Web sites for parents

Department acronyms and Abbreviations ~ jargon buster

http://www.education.vic.gov.au/about/department/Pages/acronyms.aspx

Victorian Premier’s Reading Challenge

http://www.education.vic.gov.au/about/programs/bullystoppers/Pages/what.aspx

http://www.education.vic.gov.au/prc/

Parentline

http://www.education.vic.gov.au/earlychildhood/parentline/default.htm

Parent Participation at School

http://www.education.vic.gov.au/aboutschool/participation/default.htm

Information about How School Council Works

http://www.education.vic.gov.au/management/governance/schoolcouncils/default.htm

Bullying issues: What is bullying?

http://www.education.vic.gov.au/about/programs/bullystoppers/Pages/what.aspx

Financial Assistance for Families

http://www.education.vic.gov.au/school/parents/financial/Pages/families.aspx

 

Additional links:

Encyclopedia:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Main_Page

Dictionary:

www.dictionary.com

Ideas: VisitVictoria:

www.visitvictoria.com

Great sites for your kids: Victorian Education Channel

http://www.education.vic.gov.au/primary/default.htm

Valuable Parent Links

http://raisingchildren.net.au

www.parentsjury.org.au

School Term Dates in 2010 - 2015:

http://www.education.vic.gov.au/about/keydates/termdates.htm

KidsHealth:

www.kidshealth.org/index.html

A greatwebsite for parents, kids and teenagers. Includes recipes, informationon nutrition and health, FAQs and much more.

Better Health Channel

www.betterhealthchannel.com.au

Go for 2 & 5 website

www.gofor2and5.com.au