English as an Additional Language (EAL)

Newly arrived EAL learners are able to access an intensive full-time program or targeted support to help them in the initial stages of learning English. EAL learners are also supported to learn English in mainstream schools.

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Students

Schools

Teachers

Curriculum and program planning

Assessment and reporting

EAL in Victorian government schools

EAL Annual Reports – annual reports on the provision of EAL programs in Victorian government schools.

For a brief history of assistance to students from language backgrounds other than English in Victorian government schools (1960 to 2006) please read these resources: