The Fogarty Foundation is supporting the development of three EdConnect training modules to prepare volunteers who are passionate about improving the lives of vulnerable children.

EdConnect Australia

EdConnect Australia is a charity that trains, supports and places volunteers in local schools to improve the lives of vulnerable students. They have over 1,300 volunteers working with more than 14,000 students – the majority in WA and expanding in Victoria and NSW.

Training and development

EdConnect provide regular training and development opportunities for volunteers to engage in a meaningful and purposeful way. The Fogarty Foundation is supporting the development of three training modules:

1. An online reading training for volunteers 

2. Cyber security education 

3. Supporting students with additional needs, developed with Dyslexia Speld Foundation.

For more information, visit the EdConnect website.

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