The PEO has been producing educational resources for teachers and students since 1988.
Our resources explore the major parliamentary concepts of representation, law-making, formation of government and accountability through play, inquiry, simulation and immersion in the real thing.
We always welcome feedback so please contact the PEO with your experiences, ideas or resource suggestions.
This comprehensive booklet explores Australia's system of government and how Parliament works.
Get Parliament online features additional information sections and deeper explorations of key topics through videos, links and activity sheets.
10 A2 posters
These posters illustrate key parliamentary concepts using photographs, graphics and accessible language.
This guide has additional information and activities to use in conjunction with the posters.
Activities to create a wizard world and parliament and introduce students to representative democracy.
A pocket-sized edition of Australia's Constitution, published jointly by the PEO and the Australian Government Solicitor (AGS). It includes an informative summary by the AGS.
A set of posters showing the House of Representatives and Senate chambers.
An illustrated step-by-step guide to conducting a law-making role-play in the classroom, complete with student worksheets.