Round Table Conference on Information Access for People with Print Disability

Information Access – Innovation and Collaboration Due to the continuing COVID-19 uncertainty, the Round Table on Information Access for People with Print Disabilities will hold its first ever virtual conference.  Round Table on Information Access for People with Print Disabilities facilitates and influences the production and use of quality alternative [...]

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Royal Commission Public Hearing on Disability and Open Employment

Public hearing 9: Pathways and barriers to open employment for people with disability The Royal Commission into Violence, Abuse, Neglect and Exploitation of People with Disability held a public hearing in Brisbane from Monday, 7 December 2020 to Friday, 11 December 2020. The Royal Commission’s ninth public hearing examined the barriers [...]

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Eastern Ranges School Transition EXPO

Eastern Ranges School Transition EXPO Time: 1pm –4pm Date: Tuesday 30th March  2021 Venue: Eastern Ranges School, Professional Learning Centre,  56 Dorset Road, Ferntree Gully, Enter via Gate 1, Alma Avenue. Please join us and explore post school options for young adults with a disability. Participating services include: Day services [...]

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The Real Future of Work Webinars

Career Development Association of Australia (CDAA) CDAA is hosting The Real Future of Work, a three-part program combining expert presenters, workshop discussion and a concluding webinar. This event will be delivered over a month from early April to early May 2021. The presenters include Adam Boyton (National Skills Commission), Dr [...]

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VCE and Specific Learning Disorder (SLD)

VCE Presented by Stephen Gniel – Chief Executive Officer, Victorian Curriculum and Assessment Authority Date: Thursday 3rd Jun, 2021 Time: 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM Registration: https://speld.secure.force.com/apex/EventDetails?Id=a170I00000wGIfRQAW Location: Zoom Online Platform, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Price: $20.00 VCE Presented by Stephen Gniel – Chief Executive Officer, Victorian Curriculum and Assessment Authority Presenter Name: Stephen Gniel Presenter Bio: [...]

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Ready-Set-Connect disability networking event

Ready-Set-Connect Our popular disability networking event Ready-Set-Connect is coming to Frankston. And we’re inviting you to join us, as an attendee, to network with your local NDIS community! Ready-Set-Connect is a structured and fun event based on a speed dating format. Time: 10:00 am to 12:30 pm Date: Wednesday 24 March. [...]

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Victorian Disability Awards 2021

Victorian Disability Awards The Victorian Disability Awards honour the contributions of Victorians who support, lead, educate and advocate for people with disability. The Awards recognise and celebrate the achievements of individuals, teams and organisations that increase the rights and participation of people with disability. Award categories The 2021 Victorian Disability [...]

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2020 Review of the Disability Standards for Education 2005

2020 Review of the Disability Standards for Education 2005 Throughout 2020, the Department of Education, Skills and Employment conducted the 2020 Review of the Disability Standards for Education 2005 (the Standards). The aim of the Review was to test if the Standards are effective in supporting students with disability to access and [...]

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Understanding Autism Spectrum Disorders: Practical Strategies for Teachers

Understanding Autism Spectrum Disorders: Practical Strategies for Teachers 2021 Practical Autism Strategies Workshops LIVE Interactive ZOOM Webinar 17th & 18th May 2021 - Register Online or Download the Registration Form LIVE Interactive ZOOM Webinar 15th & 16th June 2021 - Register Online or Download the Registration Form Your questions answered (and more): How do I engage with learners who [...]

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Maroondah Youth Career Expo: the first step towards the rest of your life

About this Event Time: 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm AEDT Date: Thursday 18 March 2021Registration: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/maroondah-youth-career-expo-2021-tickets-139594584159 Whether you are still at school, a recent school leaver or rethinking your career pathways, the Maroondah Youth Career Expo has something for you. Open to Maroondah residents aged 15-25, this event is an opportunity to: Hear [...]

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