Students at Worawa Aboriginal College
Students at Worawa Aboriginal College – see www.worawa.vic.edu.au

Worawa Aboriginal College in Victoria will support  female pre-service teachers to undertake their 5-week placement at Worawa during 2014 and 2015.

Anecdotal evidence suggests that significant barriers to successful entry to the teaching profession include finding a placement, financial and accommodation concerns, as well as issues such as self-perception, self-belief and isolation.

As a small school, Worawa is able to offer a supportive environment and professional mentoring for student teachers.  The project will partner with RMIT and other universities to undertake a pilot Student Teacher Placement Project at Worawa Aboriginal College, supported by the MATSITI initiative.

October 2016: Unfortunately this project did not proceed.

See video profile of Worawa Aboriginal College below.

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