English Matters is the newsletter published by ETAQ, usually 6/7 times a year and mailed to members.

Newsletter no 1 February 2015 contents are: the president's column, why be a member, senior assessment, ETAQ AGM, NAPLAN marking, articles for Words'Worth, English Communication forum on 26 February, 2015, ESU-Roly Sussex writing competition, Shakespeare resources on ABC Splash

Newsletter no 2 March 2015 contents are: the president's column,

Newsletter no 3 April 2015 contents are: Seminar 2, Membership renewal, the president's column, ASFLA conference and ASC taster, news from Townsville branch, update on Senior Assessment, National Conference and Digital and LIterary competitions.

Newsletter no 4 May, 2015 contents are

Newsletter no 5 July 2015 contents are State Conference, NAPLAN, president's column, news from the branches: Townsville, Spring breakfast, ETAQ shirts for sale and ETAQ writing competition.

 

Upcoming Events

50th Anniversary Social Events

Pre-conference birthday celebration will be held on Friday 18th August from 5:30 to 7:30 pm on Balcony 2, Bernadette Centre  of Lourdes Hill College. Drinks and finger food will be served. On this occasion, we will honour all those illustrious teachers who have been awarded a Peter Botsman Award. Later Nick Earls will entert...

Category:   Professional Development
Start Time:   5:30 PM
Date:   Friday 18th August 2017
Venue:   Lourdes Hill School
Email Enquiries:   adminofficer@etaq.org.au


Annual State Conference - 2017

CELEBRATING 50 YEARS OF ETAQ Annual State Conference will be held on Saturday 19 August, 2017 at Lourdes Hill College. Keynote speakers are Larissa McLean- Davies, University of Melbourne,  and Markus Zusak.  As we have record attendance registrations will open at 8am on Saturday morning. If you are driving allow yoursel...

Category:   State Conference
Start Time:   8:00 AM
Date:   Saturday 19th August 2017
Venue:   Lourdes Hill School
Email Enquiries:   adminofficer@etaq.org.au


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English Educator of the week

Rachael Christopherson
Brisbane Girls Grammar School

Number of years teaching:
25.  12 years at BGGS

Where else have you taught?
St Edmund's College, Ipswich (all boys)
Mt Alvernia College, Kedron (all girls)
Downlands College, Toowoomba (co-ed boarding with Ag Studies programme)

 

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