Where can a career in early childhood education take you?

Early childhood care and education is one of the fastest growing industries in Victoria. Find out from our expert in the field what it takes to become a professional childcare educator as she takes us through the rewards and challenges of working with children.   Maryann James is the MCIE Head of Department for Early [...]

Coronavirus (COVID-19) precautions: 10 ways to reduce your risk of catching the virus

As coronavirus continues to spread across the world and more countries are reporting increase in cases of coronavirus, it’s important to be aware of some precautions you can take to help prevent the spread of virus. Presently, according to the Department of Health and Human Services, State Government of Victoria, since there is no evidence [...]

MCIE’s partnership with China based kindergarten group opens a world of opportunity for students

MCIE’s first sponsored graduate working in China is now on a trail-blazing path of self- discovery and learning as a kinder educator. When officials from MCIE and Brightness Good Kindergarten Group, Zhanjiang, China, met up with China’s Department of Education and Training to discuss ways to help embed Australian National Learning Framework (NLF) in China’s [...]

Think Uni is your only option? A Vocational Training course can also put you on the path to a rewarding career

If further education after VCE is on your mind but you are not sure whether a direct entry into a university study is the right choice for you then you are not alone. Not everyone takes the straight road from high school into university study. A Vocational Education and Training (VET) Certificate IV (or higher [...]

2019 Government Survey Results: MCIE Shines

The 2019 Victorian Student and Employer Satisfaction Survey results released by the Victorian Department of Education and Training (DET) show strong satisfaction from employers and students for MCIE - the data measures high on both quality and performance. The Department of Education and Training (DET), Victoria, under its Victorian Student and Employer Satisfaction Survey 2019, [...]

Fellowship recipient from MCIE makes research trip to India and Europe

Gurpreet Bhatia, recipient of the 2018 VET International Practitioner Fellowship, and Head of Department- Hospitality and Business Management, MCIE, recently travelled to India and Europe as part of his Fellowship. Aimed at identifying and introducing industry best practices from different training organisations in other countries, the Fellowship is awarded by the International Specialised Skills Institute [...]

Three ways professional development sessions are beneficial for students and educators alike

Staying current and relevant to the industry plays a vital role in not just keeping you competent at your job but also helps the organisation that you work for. This holds even more relevance in the training and education industry where continuous learning and knowledge are crucial to the changing trends, directions and demands of [...]

MCIE students mark NAIDOC Week celebrations with a visit to Melbourne Museum

A testimony to MCIE’s student centricity and its focus on practical education and learning in addition to its industry led curriculum, the initiative also reflects on MCIE’s commitment towards the community and in creating opportunities for its students to acknowledge and to help celebrate the culture and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. [...]

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