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2019 Leadership Conference

Friday 3 May 2019
Venue: RACV Goldfields Resort, Creswick

Whether you are a leader in English already or an aspiring one, this conference is all about the key skills and knowledge to help you make a difference in English education.
Sessions will cover: text selection; supporting EAL students and additional needs students; developing and supporting your staff; using data effectively; strategies for consistent marking and assessment; change management; conflict management; running better meetings and more.

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2019 VATE Regional Roadshow

VATE is proud to offer its inaugural Regional Roadshow in 2019. To support our members around Victoria with quality professional learning, we are sending experienced VCE English teachers and assessors to regional hubs to outline the comparative analysis task and argument and language analysis task. 

Please click below for more information about our Regional Roadshow running from April 30th - May 28th.

VATE will be visiting the following locations: Bendigo, Colac, Echuca, Horsham, Mildura, Sale, Shepparton, Warrnambool, Wodonga

 

Over 50 years of supporting English teachers

Since 1960 Victorian Association for the teaching of English has supported its members as they have initiated with the various changes to the teaching and learning of English.

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Welcome to VATE


 

The Victorian Association for the Teaching of English is a professional body established to promote the interests of English education and to allow English educators in Victoria to exchange ideas.

VATE brings together teachers in government, Catholic and independent schools, as well as tertiary educators and pre-service teachers.

Upcoming events

22
Mar

Art Gallery of Ballarat - Teachers as artful writers

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30
Apr

2019 VATE Regional Roadshow (Colac)

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01
May

2019 VATE Regional Roadshow (Warrnambool)

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03
May

2019 VATE Leadership Conference

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07
May

Preparing for reading and comparing Years 9-11

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09
May

2019 VATE Regional Roadshow (Horsham)

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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

Rear Window

18 Oct 2018

U4 AOS 2 Outcome 2 - Presenting Argument

18 Oct 2018

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 educationofficer@vate.org.au

VCE English Language teachers

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

VCE Literature teachers

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

VCE EAL teachers

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

Volume 54, number 03, 2018

Initial teacher education

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6 Mar 2019

Meet the Assessors recordings

MEET THE VCE ASSESSORS

Recordings and PDFs of the 2019 MTA presentations are now available to purchase for English, EAL, English Language and Literature. When you purchase access to a 2019 MTA presentation, you are also able to view the corresponding 2018 MTA presentation.

Cost: Metropolitan teachers - $44.00. Rural teachers - $22.00.

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