Victorian School Readiness Funding

Download our Victorian School Readiness Brochure

If you’d like to work with us, we’d love to hear from you! Get in touch via email or on (08) 8331 3095 to speak with our team about Raising Literacy Australia being part of your SRF plan.

School Readiness Funding provides extra support for Victorian government funded Kindergarten programs to help children gain the most from their learning.

Raising Literacy Australia provides access/support for the following items on the menu of evidence:

  • Building Foundations for Early Learning online Professional Learning
  • Inclusive Literacy Practice online Professional Learning
  • Book Gifting Program
  • Lending Library

Professional Learning

Raising Literacy Australia (RLA) is nationally recognised as a leading provider of professional learning and literacy programs for the early childhood sector. Our professional learning and resources are evidence based and aim to positively influence children’s learning and development.

Our 2 professional learning workshops are currently being offered as 2 hour online webinars:

  • Building Foundations for Early Learning
  • Inclusive Literacy Practice

$ 205 per person (plus GST)

Flat fee of $3500 (plus GST) for kindergartens who have 20+ staff from the same service.

Costs include training slides, booklists, checklists and an educator toolkit containing picture books and educational resources for each participant. Freight charge for the educator toolkit is additional and will be determined by participant numbers and Kindergarten location.

Select Building Foundations for Early Learning from the SRF menu

Select Inclusive Literacy Practice from the SRF menu

Click here to register for Building Foundations for Early Learning or Inclusive Literacy Practice online workshops. Sessions will be added each term.

Book Gifting Program

With 15 years experience in compiling reading packs for babies, toddlers and pre-schoolers, RLA can assist in selecting and providing books and activities for reading packs to distribute to children. Reading Packs or monthly book gifts are a great way to engage with families to encourage them to read, sing, talk and play with their child and extend literacy at home.

Reading packs can include up to 7 picture books, a range of play extensions and everyday literacy activity tips for parents/families.

Prices range from $10-$40 (plus GST) per pack

Select Book Gifting from SRF menu

Lending Library

RLA can compile a collection of titles for your centre to set up, or add to, a lending library. RLA can supply up to 300 + picture and board books for the centre to support staff and parent/child engagement to create links between the centre and home.

Titles can be chosen from Little Book Press titles and other well know publishers.

Price estimate for 300 books is approximately $2000 (plus GST).  Prices vary depending on the number of books and resources purchased. Contact us direct for a catalogue and pricing.

Select Lending Library from the SRF menu

Contact us

Please email Brodie or Belinda at Raising Literacy Australia for more information including a full catalogue or to discuss your Kindergarten’s needs.

T: 08 83313095