Strengthening Child Safety To Protect Our Students

The Andrews Labor Government will overhaul Victoria’s teacher registration system to ensure the Victorian Institute of Teaching considers child safety when assessing whether teachers are suitable to teach.

Free Flu Vaccinations To Protect Victorian Kids

The Andrews Labor Government will take action to protect Victorian children from the next flu season after Malcolm Turnbull and the Federal Liberals left our kids in the cold.

Expanding Support For Victorian Students

More schools will have access to volunteers to support students after the Andrews Labor Government delivered $300,000 to expand EdConnect – a program that connects young people with volunteer mentors to provide extra help.

New Manufacturing Jobs For Melbourne’s North

The Andrews Labor Government is helping iconic Australian smallgoods manufacturer D’Orsogna create more than 100 new jobs, including those suitable for former auto workers, through its $61 million expansion in Mickleham.

Healthier Smiles For Macedon Ranges Kids

Kids in the Macedon Ranges will receive free fluoride varnish as part of a new Andrews Labor Government outreach program to prevent tooth decay in the community.

Victoria Hits Record Vaccination Rate

Victorian kids are now better protected against vaccine-preventable diseases with the state hitting the ambitious herd immunity target of 95 per cent – its best immunisation coverage in history.

Funding Boost To Keep Our Students Safe Online

Thousands more Victorian students will be taught how to stay safe online with the rollout of the successful cyber-safety eSmart program to every school in the state, thanks to a funding boost from the Andrews Labor Government. Premier Daniel Andrews and Minister for Education James..

Tackling Bullying To Help Students Be Their Best

The Andrews Labor Government is providing government schools with the tools and resources they need to tackle bullying, improve the mental health of students and help them achieve their best in the classroom.