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Conference recap: 2018 AATE / ALEA National Conference

Conference recap: 2018 AATE / ALEA National Conference

17 July 2018

The ACTF Education team attended this year’s AATE/ALEA National Conference as both presenters and exhibitors. As always, we have come away inspired by the engaging discussions had around literacy learning and teaching. 

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New to F-2 Music Education?

New to F-2 Music Education?

17 July 2018

Have you been asked to teach F-2 classroom music in Term Three? Not sure where to start? Check out our latest resource – Lah-Lah’s Adventures: Music for Everyone

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2018 My Place Competition: Entries Open 20 July

2018 My Place Competition: Entries Open 20 July

17 July 2018

Our national short story contest for primary students in Years 3-6 opens this Friday, 20 July. We can’t wait to read students’ imaginative thoughts on what life might be like for a 2018 My Place character. 

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Term Three Professional Learning Workshops for Victorian DET Teachers

Term Three Professional Learning Workshops for Victorian DET Teachers

17 July 2018

In partnership with the Victorian Department of Education and Training the ACTF will be running free full-day professional learning workshops for DET primary and secondary teachers in Term Three. 

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2018 My Place Competition

29 June 2018 - 31 August 2018

ACTF Education is excited to announce the 2018 My Place Competition, a national short story contest for primary students in Years 3–6. 

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2018 Little Lunch App Competition

29 June 2018 - 31 December 2018

Each year, the ACTF runs a Little Lunch App competition for primary students who have created their own stories using the app.

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Script Writing for Students - August Workshops

17 August 2018 1:30pm - 31 August 2018 2:15pm

Script Writing Workshop for Students 
Date: 
17 August 2018, 24 August 2018 and 31 August, 2018
Time: 1.30pm - 2.15pm
Venue: Online
Cost: $50 per class group (30 students max)

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  • Education News - Issue No. 79

    Education News - Issue No. 79

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    Date: January 2017
    Book to Screen: Little Lunch, MY:24 App and documentary film-making and script-writing workshops for students.

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