What have we been doing this month?

It’s been a busy month here at the VEC! With the Melbourne City Council Lord Mayor By-election just completed, and preparations for the Victorian State Election in November ramping up, it’s no surprise that the Education and Inclusion team have been busy as well. We’ve conducted loads of excellent sessions at all kinds of educational […]

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Active Citizen Scavenger Hunt ‘Do It Now’ Activity

Early in May, Marianne Stenger published an article on the ABC’s Education portal  which emphasised the importance of including political and electoral material in the school curriculum. The act of exposing students to these ideas and processes before they reach voting age (when they are expected exercise a democratic responsibility they potentially know little about) […]

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