30am to 5pm, Monday to Friday (excluding public holidays). If you need an interpreter, call 131 450 first