The Royal Flying Doctor Service in Victoria runs a Look! Up in the Sky education program.
This comprehensive educational resource has been written by a team of practicing and registered teachers for Victorian Primary and Secondary school students.
The Education Program teachers students about the significant contribution the Royal Flying Doctor Service has made to Australia's history and educates them on the range of services the Flying Doctor provides 24/7 to people living, working and traveling through out Australia
This resource has been designed to focus on seven general capabilities that are addressed in the Australian Curriculum.
- Information and communication technology competence
- Critical and creative thinking
- Personal and social competence
- Ethical behaviour
- Intercultural understanding
Did you know that less than 5% of Australian school students know about the Royal Flying Doctor Service?
Our education program will teach students about the 174 pilots who fly 67 aircraft and the 162 doctors and 196 nurses who save lives every day - not to mention all the other staff and volunteers providing Primary Health Care Services.