FREE KINDER SAVING FAMILIES IN SHEPPARTON THOUSANDS

Almost 100,000 families across Victoria are benefitting from free kinder this year thanks to the Andrews Labor Government, saving parents in Shepparton thousands of dollars and helping women back into work as we recover from the pandemic. Member for Northern Victoria Mark Gepp today announced all 36 funded kindergarten services in Shepparton have signed up…

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WORK STARTS ON UNDERA PRIMARY SCHOOL UPGRADE

Better facilities are on their way for students at Undera Primary School with works commencing on an important upgrade thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Member for Northern Victoria, Mark Gepp today announced works are underway at Undera Primary School to deliver upgrades at the school.  The Labor Government has provided $168,665 to go towards…

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UPGRADING AND IMPROVING VICTORIAN KINDERS

The Andrews Labor Government is helping Northern Victorian kindergartens upgrade and improve their facilities and giving them access to the latest technology. Member for Northern Victoria, Mark Gepp today encouraged local councils and not-for-profit organisations delivering funded kindergarten programs to apply for a grant as part of the Labor Government’s Building Blocks program. Applications under…

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HELPING NORTHERN VICTORIA STAY SAFE AND STAY OPEN

Northern Victorian businesses will soon get specialist advice on staying safe and staying open through 2021 thanks to new funding from the Andrews Labor Government. Member for Northern Victoria welcomed the announcement that the following Northern Victorian Councils/Shires will receive funding to keep local businesses and local people safe: Buloke Shire will receive $60,000 Campaspe…

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AUSTRALIAN-FIRST ACADEMY FOR OUR TEACHERS

Teachers from Northern Victoria will benefit from a brand-new multi-site academy of teaching and leadership excellence, as Victoria leads the way in raising the bar on teacher quality. Member for Northern Victoria, Mark Gepp today announced the Andrews Labor Government will invest $148.2 million in establishing the Victorian Academy of Teaching and Leadership, a new…

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TUTOR TARGET EXCEEDED IN NORTHERN VICTORIAN SCHOOLS

More than 5,600 tutors are working across Victoria, including in Northern Victorian schools, to ensure no student is left behind in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic. The huge number is 1,500 more than the initial target of 4,100 set for the 2021 school year and includes more than 30 extra tutors in non-government schools…

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