Notice to Schools 1/2017 − 1 February 2017

VCE school leaders briefings 2017

Principals/Directors, VCE Coordinators and VCE Leadership Team Members

Main Points

The VCAA encourages members of your school’s VCE leadership team to attend an important professional development opportunity that will be offered at eight venues in February and March 2017.

These briefings are intended to give VCE school leaders, particularly new VCE coordinators, an overview of current VCE matters, and will include:

  • enrolment
  • school assessment, including the difference between ‘S’ and ‘N’ decisions and graded assessment
  • a curriculum update
  • School-based Assessment Audit
  • VCE (Baccalaureate) and Industry Pathways
  • flexible programming and the Northern Hemisphere Timetable
  • statistical moderation and changes to the way VET is processed
  • study scores.
Tuesday 14 February 2017Brauer College, Warrnambool
Wednesday 15 February 2017Horsham College, Horsham
Thursday 16 February 2017Robinvale P−12 College, Robinvale
Friday 17 February 2017Catholic College Bendigo, Bendigo
Monday 20 February 2017Werribee Secondary College, Werribee
Wednesday 22 February 2017St Aloysius College, North Melbourne
Friday 24 February 2017Methodist Ladies' College, Kew
Monday 27 February 2017Mooroolbark College, Mooroolbark
Wednesday 1 March 2017VCAA Assessment Centre, Coburg
Friday 3 March 2017Eltham High School, Eltham
Monday 6 March 2017Carrum Downs Secondary College, Carrum Downs
Wednesday 8 March 2017Kambrya College, Berwick
Tuesday 14 March 2017Shepparton High School, Shepparton
Wednesday 15 March 2017Wangaratta High School, Wangaratta
Thursday 16 March 2017Sale College, Sale
Friday 17 March 2017Leongatha Secondary College, Leongatha

Note that these briefings do not replace the training provided for VASS or the VCE Exam Results Service. Register online via Trumba. To download a copy of the training schedule, go to the VCAA Professional Development webpage.

Participants can only register for one session; if a session is full, it will not be possible to register. Confirmation of registration will be sent via email. All sessions are from 9.30am (registration commences at 9.00am) to 12.30pm.

Action Required

Principals/Directors should:

  • notify relevant staff of the scheduled 2017 VCE School Leaders Briefings.

Critical Dates

Tuesday 14 February to Friday 17 March 2017 − VCE School Leaders Briefings

Additional Information

For more information about these sessions, contact the Student Records and Results Unit: (03) 9032 1742, fax (03) 9032 1591 or .