Parents Voice in Government School Education

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School uniform

Parents Victoria believes a student’s attendance at school is the highest priority (as agreed by the government) and so uniform should never be an inhibitor

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Respectful Relationships

The Education Departments’s Respectful Relationships program supports schools and early childhood settings to promote and model respect, positive attitudes and behaviours. It teaches our children

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Bullying

Parents Victoria advocates for a safe learning environment for all students. We recognise the devastating impact bullying can have on children. We believe all schools

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Expulsion from school

According to the Education Department website, “Being expelled means a student is permanently excluded from attending a school. It’s the most serious discipline option for

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Suspension from school

Suspension is the temporary removal of a student from school. According to the Education Department, “Suspensions are a discipline measure when all other options have

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School uniform

Parents Victoria believes a student’s attendance at school is the highest priority (as agreed by the government) and so uniform should never be an inhibitor or barrier.  With the ever increasing costs of schooling to

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Safety and insurance at school

Student safety is a priority for Parents Victoria. Over the years we have campaigned on a range of safety issues including road safety (speed limits at school crossings) and cyber-safety. A report in the Herald-Sun

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Respectful Relationships

The Education Departments’s Respectful Relationships program supports schools and early childhood settings to promote and model respect, positive attitudes and behaviours. It teaches our children how to build healthy relationships, resilience and confidence. The focus

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Bullying

Parents Victoria advocates for a safe learning environment for all students. We recognise the devastating impact bullying can have on children. We believe all schools need adequate resources to combat bullying, including a bullying policy

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Expulsion from school

According to the Education Department website, “Being expelled means a student is permanently excluded from attending a school. It’s the most serious discipline option for a school… Expulsion can happen if a student’s behaviour is so

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Suspension from school

Suspension is the temporary removal of a student from school. According to the Education Department, “Suspensions are a discipline measure when all other options have not worked.” If your child has been suspended from school,

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