Category Archives: Education Benalla Program

Friends Alex and Hayley enjoyed catching up at PEEP’s Benalla Aquatic Centre visit which coincided with their day off from Prep. Both children attended PEEP from birth and their siblings still attend the program.

PEEP Pool Visit

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Young babies and children recently enjoyed splashing with their families on a visit to Benalla Aquatic Centre as part of the PEEP (Parents Early Education Partnership) Program. PEEP is a free program run by Tomorrow Today Foundation for Benalla and district families with babies and young children up to school…

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Exciting employment opportunity

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An exciting opportunity is available to join the Tomorrow Today Foundation’s Education Benalla Program as Coordinator of Communications. The successful applicant will manage the organisation’s media releases, promotional material, website and social media platforms; and will oversee a media campaign aimed at strengthening positive community attitudes towards Benalla’s young people completing…

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Reading Buddies 2015

Reading Buddies needed

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Local Reading Buddy volunteers are making a real difference for Benalla students, and more volunteers are needed in 2016. Operating in Benalla Primary Schools since 2012, the Reading Buddy Program matches children in junior classes in Benalla schools with a volunteer ‘buddy’ who works with them during the school’s literacy…

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Benalla Year 10 Careers Day

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One hundred and twenty-three Year 10 students from FCJ College and Benalla P-12 College spent a busy day last Wednesday participating in Benalla Careers Day. The annual event is designed to supplement the information young people gain from school-based career activities by providing a wide a range of career information,…

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Benalla students are not dropping off the edge

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The recently released Dropping Off the Edge Report, which has again found that Benalla is one of the most disadvantaged towns in Victoria, reaffirms the importance of whole-of-community initiatives like our Education Benalla Program. ‘Tomorrow Today Foundation’s Education Benalla Program was introduced after the 2007 Dropping Off the Edge Report highlighted disadvantage in Benalla,’…

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Getting ready for work

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A group of keen young people began a work-readiness training program last week – the After School Paid Part-time Work Project. Many Benalla business people will give presentations during the five week after-school program. Benalla Rural City Mayor, Justin King, was the first speaker, discussing the do’s and don’t’s of…

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