Preston Reservoir Adult Community Education (PRACE)

PRACE is regarded as a key literacy and numeracy adult education provider in the Northern Metropolitan Region of Melbourne and gained a national and international presence within the field through the development and distribution of a range of literacy resources, paper based and online learning materials. You can find out more about PRACE at their website, PRACE has been running classes since 1993, at a range of venues including the new Reservoir Neighbourhood House, Merrilands Community Centre, Darebin Youth Resource Centre, East Preston Community Health Centre.

People come to PRACE to study literacy and numeracy, English as a second language (ESL), horticulture, hospitality, retail, information and communicative technologies (ICT), Victorian Certificate of Applied Learning (VCAL).. and also to experience the rich cultural and community environment at our adult learning places.

e-learning projects at PRACE

Read about past projects involving e-learning, flexible learning and learning technologies, for example:

Updates from PRACE

"News from PRACE " has regular updates: here are the headlines:
  • At SK!N – Immersive Performance Theatre by admin Mar 8, 2018
    Last night PRACE staff members, Deb, Catherine and Anna represented our asylum seeker program at the opening of the Melbourne season of SKIN. We were fortunate to join with other groups, such as Welcome to Australia and Project Respect, to … The post At SK!N – Immersive Performance Theatre appeared first on PRACE.
  • FREE Carpentry Trade Taster Course- Starts 19 March by admin Mar 7, 2018
    PRACE in partnership with Melbourne Polytechnic is running a FREE 5-day Carpentry Trade Taster Course.  This introductory course is designed to help you pathway into pre-apprenticeship programs.  See below for course details and contact us to enrol 9462 6077  … The post FREE Carpentry Trade Taster Course- Starts 19 March appeared first on PRACE.
  • Our Students Celebrate Chinese New Year by admin Mar 7, 2018
    Our Preliminary English students recently celebrated the Chinese New Year. They learnt their ordinal numbers by watching “The Great Race” which retells the story of the 12 animals of the Chinese Zodiac. They learnt to read dates focusing on reading … The post Our Students Celebrate Chinese New Year appeared first on PRACE.
  • SK!N 7th -11th March at Abbotsford Convent by admin Mar 5, 2018
    Later this week PRACE will partner with maverick Malaysian production company TerryandtheCuz for the Melbourne season of SKIN; a bold piece of immersive performance theatre aimed at raising awareness about the global crisis of people trafficking.   PRACE will be … The post SK!N 7th -11th March at Abbotsford Convent appeared first on PRACE.
  • Community News – March 2018 by admin Mar 4, 2018
    The post Community News – March 2018 appeared first on PRACE.
  • SEEKING: Transition Education Teacher for 2018 by admin Feb 28, 2018
    PRACE is seeking a teacher for Certificate I in Transition Education 22301VIC for 2018. HOW TO APPLY Please submit Resume and Selection Criteria as part of your application. You must address all of the selection criteria in the position description … The post SEEKING: Transition Education Teacher for 2018 appeared first on PRACE.
  • SEEKING: Sessional Trainer: Disability-Making Connections… Skills for working and Living by admin Feb 27, 2018
    Disability Sessional Trainer Position PRACE (Preston Reservoir Adult Community Education, Inc. – TOID 4036) is a registered not-for-profit charitable organisation committed to meeting the language, literacy and numeracy, vocational training and further education needs of the local community. PRACE has … The post SEEKING: Sessional Trainer: Disability-Making Connections&hellip...