Retired Teachers Association newsApril 03, 2019
CRUMA report, Sydney Heritage Fleet, International Women’s Day, Upcoming events
Submission calls for new assessment to replace NAPLANMarch 29, 2019
The original, stated purpose of NAPLAN and the My School website have been “terminally corrupted”, the Australian Education Union asserted in its submission to the of the Council of Australian Governments’ review of NAPLAN data.
Fun puts motivation back into writingMarch 28, 2019
Members attending the Centre for Professional Learning’s recent Secondary English Stage 6 Conference were provided with a barrage of suggestions for the HSC course, including that the teaching and learning experience can be fun.
CPL takes the angst out of the Performance and Development FrameworkMarch 20, 2019
Teachers can use the Performance and Development Framework process to achieve their professional goals without it being an overwhelming experience, Federation members were assured at a recent Centre for Professional Learning (CPL) course.
Mass of beginning teachers’ questions answered at Federation conferenceMarch 19, 2019
New Federation members — keen to have all their questions about the profession answered — paid close attention at the Beginning Teachers Conference held in Bundanoon at the weekend.
CPL supports members closer to homeMarch 18, 2019
The Centre for Professional Learning travels to regional centres to offer high-quality training and support of members working out of Sydney.
TAFE reimagined as a flexible vocational education provider, responsive to local needsMarch 15, 2019
Groups cognisant of the critical role TAFE plays in the strength of local communities discussed concepts to rejuvenate and modernise the public educator provider at a roundtable hosted by Federation this week.