World Access to Higher Education Day

NCSEHE & EPHEA event: World Access to Higher Education Day Dear colleagues, The NCSEHE and Equity Practitioners in Higher Education Australasia (EPHEA) are delighted to invite you to attend World Access to Higher Education Day (WAHED) on Wednesday 17 November 2021. Register here for WAHED Australasia 2021 As part [...]

By |2021-09-21T06:53:32+00:00September 21st, 2021|Events, Professional development, Webinars|Comments Off on World Access to Higher Education Day

We need your help to make things better for young people with disability

We need your help to make things better for young people with disability All you need to do is an online interview or participate in a focus group about leaving school and changing to TAFE, a job, or University. We need just 10 more people to get this project [...]

By |2021-05-06T00:20:18+00:00May 6th, 2021|Advocacy, Opportunities, Research|Comments Off on We need your help to make things better for young people with disability

New Disability Practitioners in the VET or university sector

Registration is now open for two online forums for new Disability Practitioners or those who might be interested in being involved in the discussion. If you are a new Disability Practitioner in either the VET or university sectors and would like to learn from others with experience in the [...]

By |2021-05-05T04:30:32+00:00May 5th, 2021|Events, Professional development, Webinars|Comments Off on New Disability Practitioners in the VET or university sector

Pathways to Tertiary webinar series starts Wednesday 28 April 2021

Pathways to Tertiary (P2T) webinar series P2T is a National online series of webinars that will be held every Wednesday from 28 April to 19 May.  The final event on 19 May is a virtual expo providing a virtual opportunity to connect with TAFE and university disability practitioners. This project [...]

By |2021-04-16T00:20:57+00:00April 15th, 2021|Events|Comments Off on Pathways to Tertiary webinar series starts Wednesday 28 April 2021

University Specialist Employment Partnership (USEP) Webinars

University Specialist Employment Partnership is a collaborative program preparing and connecting tertiary students with disability to employment relevant to their qualifications. Last week a series of webinars were delivered and can be viewed for the next 3 weeks. MyPlus Be Disability Confident on Campus toolkit Shhh! It’s a secret – [...]

By |2020-11-19T00:07:15+00:00November 16th, 2020|Resources, Webinars|Comments Off on University Specialist Employment Partnership (USEP) Webinars

World Access to Higher Education Day (WAHED)

World Access to Higher Education Day (WAHED) The National Centre for Student Equity in Higher Education (NCSEHE) have announced a week long programme of online lighting talks to take place between 26-30 October. The NCSEHE supported 12 Equity Fellows to conduct targeted research projects, advancing student equity research, policy and practice. [...]

By |2020-10-20T22:25:00+00:00October 20th, 2020|Articles, Events|Comments Off on World Access to Higher Education Day (WAHED)

Dr Kate Jacobs: School-based reasonable adjustments & the VCAA Special Examinations Arrangements

Dr Kate Jacobs: School-based reasonable adjustments & the VCAA Special Examinations Arrangements. Kate Jacobs' presents a practical demonstration of how to cater for Specific Learning Disorders (SLD) and the VCAA Special Examination Arrangements (SEA) Applications. Uploaded with permission. View here. Learning Difficulties Australia is an association of teachers and other professionals dedicated to [...]

By |2020-10-11T23:57:44+00:00October 11th, 2020|Webinars|Comments Off on Dr Kate Jacobs: School-based reasonable adjustments & the VCAA Special Examinations Arrangements

Preparing for Further education online information session

Preparing for further Ed. Flyer A National Disability Coordination Officer Program and Swinburne Skills and Jobs Centre Initiative Time: 3.30 - 4.30 pm Date: Thursday 22 & 29 October - Registration: bit.ly/2Gxvj82  Online information session for students with disability to discover the supports and services that are available at university, TAFE and other [...]

By |2020-10-11T23:42:53+00:00October 7th, 2020|Events, Webinars|Comments Off on Preparing for Further education online information session

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|Comments Off on 2020 Review – Disability Standards for Education 2005

Toorong Marnong Indigenous Tertiary Information Services: Online

Toorong Marnong Indigenous Tertiary Information Services: Online In Year 12 and want to know more about studying in 2021? Join our online zoom session to yarn with staff from Koorie student support units at Major Universities. You'll be able to learn more about: VTAC applications,  pathway options, academic supports, financial assistance, accommodation, social opportunities and life [...]

By |2020-09-08T05:45:43+00:00September 8th, 2020|Events|Comments Off on Toorong Marnong Indigenous Tertiary Information Services: Online