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WOWOW Bus - World of Work on Wheels Launch and related materials

The WOWOW Bus is part of the Ready, Set, Go! - Work Ready Program and will begin it's journey on Monday May 2 from St. Andrew's place Melbourne, outside the Department of Education and Training building.

Mr David Howes, Assistant Deputy Secretary, Schools, Department of Education and Training will officially welcome guests and launch the mobile WOWOW Bus Tour.

READY, SET, GO! - Work Ready Program

The Career Education Association of Victoria (CEAV) is offering a program of careers activities to support the work readiness of students in Years 7-10 in rural and remote government schools in Victoria.  This program is funded by the Victorian Department of Education and Training.

Webinar for Parents - VTAC Parent Briefing

Update: The live session is now full

A recording of the session will be made available for download on the VTAC website. If you missed out on the live session you can listen to the recording.

ICT Week & Careers Expo - still time to register

The ICT Week & Careers Expo is a day of free events for teachers and their classes.

There are a large number of registrations, so this will be an exciting day based around the State Library on Wednesday 17 July 2013, from 10:00 am - 3:00 pm. Some sessions in the ICT & Careers Expo are filling up fast, but there are still sessions with room for teachers and students.  There is something for everyone.

Once a teacher registers themselves and their students as attending the ICT & Careers Expo, they can register for the individual sessions.

ICT Week and Careers Expo

Due to human error this item missed the special edition ECHO sent out this week. It will appear in the next edition of the ECHO.

Hear inspiring presenters speak about working in an exciting industry

Experience hands-on sessions including digitally creating a sound piece or song and the chance to enter it into a competition

Learn about the latest programs and software used in Games, Design, Defence, Science, Sporting and much more…

Changes to the Site Login

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We have removed the login block from the left sidebar and instead replaced it with a login page. You can reach the login page by clicking on the link located under the logo and to the left of About Us.

We have also moved the lounge button and the Request New Password link to the login page.

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