Education & Training Pillar Update

Latest Pillar Activity
Education and training Pillar

The Education and Training Pillar's third meeting for the year was held on 7 June 2018.

Election of the 2018 Deputy Chair

Cr Jim Mason, City of Greater Geelong was elected unopposed as Deputy Chair of the G21 Education and Training Pillar.

Presentation: Adult, Community and Further Education

Pillar members, Jan Golden (ACPET) and Georgina Ryder (DET) presented an informative overview of the adult, community and further education sector including governance, funding, local initiatives and evaluation.

G21 Regional Learning Strategy

(Pillar Working Group)
A draft proposal for development of a Learning Strategy for the G21 region was presented at the meeting.  A number of recommended changes are to be incorporated into the draft.

Pillar members decided to:

  • Ask council members to brief their council and discuss the benefits and potential application of a Regional Learning Strategy using a prepare discussion pack.
  • Identify the top three issues for a Regional Learning Strategy to address.