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Activating Reading Capabilities in English

VATE's newest publication by Amanda McGraw and Mary Mason is now available in the VATE bookshop.

The foundation of Activating Reading Capabilities in English is students’ reading experiences gathered and examined during a seven-year research and professional learning program for secondary English teachers

2023 Membership now available

Membership renewal for 2023 is now open. You can find step-by-step instructions on how to renew here.

We'd like to thank the strong and vibrant VATE community that continued to support our English teaching colleagues across the state in 2022. You can now renew your VATE Membership for 2023 through the 'My account' area of your account or if you aren't a current VATE member, you can join here!

Over 50 years of supporting English teachers

VATE is an independent, not for profit organisation that aims to foster the highest quality teaching of English throughout Victoria. Since 1960 VATE has supported its members as they have navigated the various changes to the teaching and learning of English over the last sixty years. 

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Upcoming events

16
Feb

2023 VCE English Language and Literature Day

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17
Feb

2023 VCE English and EAL Day

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21
Feb

2023 Online Meet the Assessors - English Language

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23
Feb

2023 Online Meet the Assessors - EAL

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28
Feb

2023 Online Meet the Assessors - English

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02
Mar

2023 Online Meet the Assessors - Literature

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Become a VATE member

VATE exists to support its members in the continual process of renewal necessary to engage with the dynamic nature of both the profession and subject English.

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Networks

2019 Collaborative Research Grant

11 Apr 2019

VATE has four active online VCE Networks. VATE members are able to join these Networks and contribute to the conversations.

VCE English teachers

To subscribe to this Network email adminofficer@vate.org.au

VCE English Language teachers

To subscribe to this Network email adminofficer@vate.org.au

VCE Literature teachers

To subscribe to this Network email adminofficer@vate.org.au

VCE EAL teachers

To subscribe to this Network email adminofficer@vate.org.au

Volume 58, number 02, 2022

'Lost and Found' The lasting legacy of COVID

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News

3 Jun 2021 - 2:00pm

Connecting with the VATE office

Here we are again – back in lockdown and resuming online teaching and learning. We send our best wishes to all members of the VATE community during this challenging time.

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Latest from the VATE bookshop

Bookshop

Stories of Your Life - VATE Literature Perspectives 2023 (PDF)

Literature Perspectives

Mrs Seacole - VATE Literature Perspectives 2023 (PDF)

Literature Perspectives

Throat - VATE Literature Perspectives 2023 (PDF)

Literature Perspectives

The World’s Wife - VATE Literature Perspectives 2023 (PDF)

Literature Perspectives

Into the Woods: Finding your way through literary theory (print)

Into the Woods

Activating Reading Capabilities in English

Books

High Ground - VATE Inside Stories 2023 (PDF)

Inside Stories

Alias Grace - VATE Literature Perspectives 2023 (PDF)

Literature Perspectives

Smart Ovens for Lonely People - VATE Literature Perspectives 2023 (PDF)

Literature Perspectives

The Yield - VATE Literature Perspectives 2023 (PDF)

Literature Perspectives

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