Parents Voice in Government School Education

Parent Rights and Responsibilities

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School levies

Victoria was one of the first states in the world to introduce free education for children. The Education Act of 1872 provided that education should

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Help for families in financial hardship

The Education Department has a web page with advice for families who are experiencing financial hardship. The Department also has policies and guidance for schools on how they should support families experiencing financial hardship, set

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Parent Payments: results of 2020 survey

In February 2020 we surveyed parents about their school’s Parent Payment systems, and also how schools are managing the provision of personal digital devices. We received 93 responses; here’s what they said. Parent Payments –

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School levies

Victoria was one of the first states in the world to introduce free education for children. The Education Act of 1872 provided that education should be “free, compulsory and secular.” The Education Departments Policy and

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