Victorian state disability plan 2021 -24- Consultations open

Consultation for the next state disability plan re-opened on 3 December 2020 on International Day of People with Disability after a break during the year due to coronavirus (COVID-19).  This years  [...]

By |2020-12-14T00:40:11+00:00December 14th, 2020|Events, Policy, Resources|0 Comments

International Day of People with Disability 2020

The International Day of Persons with Disabilities (IDPD) is annually observed on 3 December to promote the full and equal participation of persons with disabilities and to take action for [...]

By |2020-12-14T00:17:13+00:00December 14th, 2020|Articles, Policy, Research, Resources|0 Comments

An inclusive education for every young Victorian – Victorian Budget 20 -21

Media release: Inclusive Education: Making Sure Our Kids Can Be Their Best The Victorian Budget 2020/21 will invest an unprecedented nearly $1.6 billion to make sure students with disability are supported in [...]

By |2020-11-24T04:03:05+00:00November 24th, 2020|Policy|0 Comments

Review into vocational and applied learning pathways in senior secondary schooling

Review into vocational and applied learning pathways in senior secondary schooling The Victorian Budget 2020-21 invests $38 million to support students to access high-quality vocational and applied learning pathways and [...]

By |2020-11-24T02:15:44+00:00November 24th, 2020|Policy|0 Comments

Royal Commission into Violence, Abuse, Neglect and Exploitation of People with Disability: Interim Report

Extract from Disability Services Commission article Author Jessica Quilty The Interim Report of the Royal Commission into Violence, Abuse, Neglect and Exploitation of People with Disability was released on 30 October. [...]

By |2020-11-24T01:35:07+00:00November 24th, 2020|Policy, Research|0 Comments

NCSEHE Student Equity Snapshots Forum — Mr David Eckstein

‘There’s nothing inevitable about exclusion.’ Australian universities: choices and issues in careers support for students with disability The NCSEHE hosted a series of lightning talks and online discussions presented by [...]

By |2020-11-23T00:46:04+00:00November 23rd, 2020|Events, Policy, Research, Webinars|0 Comments

Disability Standards for Education for senior secondary

This course is designed to help you uphold your legal obligations under the Disability Discrimination Act 1992 (DDA) and the Disability Standards for Education 2005 (the Standards). These obligations focus on providing [...]

By |2020-10-28T00:19:03+00:00October 28th, 2020|Policy, Resources|0 Comments

Public inquiry into access to TAFE for learners with disability

A new public inquiry into access to TAFE for learners with disability is seeking community input. The Victorian Legislative Assembly Economy and Infrastructure Committee is inviting written submissions on how [...]

By |2020-10-07T22:35:27+00:00October 7th, 2020|Policy, Research|0 Comments