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06 Mar 2019

Meet the Assessors recordings


18 Feb 2019

State Library VCE English and Literature Research Guide

State Library Victoria’s English and Literature research guide provides extensive resources for students and teachers on every text available to study at VCE level. 

04 Feb 2019

2018 VCE Exam Papers and Reports

The 2018 Examination Papers are not yet uploaded to the VCAA website due to copyright restrictions. It is expected they will be uploaded towards the end of Term 1.

18 Dec 2018

A report on trends in senior English text lists

In collaboration with The University of Melbourne, VATE recently commissioned research into the trends associated with VCE English text lists, 2010-2019.

11 Dec 2018

A Community of Practice: Teaching Reading

Applications for participation in the 2019 program are now open.

21 Nov 2018

100 Notable Books

What have you read from this list and what will you be reading over the summer break?

20 Nov 2018


Thanks to Reading Australia (Copyright Agency) and The Garret for this excellent resource on writer Alexis Wright, including discussion of her book Carpentaria (new text on 2019 VCE Literature...

20 Nov 2018

The magic of reading aloud

"We all need that third place, that safe room, that reading aloud provides. We all need that chance to see each other."

19 Nov 2018

Language that falls out of use

Why some words deserve to fall out of use