School Improvement and Governance Network

About Us

Advice and information for schools

Every day, VICCSO provides advice and information to schools and school councils about many issues including:

Practical tools of use to your school

Of value for your school council and school community, VICCSO has recently developed the following:

School council training

Contact us today to discuss how we can assist! We develop customised training for school councils. And see our seven-part training program. Many schools use our program which now includes vodcasts.

Community voice and a network

VICCSO works hard to provide a voice for school council members (including principals, parents, teachers and students). VICCSO also provides a powerful network for schools through its liaison and links with the:

  • Association of Business Managers in Victorian State Schools
  • Australian College of Educators
  • Australian Council for Educational Research
  • Australian Council of State School Organisations
  • Australian Education Union and the AEU Principal Class Association
  • Australian Principals Federation
  • Community Languages Australia
  • Country Education Project
  • Crowther Centre for Learning and Innovation
  • Department of Education and Early Childhood Development
  • Modern Language Teachers' Association of Victoria
  • Our Community
  • Parents Victoria
  • State Schools’ Relief
  • Teacher Learning Network
  • Victorian Association of State Secondary Principals
  • Victorian Council of Social Service
  • Victorian Institute of Teaching
  • Victorian Parents Council
  • Victorian Principals Association
  • Victorian Student Representative Council.

See our list of useful links.

One page summary of what we do - click here to download

You may want to print this page and circulate it at your next school council meeting.