Education & Training Pillar update

Latest Pillar Activity
Education and training Pillar

The Education and Training Pillar met on 5 June 2019.

Presentations:

Geelong Secondary Schools - Glenn Davey, Principal Geelong Secondary School, Local Victorian Association of State Secondary Principals.

Glenn presented an informative overview of the secondary school sector in Geelong including the governance structures, challenges, system issues for Principals and funding sources.

Projects for focus during 2019 - G21 Regional Learning Strategy

Bernadette O’Connor, Executive Director, Management Governance Australia Pty Ltd outlined and discussed the Regional Learning Strategy project methodology, key stages and outcomes to be achieved for the scoping study.

A number of agreements were made:

• All life learning stages be represented on the Reference committee.
• Partnerships with industry need to be reflected as an important component of a future strategy.
• Cultural factors be incorporated into the scoping study.
• Consideration be made for the future of work.

GSSC Digital Hub Project

Information and a status update will be provided by Catriona Salt, Area Director, Department of Education at the next G21 Pillar meeting.

Other Business:

The Chair, Jamie Mustard and G21 CEO Elaine Carbines will prepare a letter congratulating Libby Coker for winning the seat to represent the electorate of Corangamite.

Next Meeting: July 31 2019