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Greek universities to offer foreign-language courses

Universities in Greece are set to open their doors to even more students with the introduction of foreign-language programs. According to Kathimerini, legislation that is being prepared by the Ministry …

VCE Awards for top Greek achievers of Victoria

The Greek Community of Melbourne gave awards to the top VCE scorers in the subjects of Modern and Ancient Greek during an event at the Greek Centre in December. Students, …

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Study in Greece offers educational programmes to international students

Study in Greece, a non-profit organisation endorsed by the Greek state, has issued its 2020 Summer Schools catalogue, offering people from around the world the opportunity to follow a short-term …

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Minister for Education embraces Greek language program at Coburg West Primary

Following the Greek language program saga at Coburg West Primary School, which almost saw the language booted from the curriculum, Minister for Education James Merlino MP has thrown his support …

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Dozens of Greek Australian HSC students make the 2019 top achievers merit list

For yet another year, the Greek Australian community is proud to see dozens of students of Greek background achieving top results in the HSC. In total over 66,000 students completed …

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Greek Australian top VCE achievers

It has been a period of heightened emotion for students, teachers and parents the past week, with the release of VCE results. On Wednesday, the Herald Sun released a list …

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South Oakleigh College to join Lemnos Gallipoli Sister-School Program

It has been a few years now since the Lemnos Gallipoli Commemorative Committee established its program of linking schools in Australia with those in Greece to create international connection and …

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The results are in: VCE students breathe a sigh of relief as Year 12 comes to an end

Thursday was likely to be the one weekday morning where Victorian VCE students didn’t reach for the snooze button on their morning alarms, awake early to receive their ATAR results …

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Lalor North Primary School’s Greek bilingual program helps kids learn better English too

There’s the faint smell of orange peel, spanakopita and sharpened pencils during lunch break at the Greek prep classroom of Lalor North Primary School (LNPS), and a babel of languages …

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Educational book series and resources for Greek kids launches in Melbourne school

Over 130 educators, school representatives and members of the Melbourne Greek community attended the launch of Anna Stories an educational book series, which was written and illustrated by Niki Farfara-Pashos and Ourania …