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Provides information on resources to help people, particularly young people, plan their careers through education, training and career choices.
The hotline on 1800 670 305 provides information to help you choose a child care service that meets your needs. The hotline also provides information on possible child care vacancies in local areas.
Search by type of care (long, occasional, after school etc), location (town, postcode etc) or name of centre to find approved child care services in your area.
The Education Services for Overseas Students (ESOS) framework protects the interests of overseas students and Australia's reputation for delivering quality education services by setting out standards, roles and responsibilities for education institutions that teach overseas students, as well as providing tuition and financial assurance for students.
Describes policies and programmes that help you access quality and affordable childcare and early childhood education.
Describes the principles, practice and outcomes essential to support and enhance young children's learning from birth to five years of age, as well as their transition to school.
Supports strategically-focused infrastructure investments that will transform Australian tertiary education and research.
Provides access to the Department of Education annual reports. Reports are available in PDF format.
Links to the Department's portfolio budget statements.
Internationally competitive, merit-based scholarship and fellowship programs providing opportunities for citizens of the Asia-Pacific, Middle East, Europe and Americas to undertake study, research and professional development in Australia.
The higher education sector is made up of universities and other higher education institutions. The Australian Government supports the sector through policies, funding and programmes.
Provides help to families in making important child care decisions. The fact sheets include information on Child Care Benefit, Child Care Rebate, Jobs, Education and Training Child Care fee assistance, Child Care Support program and Child Care Access Hotline.
Provides information on programs and policies that support student mobility and the global exchange of knowledge.
In addition to the Endeavour Awards, there are a number of other scholarships which enable Australians to study overseas. There are also scholarships sponsored by foreign governments and other international organisations.
Supports the ongoing development of children in school age care services. It ensures that they have opportunities to participate in leisure and play-based activities that are responsive to their needs, interests, and choices.
Allows potential students to search and compare Australian universities and higher education courses by provider, approximate course fees and entry cut-offs.
Outlines the quality standards that apply to most long day care, family day care, preschool and kindergarten, and outside schools hours care services. The Framework is a national approach to the regulation and quality assessment of early childhood education and care services.
Provides a vision and guiding principles to help Australian schools create learning environments which are free from bullying, harassment, aggression and violence.
Provides a subsidy for schools travelling more than 150 kilometres to visit Canberra as part of a civics and citizenship education excursion. The excursion should be attended by students in Year 4 to Year 12.
Provides assessment of completed overseas higher education qualifications and postsecondary technical and vocational education qualifications to help organisations understand the educational level of an overseas qualification in the Australian context.
Outlines Australia’s qualifications recognition system, including the recognition of overseas qualifications.
Teacher quality is an important factor in student engagement and achievement. Describes programs to improve the quality of teachers, including professional standards for teachers, collection of teacher workforce information, awards for quality teaching and school leadership and recruitment of professionals to teaching careers.
Describes policies and programmes that help all children have access to education that meets their needs.
The aim is to support the use of technologies in Australian schools to prepare students to learn, train and live in a digital world.
Enables eligible secondary schools to seek funding for infrastructure so they can offer a broad range of vocational education and training options to students from years 9 to 12.
Provides links to various services and programs for youth.