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VPC Induction Day

  • 2 Mar 2023
  • 09:00 - 15:15
  • Jasper Hotel Melbourne

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  • Please contact Helene to discuss

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VPC Induction Day

Thursday March 2 – Jasper Hotel Melbourne

Morning tea and Lunch provided.

After 2 years of online Induction Days we are excited to return to Jasper Hotel in Melbourne to host our first VPC Induction Day!

Specifically designed to support educators in Special Schools this event Features information and planning sessions on all VPC units  delivered by our expert presenters, sessions delivered by the VCAA Senior Secondary Reform Taskforce and HeadStart. The program also includes presentations from experienced Specialist Schools teachers showcasing how they transition their projects into the new curriculum, how to track student progress and how the the VPC aligns with the Victorian F-10 curriculum.

This Induction day is ideal for educators and coordinators new to the delivery of the VPC...... so we love to see you all on the 2nd of March!


Program summary

(subject to change without notice)

Details session outlines and presenter bio's published shortly

8.15 Registration opens – Tea and Coffee upon arrival – Lower foyer

9.00 Welcome and plenary – Main Hall

Keynote – TBC

10.00 – 10.30 Morning tea, displays and networking – Upper & Lower foyer

10.30 – 11.30 Session A

A1 VPC - the Basics - presented by VCAA

A2 Applied Learning – what is it - Cherie Osta & Geoff Bird – Lorne P-12 College

A3 Work Related Skills - Narelle Bean – Werribee Secondary College

A4 VPC projects at Manor Lakes – Dani Jacob – Manor Lakes

A5 Numeracy -  Justine Sakurai – PhD candidate

A6 Managing Challenging Behaviours - Mal Hand – Independent specialist

11.30 – 12.30 Session B

B1 VPC - the Basics - presented by VCAA (repeat from session A)

B2 Personal Development Skills Planning - Cherie Osta & Geoff Bird – Lorne P-12 College

B3 Work Related Skills Planning - Narelle Bean – Werribee Secondary College

B4 VPC projects at Manor Lakes – Dani Jacob  – Manor Lakes

B5 Numeracy Planning -Justine Sakurai – PhD candidate

B6 Managing Challenging Behaviours -Mal Hand – Independent specialist

B7 Using applied learning to re-engage young people in education.- Kate Stone - Oakwood School

12.30 – 1.15 Lunch, displays and networking - Upper and Lower Foyer

1.15 – 2.15 Session C

C1 Connecting with community – Narelle Bean – Werribee Secondary College

C2 Personal Development Skills - Cherie Osta & Geoff Bird – Lorne P-12 College

C3 Delivering the VPC in an inclusive Specialist School & VPC projects – Meagan Marshall – Echuca Twin Rivers Specialist School

C4 Literacy – Dani Jacob – Manor Lakes

C5 Tracking student progress & Kalianna projects- Seamus Curtain-Magee – Kalianna Special School

C6 HeadStart - Haritini Nikolaou, Jamie Gray, Adam Cooper

2.15 – 3.15 Session D

D1 Connecting with community – Narelle Bean – Werribee Secondary College

D2 Personal Development Skills - Planning - Cherie Osta & Geoff Bird – Lorne P-12 College

D3 Delivering the VPC in an inclusive Specialist School & VPC projects – Meagan Marshall – Echuca Twin Rivers Specialist School

D4 Literacy - planning- Dani Jacob – Manor Lakes

D5 Tracking student progress & Kalianna projects- Seamus Curtain-Magee – Kalianna Special School

D6 Assessment - Mal Hand – Independent specialist (repeat from Session C)

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