The Victorian Curriculum F–10 is the curriculum for Victorian schools, incorporating the Australian Curriculum and reflecting Victorian standards and priorities. Comprehensive detail of the Victorian Curriculum F-10 can be found on the Victorian Curriculum and Assessment Authority (VCAA) website.
We are a STEM school! What does this mean?
Science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) education includes both the specific knowledge and skills in these four learning areas and the inter-relationship between them. At Essex Heights, we recognise that there are opportunities for STEM learning to be delivered in an integrated way, supporting deeper engagement in these four learning areas.
STEM is integral to the following learning areas:
Quality STEM teaching and learning will also develop capabilities in problem solving, creativity, critical and creative thinking.