Celebrating the profession

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Read through stories of Victorian educators that inspire students and other teachers in their profession.

​​​Reflections from Victorian teachers and their car​​eers

​​​​Recognising excellent teachers across Victoria​

Victorian Education Excellence Awards celebrate Victorian schools

A principal who helped the class of 2018 achieve the best results in their school’s history and a primary school supporting Koorie culture and achievement were among the winners of the Victorian Education Excellence Awards (VEEA)

Meet more Excellence Award finalists

Zoë Carolan of Wantirna College and Jade Hunter of Swan Hill College are two more of your finalists for the Victorian Education Excellence Awards

Celebrating change in the classroom

Lilydale High School Learning Specialist Tony Vallance was named Teacher of the Year at the Australian Education Awards

Seventeen years and still going strong

Sue Meli won Vocational Student of the Year Award in 2002 and the Victorian Training Award still impresses potential clients

Premier's VCE Award winners recognised

The future of Victoria is in great hands if this year’s 290 recipients are any indication.

Recognising leadership and innovation in education

​Meet the winners of the 2018 Victorian Education Excellence Awards' nine categories and the overall Lindsay Thompson Award for Excellence in Education.

Meet the 2018 finalists for outstanding secondary teacher award

Cassandra Marinopoulos, Tony Vallance and John Lane are the finalists for the 2018 Outstanding Secondary Teacher Award in the Victorian Education Excellence Awards.

Meet the 2018 finalists for outstanding primary school teacher award

The finalists for the 2018 VEEA Outstanding Primary Teacher Award are three educators who have shown an amazing dedication to the students in their care.

The role of teachers in student success

​Some of the 274 students recognised in the Premiers' VCE Awards, speak of the dedicated teachers who supported them.​

​​​Stories of educators that inspire their school community​​

Prep bags competition winner announced

Winning bag design brings elements of Australia to Prep students

Students discover a brighter future at Casey Tech School

For a group of disengaged girls from Kambrya College, life has been challenging. Many have faced wellbeing, social or academic issues.

Premiers' Reading Challenge: Book review winners announced

Two secondary school students become the first ever Reader’s Review Competition winners.

Students join global project to save bees from extinction

The Bees with Backpacks program will give students hands-on experience guided by Australian scientists from CSIRO.

Teacher reflects on 35 years in education

Anne Hamilton emigrated to Australia in 1984 to teach during a shortage of Maths and Science teachers and now looks back on her time in education.

Education conference for aspiring Indigenous teachers

Deakin University’s inaugural education conference inspires the next generation of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander teachers.

Supporting future leaders at your school

Year 7 Student Talei Whiteside was one of a panel of international students speaking at the Global Cities Education Network symposium earlier this year.

Walking with African communities toward excellence in education

On Tuesday 16 October, more than 70 people came together for the Walking with African Communities Forum.

Paralympian reflects on his favourite teacher

Paralympic gold medallist Matthew Haanappel remembers how his Melba College teacher Terry Bennett inspired him to be the best he could be.

Somerville Primary got talent

Staff at Somerville Primary School have taken their role in the student talent show to new heights, filming a surprise flash mob routine that has now been watched over two and a half million times.

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.

Game changers and change makers

​Science Week is Australia’s annual celebration of science and technology, held every August since 1997.

The arts in action at Aireys Inlet Primary School

​Education Week is an opportunity to show parents and the community all the innovative activities that happen every day in your classroom.