lawgovpol.com is a website for Australian secondary students undertaking courses in Legal Studies or Politics. It contains content and reference material on a broad range of topics, including the nature and function of laws, the processes of law reform, the Australian Constitution, Australian court hierarchies and more. The lawgovpol.com is currently in hiatus but an upgrade and the addition of new material is planned for 2014-15.
VCE History is a website for Australian students undertaking History (Revolutions), a course in the Victorian Certificate of Education (VCE). This site contains a range of generic course advice and material, including a course outline, information about assessment tasks, practice exam papers and tips for students and teachers. Our VCE History website is complemented by a Twitter feed, @vcehistory, which is particularly active in exam periods.
@roadtowar1914 is a specialist Twitter feed, created to mark the 100th anniversary of World War I. Manned by Alpha History authors and volunteers, @roadtowar1914 live-tweeted press stories and snippets about the war, exactly 100 years after they were published. @roadtowar1914 reveals how the press shaped public understanding and attitudes to the war. It also offers teachers easy access to a terrific range of primary sources.