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:
  • Education Support Workshop for Interview Success by admin Jan 8, 2019
    On 14th November 2018, 26 current PRACE Education Support students got an amazing opportunity to attend a Mock Interview Workshop generously hosted by Epping Views Primary School. Students from our March, May and June intakes attended the workshop along with … The post Education Support Workshop for Interview Success appeared first on PRACE.
  • Resume Workshop at Lalor Library-Jan 17th by admin Jan 3, 2019
    Want to fine-tune your resume? The PRACE Reconnect team will be delivering a resume workshop on January 17th 2019 at Lalor Library.  All are welcome to attend. See flyer below for more information. The post Resume Workshop at Lalor Library-Jan 17th appeared first on PRACE.
  • Transition Education Graduation Party by admin Dec 26, 2018
    On December 14th our Transition Education class celebrated two years’ worth of accomplishments with a festive end-of-year graduation party and afternoon tea with friends and family. In 2018 this class says farewell to several longstanding classmates. These students with huge … The post Transition Education Graduation Party appeared first on PRACE.
  • Reservoir Italian Pensioners Club Annual Holiday Celebration by admin Dec 18, 2018
    On Monday holiday celebrations were in full swing in Merrilands hall as Reservoir Italian Pensioners Club celebrated the end of another great year with a three-course lunch and dance. We were so pleased to welcome everyone back after recent renovations … The post Reservoir Italian Pensioners Club Annual Holiday Celebration appeared first on PRACE.
  • More Technology for Seniors Graduates by admin Dec 18, 2018
    Another seven weeks have flown by and with this, one more group of tech-savvy elders have completed our Technology for Seniors course! This course saw many participants take huge steps in how they use technology to access entertainment, stay connected … The post More Technology for Seniors Graduates appeared first on PRACE.
  • Language Lesson from EAL B Students by admin Dec 18, 2018
    Can you imagine walking into a classroom where the only language spoken is totally unfamiliar? The teacher can’t speak your language and the alphabet is completely different from the one you know… …welcome to an English as an Additional Language … The post Language Lesson from EAL B Students appeared first on PRACE.
  • Happy Holidays! by admin Dec 13, 2018
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