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 fair access to education for students with disability. The course may also assist classroom teachers with leadership roles in areas [...]

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 to improve access to TAFE for learners with disability. Issues being examined include barriers faced by learners with disability when [...]

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

ITECA eUpdate -2020 Australian Government Budget Summary

Independent Tertiary Education Council Australia (ITECA) Article Tuesday 6 October 2020 The 2020 Australian Government Budget makes a substantial investment in vocational education and training, programs to support careers selection, plus regulatory reform. The massive investment in vocational education and training set out in the 2020 Australian Government budget will help [...]

By |2020-10-06T23:06:49+00:00October 6th, 2020|Articles, Policy|0 Comments

Budget 2020-21

The 2020-21 Budget will deliver targeted initiatives as part of the Australian Government’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic and economic recovery. These initiatives are supporting working parents with child care needs, improving support for school students and teachers impacted by COVID-19, and providing funding for research that will drive discoveries [...]

By |2020-10-06T22:36:09+00:00October 6th, 2020|Policy|0 Comments

REPORT OF THE REVIEW OF SENIOR SECONDARY PATHWAYS INTO WORK, FURTHER EDUCATION AND TRAINING

LOOKING TO THE FUTURE REPORT OF THE REVIEW OF SENIOR SECONDARY PATHWAYS INTO WORK, FURTHER EDUCATION AND TRAINING JUNE 2020 The Review of senior secondary pathways into work, further education and training, led by an expert Panel chaired by Professor Peter Shergold AC, has provided the Council of Australian Governments [...]

By |2020-10-09T00:00:21+00:00September 8th, 2020|Policy|0 Comments

2020 Review – Disability Standards for Education 2005

Have your say on the Review of the Disability Standards for Education 2005 (the Standards). The Standards help to make sure students with disability can access and participate in education and training on the same basis as students without disability. This supports people with disability to be able to participate fully in [...]

By |2020-09-08T06:03:33+00:00September 8th, 2020|Policy|0 Comments