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    Vocational Student of the Year - Victoria

    The 2018 Victorian Vocational Student of the year is Elise Stewart.  Elise demonstrates that having a disability shouldn’t prevent anyone from achieving their goals. Initially Elise was told she couldn’t become a nurse because she is profoundly deaf and could put patients at risk.

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    Human Rights and Technology Issues Paper

    The Australian Human Rights Commission (AHRC) has started on a three-year project that will examine the social impact of new and emerging technologies. The AHRC is calling for submissions responding to the questions in the Human Rights and Technology Issues Paper.

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    ADCET Newsletter - July 2018

    Latest news, events, weblinks and articles.

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    ABC radio: How well does our education system cope with students who have dyslexia?

    ABC Radio National program, Life Matters speaks to Rauno Parrila, Professor of Education at Macquarie University, Christa Hill, a film student at Swinburne University, and Alex, who is studying human movement at Macquarie University, about how well the tertiary sector supports dyslexic students.


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    ADCET Newsletter - June 2018

    Latest news, events, weblinks and articles. As well as new content - Making STEM Accessible and the ADCET survey report. read more >>

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    ADCET Newsletter - May 2018

    Latest news, upcoming events, articles and weblinks.

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    PACE Mentoring

    With the Australian Network on Disability (AND)’s Positive Action towards Career Engagement (PACE) Mentoring program, you’ll be matched to an experienced professional who will help you identify and reach your career development goals and build your confidence in a workplace environment. Eligibility: If you are over 18 and a student or jobseeker with disability you may be eligible. You could be a school leaver, TAFE student, university student or graduate or simply looking for work.

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    GradAccess: Australian Public Service graduate programs for people with disability

    GradAccess is a new centralised recruitment stream into Australian Public Service (APS) graduate programs for people with disability. GradAccess gives graduates with disability the opportunity to gain an ongoing graduate role in one of 11 different APS agencies through a single recruitment process. GradAccess reduces the barriers that people with disability may face when having to complete many individual applications for multiple graduate programs by providing a centralised safe, flexible, and supported entry point into the APS.  Applications for the 2019 graduate programs will open on 28 May 2018 and close 1 July 2018.

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    ADCET Newsletter - March 2018

    Latest news and upcoming events. Highlights include a blog post on Rest Breaks and Extra Time in exams, can we combine them? Our Disability Practice in the Spotlight this month focuses on the achievements of Rick Boffa from RMIT. read more >>

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    Australia - Copyright Law Reform Update

    Australia - Copyright Law Reform Update - a lot to celebrate and a lot to look forward to. 2017 was the year that Copyright was a gift that kept on giving in Australia as a raft of new copyright laws and regulations were finally passed after many years of dogged advocacy by the Australian Education sector. (By Delia Browne,National Copyright Director, National Copyright Unit)