Languages and multicultural education news

Young people awarded for empowering diverse students

Three school students – including a 5-year-old Prep student – won awards for their contributions to education in diverse communities.

Aboriginal language programs available for more schools and kinders

Schools and early childhood services across Victoria are teaching Aboriginal languages with the support of Aboriginal teachers, Elders and communities.

New Victorian Young Leaders to Indonesia pilot program gets students globally ready

The Victorian Young Leaders (VYL) to Indonesia Pilot Program launched at a ceremony held at Belmont High School last week.

Awards celebrate international student achievement and teaching excellence

​The Victorian Global Learning Awards ceremony celebrated international students' contributions through volunteering and engaging with local students.

Educating and supporting refugee students and families

The Refugee Education Support Program (RESP) helps schools and teachers better meet the needs of refugee students and their families.

More Victorians love learning languages

There's a resurgence of a love for language, according to the Victorian School of Languages.

Celebrating language diversity at home and at school

As a boy, Dr Joe Lo Bianco AM felt embarrassed hearing his parents speak Italian in public when growing up in the north-east Victorian town of Myrtleford.

Cross-cultural learning from Noble Park to Cairns

Students of Noble Park Primary School pay their second visit to an Indigenous community in Far North Queensland