Professional Learning ProgramleftCurrent Pagehttps://www.deafeducation.vic.edu.au/Pages/Slide-Pos-1.aspx<a href="/professional-learning/catalogue">find out more</a>11Professional Learning ProgramExplore the Victorian Deaf Education Institute's catalogue of on-demand presentations and events to support inclusive teaching practice
Learning CentrerightCurrent Pagehttps://www.deafeducation.vic.edu.au/Pages/Slide-Pos-2.aspx<a href="/services/learning-centre-bookings">find out more</a>11Learning Centre​The VDEI uses a purpose-built Learning Centre to host professional learning and partnered programs.
Digital Resource HubleftCurrent Pagehttps://www.deafeducation.vic.edu.au/Pages/Slide-Pos-3.aspx<a href="/resources/digital-resource-hub">Digital Resource Hub</a>11Digital Resource HubVDEI is excited to provide you access to a range of resources accessible in digitised formats to assist educators to improve their pedagogical practices in inclusive education.
Research, projects and initiativesleftInternal Pagehttps://www.deafeducation.vic.edu.au/Pages/Slide-Pos-4.aspx<a href="/Pages/Projects.aspx">Find out more</a>11Research, projects and initiatives​VDEI is committed to leading research projects in line with emerging priorities for developing excellence in deaf education

 

 

Professional Standards for Educational Interpretershttps://www.deafeducation.vic.edu.au/news/professionalstandardseiProfessional Standards for Educational InterpretersAfter extensive consultation with experts and practitioners in the interpreting field, the Victorian Deaf Education Institute has developed the Professional Standards for Educational Interpreters – a framework to support the professional growth and practice of Auslan educational interpreters. Educational Interpreters are specialist Educational Support staff who provide language and communication access in Auslan and English to support students who are deaf or hard of hearing in their learning environment. 2021-10-19T13:00:00Z
Get free access to a range of VDEI on-demand presentationshttps://www.deafeducation.vic.edu.au/Pages/FreeaccessVDEIpresentations.aspxGet free access to a range of VDEI on-demand presentationsTo help celebrate VDEI's 10th Anniversary year, we will be offering free access to a range of on-demand presentations between the 4 October and 4 November 2021. 2021-10-03T13:00:00Z
International Day of Sign Languages – 23 September 2021https://www.deafeducation.vic.edu.au/Pages/InternationalDayofSignLanguages-.aspxInternational Day of Sign Languages – 23 September 2021Today is the International Day of Sign Languages. The International Day of Sign Languages is a unique opportunity to support and protect the linguistic identity and cultural diversity of all deaf people and other sign language users. The 2021 theme, declared by the World Federation of the Deaf, is ‘We Sign for Human Rights,’ highlighting how each of us – deaf and hearing people around the world – can work together hand in hand to promote the recognition of our right to use sign languages in all areas of life. 2021-09-22T14:00:00Z
National and International Week of Deaf People 2021https://www.deafeducation.vic.edu.au/Pages/WeekofDeafPeople.aspxNational and International Week of Deaf People 2021This week (20th – 26th September 2021) marks the International Week of Deaf People and the National Week of Deaf People in Australia. The International Week of the Deaf People (IWDP) is an initiative of the World Federation of the Deaf (WFD) and was first launched in 1958 in Rome, Italy. 2021-09-19T14:00:00Z
‘Noise in School Classrooms’ webinar recording now availablehttps://www.deafeducation.vic.edu.au/Pages/NoiseinSchoolClassrooms-.aspx‘Noise in School Classrooms’ webinar recording now availableIn case you missed the live event, the ‘Noise in School Classrooms’ webinar recording is now available via the VDEI Digital Resource Hub. Professor Gary Rance presents data from two studies carried out at the University of Melbourne, exploring the effects of the classroom environment on primary school students, with and without hearing loss. 2021-09-02T14:00:00Z
DCA Launches Platypus Playhouse!https://www.deafeducation.vic.edu.au/Pages/DCALaunchPlatypusPlayhouse.aspxDCA Launches Platypus Playhouse!Working in consultation with the Victorian Deaf Education Institute, early learning educators and Auslan consultant, Chris Dunn, Deaf Children Australia (DCA) this month launched ‘Platypus Playhouse’, innovative bilingual (Auslan, English) learning resources designed to help deaf and hard of hearing children (0-4 years) build language. 2021-08-30T14:00:00Z

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Strategic Plan 2018-20<img alt="" src="/PublishingImages/case-studies/14107901_1048317885289511_1746973963558614241_o.jpg?RenditionID=5" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />https://www.deafeducation.vic.edu.au/Pages/Strategic-Plan-Case-Study.aspxStrategic Plan 2018-20The Victorian Deaf Education Institute (VDEI) is committed to inclusive, transformative education for children and young people who are deaf or hard of hearing. This strategic plan maps out how VDEI will enact that commitment from 2018-2020. In 2010, the Department of Education and Training conducted a review into deaf education in Victoria.

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