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BECOMING A PAID VPC MEMBER

Subscribers to our E-News receive just the tip of the iceberg in accessing the full range of resources. Parents and Carers, Schools and Educators as well as Businesses receive substantial value by becoming a member, and VPC membership is very affordable. 

Go to Join Us to find out more about becoming an individual member, a School Partner or a Corporate Collaborator.

current e-news

E-NEWS August 2022

The new Child Safe Standards are now in effect from 1 July, 2022. VPC Live Events Boosting Teen Mindset, 8pm AEST on Thursday, 18 August 2022 with Claire Eaton.   Understand the changes to VCE and VCAL, 7.30pm AEST on Monday, 22 August 2022 with  Dr Kelly Jarvis. Creating a Roadmap For VCE Exams, 7.30pm AEST on Thursday, 8 September 2022 with Dianna…
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E-NEWS June 2022

There is a lot to report in this E-News. Of interest for parents and educators, New Child Safety Standards that come into effect from 1 July 2022 There is a National Resilience Study VPC is a Community Partner for NEiTA (National Excellence in Teaching Awards) VPC On-Demand Events   Dianna Daou, series on study-coaching titles this year: Time Management, Optimising Study Environment,10 Ways to…
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E-News 1, 2022

This edition covers a wide range of topics, including blogs on resilience and information about how the teaching profession is regulated. Live events by. Dianna Daou on Time Management and Responding to school reluctance and refusal by Glenn Melvin are featured. We elaborate on the new child safe standards in that will commence for schools…
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E-News 4, 2021

We are excited to launch the VPC Blog section, which allows us to feature the insights of leading specialists on our website. We are delighted to have Martine Oglethorpe back as an expert contributor. Some of our blog topics include ● What COVID Lockdowns Have Taught Us About Screen Time ● More Green, Less Screen…
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E-News 3, 2021

We have been discussing Sleep! We all know how important sleep is, and parents have been telling us about the challenges facing families and children as they chase quality sleep. But is it really quality over quantity? Topics in this E-News include Sleep Works Wonders Play Matters VCAA – Victorian Curriculum and Assessment Authority NAPLAN…
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E-News 2, 2021

VPC is a community partner for the CLASS-research project at the Turner Institute at Monash University and are supporting recruitment for this exciting research project. The team is looking for Year 7 students, living in Melbourne to be part of this important research into teenage sleep. For more information, take a look at the #VPCLive…
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past e-news

VPC E-News 2 June 2022

VPC E-News 3 August 2022

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VPC E-News 3, 2021

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VPC E-News 1, 2021

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VPC E-News 3, 2020

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VPC E-News 1, 2020

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VPC E-News 5, 2019

VPC E-News 4, 2019   Promoting a healthy masculinity with Dr Simon Rice 

VPC E-News 3, 2019    

VPC E-News 2, 2019    Invitation to 2 evenings with Steve Biddulph

VPC E-News 1, 2019

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VPC E-News 4, 2018

VPC E-News 3, 2018

VPC E-News Aug,2018  VPC Parent Engagement Day  with Dr Debbie Pushor

VPC E-News 2, 2018     Dr Michael Carr Gregg - What Parents need to know about Mental Health Issues for Young People

VPC E-News 1, 2018