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Automatic Captioning and Transcription Software program Application Captioning and Transcription Software program Application The Victorian Deaf Education Institute is currently implementing the use of automatic real-time captioning and transcription software in government schools that support deaf and hard of hearing students. 2023-05-02T14:00:00Z
VDEI Relocation RelocationAfter a decade at their St Kilda Rd site, the Victorian Deaf Education Institute is relocating to the Treasury Precinct in the Melbourne CBD. The move will enable us to be close to our Inclusive Education Professional Practice colleagues and the broader team involved in the Disability Inclusion Reforms.2022-12-06T13:00:00Z
Dual Qualification Education Support & Auslan Qualification Education Support & Auslan30,000 new jobs are predicted in the next 5 years for education support workers.2022-11-30T13:00:00Z
National Week of Deaf People Week of Deaf PeopleNational Week of Deaf People (NWDP) runs from September 19 - 25. The theme for this year is Building Inclusive Communities for all.2022-09-18T14:00:00Z
Master of Inclusive Education Program 2023 of Inclusive Education Program 2023Are you interested in gaining a department-funded master’s level qualification specialising in deaf and hard of hearing or inclusive education? Apply for a master’s course at one of our partner universities for Round 9 (R9), opening 9:00am Monday 30 January and closing 11:59pm Tuesday 28 March 2023.2022-07-11T14:00:00Z
Literacy and Numeracy frameworks in post-secondary education and Numeracy frameworks in post-secondary educationThe Victorian Deaf Education Institute (VDEI) is pleased to share information about an upcoming VDEI live webinar titled, Literacy and Numeracy frameworks in post-secondary education. The webinar, presented by Christine Tully, Learning Skills Coordinator – Melbourne Polytechnic, will take place on Wednesday, June 15 from 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm.2022-05-31T14:00:00Z

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VDEI Caption Centre

The VDEI Caption Centre creates captions for educational audio-visual media to ensure full access to the curriculum and support materials for deaf and hard-of-hearing primary and secondary students.

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Strategic Plan 2021-2023 Plan 2021-2023The Victorian Deaf Education Institute’s (VDEI) vision is to contribute to improvement in the educational outcomes for the more than 4,000 students in Victoria who are deaf or hard of hearing by strengthening the knowledge and practice of the professionals and communities that support them. The Victorian Deaf Education Institute Strategic Plan 2021-2023 outlines VDEI’s commitment to achieving this vision.

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