School reports to ditch the jargon
- Saturday, 22 February 2014 11:33
School reports will be written in plain English - and student gradings made simpler. Parents Victoria Executive Officer Gail McHardy, welcomed the guidelines, saying "parents want to know where their child is at, be it good or bad. Schools and families then need to work together on how to address weaknesses and build on strengths". Herald Sun, February 21, 2014
Senate Select Committee on School Funding
- Wednesday, 19 February 2014 16:38
On December 12, 2013 the Senate referred the following matter to the Select Committee on School Funding to inquire into and report on the development and implementation of national school funding arrangements and school reform. Organisations and individuals are invited to send a submission - closing date March 21, 2014. Further reading and information.
Coalition of charities and service providers has united
- Sunday, 09 February 2014 15:14
More than a dozen organisations have signed a letter requesting Education Minister, Martin Dixon continue targetted assistance. Parents Victoria is a signatory to the letter. The Herald Sun February 6, 2013
Parent Payments, Fees and Charges
- Wednesday, 27 November 2013 16:39
For information regarding School Fees and Charges and Parent Payments, families can access guidelines from the DEECD website.