2019 VATE Leadership Conference


Friday 3 May 9.00am - 3.30pm (registration from 8.30am)

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; strategies for consistent marking and assessment; change management; conflict management; running better meetings and more!

VATE welcomes you to the historic and picturesque gold mining town of Creswick. Come for the VATE Conference and then stay for the books and enjoy the Clunes Booktown Festival over the weekend (4-5 May 2019). Enjoy the elegant surrounds of the RACV Goldfields Resort at Creswick.


Venue and accommodation: RACV Goldfields Resort, Creswick. Discounted accommodation rates are available to VATE conference delegates and to RACV members. Please call RACV Goldfields Resort reservations directly on (03) 5345 9600 to check availability and room rates. Please state that you are a VATE conference delegate and/or your RACV membership number to receive the discounted rate.


Cancellation Policy

Cancellations must be received at the VATE office in writing.

Cancellations received between 5 and 3 working days prior to the event date will be charged a 15% cancellation fee. Cancellations received less than 2 working days prior to the event will receive NO REFUND. If you do not attend and have not notified the office in writing according to the above policy, you will receive no refund.

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