A Hearing Panel has handed down findings on former Victorian teacher Shane Osmond, declaring his teacher registration status cancelled, with a five-year period of disqualification.
VIT supports the efforts of the State Government and the Department of Education and Training (DET) in acknowledging the historic abuse that has occurred in a number of educational settings.
VIT would like to congratulate the three finalists in the category of Early Childhood Teacher of The Year, for the Victorian Early Years awards. Winners will be announced at the ceremony held at the national Gallery of Victoria on 23 October 2018.
VIT would like to congratulate the teachers from Victorian government schools who have been shortlisted for the 2018 Victorian Education Excellence Awards.
A crucial part of the role of all school and early childhood teachers is to respond effectively to children and young people whose safety and wellbeing may be at risk, or who are in need of protection.
All staff working in early childhood settings and schools within Victoria, particularly those with mandatory reporting obligations, are strongly encouraged to regularly undertake and complete online modules.