Youth Parliament teams 2017

How can your students be involved? Easily! 1. In teams of 6, choose 3 community issues they care about. 2. State the change they want to see. This will become their ‘bill topic’ . 3. Fill out their ‘bill topics’ into this YMCA 2017 Youth Parliament application form. Submit by 17th March! (Pssst: activities in […]

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Youth Commissioners wanted

Give your students the chance to have a say on issues in education, employment and transition for young people today. through expressions of interest for The National Youth Commission (NYC) on Youth Employment and Transitions. Your students can become Youth Commissioners, NYC Advisory Group members, or NYC Youth Ambassadors for this independent national ‘citizen’s royal commission’ inquiry. Why do we recommend […]

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TERM 4 FUN!

Term 4 Fun! The end of the school year is not too far away and it’s a great time to get your students involved in ‘Be the Change’. This online game presents students with a community problem; they decide on their preferred solution from a range of options; and then choose which practical, democratic steps […]

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Survey

Tell us what teachers really need

Hello! What professional learning resources are actually helpful on a practical level? Only you can tell us! Help the Passport to Democracy (PTD) team consider teaching professionals’ needs by completing this 5-7 minute survey, before we create a new resource aimed at supporting Victorian teachers. For every completed survey, $5 will be donated to a youth-based charity. The total you raise will […]

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Passport to Democracy coordinator vacancy

VPSG 3.1 Part time position – 0.5 FTE (2.5 days per week) $62,535 – $69,233 per annum (pro-rated) plus superannuation Fixed term contract:  August 2016 – 11 January 2017   We are looking for a flexible and engaging facilitator who is capable of delivering activities and presentations to audiences of varying size, age, needs and […]

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