Parents Voice in Government School Education


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Parent Consultation – sexuality resources

Parents Victoria and the Department of Education and Training are providing an opportunity for parents to give their input to a planned refresh and update of the Catching On F-10 Sexuality Resources. We are running two online consultation sessions via Zoom. Choose whichever is most convenient for you: Wednesday 26 October, 7.30 pm Thursday 27 October,11.30 am Background

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Conference 2022 – full program

Our 2022 E-Conference theme is Relationship based Education (RbE). RbE is a philosophy of education that puts relationships at the centre. It was developed by John Hendry OAM based on his 50 years experience as an educator. Relationships that form in the educational environment are the bedrock for everything else that happens. Read more on

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Preparing today’s learners for uncertainty

A webinar for parents ‘Uncertainty tolerance’ (UT), or how we process and respond to unknown or complex situations, is increasingly recognised as an essential workplace skill. Uncertainties in the workplace are ever-present and we’ve seen shared, global experiences of this with the uncertainties surrounding work during the COVID-19 pandemic. On Tuesday 9 November Associate Professor

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PV2021 Conference: Recipes for Great Schools

The Parents Victoria Annual Conference will take place online this year, on Monday 11 October. Our theme this year is “Recipes for Great Schools“. Program 10:00am – Conference Opening and address by the Deputy Premier and Minister for Education & Minister for Mental Health, James Merlino. 10:30 am – Caring through Connection with Dr Elspeth Stephenson, University of Tasmania 12:30am – Parents

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