Education Material

MacKillop Family Services is committed to ensuring that all children and young people have equitable access to education.

Young female teacher assisting a small boy with his school work.

MacKillop has contributed to research on this issue, and presented at conferences on the issue of equity in education.

LOOKOUT Education Support Centres Consultation Paper (2016)

This submission to the Victorian Department of Education and Training, offers MacKillop?s perspective on a proposed pilot project to create specialist education centres for children and young people in care.  Read more

I Just Want to go to School (2012)

This report is the result of an innovative project that recorded and shared the stories of 13 young Australians who had experienced various forms of educational disadvantage.   Read more

MacKillop Education: Flexible Learning Options (2011)

This paper was presented at the IFCW World Forum for Child Welfare Conference on alternative education curriculum models.  Read more