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Assist at seminars/conferences by being a meeter/greeter

ETAQ offers members the opportunity to be involved with their Professional Association at a number of levels.  For those who do not wish to commit to regular activities or significant blocks of time, you may wish to assist at seminars or the Annual State Conference as a meeter or greeter. If this is you, you can register here.

Are you interested in presenting a workshop at a seminar?

You should refer to the latest Call for Presenters flyer or leave a message here.

Contribute an article or unit of work to Words'Worth

If you have a unit of work you would be interested in sharing with other teachers by publishing it in Words’Worth, please email it to the editor Stew Riddle at stewart.riddle@usq.edu.au. The Guide to Contributors is published inside the back page of every edition of Words’Worth.

Organise a social function for beginning teachers

Are you a beginning teacher wishing to build further networks with fellow professionals, you are welcome to organise a social function for beginning teachers under the auspices of ETAQ. Record you details here and we will assist you with the project.

Play an active part in your local branch

Live in or around Toowoomba or Townsville? Your local branch president is Donna Jones (Toowoomba) djone236@eq.edu.au and in Townsville your local branch president is Heather Fraser . Her email address is heather@chandlergroup.com.au.

Wish to join the Management Committee?

Download the Nomination Form and send to PO Box 3375, STAFFORD DC  QLD 4053.

Regional branches

Townsville

Phone:

 

(07) 4726 4900

Fax:

 

(07) 4726 4989

Address:

 

PO Box 1806
AITKINVALE
Queensland
Australia
4814

Toowoomba

Phone:

 

(07) 4636 8700

Fax:

 

(07) 4636 8777

Address:

 

431–367 South Street
TOOWOOMBA
Queensland
Australia
4350

 

Upcoming Events

Mythbusting: what exactly do English teachers look for?

Townsville branch will conduct an interactive workshop on Saturday 22 July, 2017, facilitated by Grace Loyden, Head of English, Townsville Grammar School. The topic is Mythbusting: what exactly do English teachers look for when marking an analytical exposition? For further information download the flyer.  RSVP to Heather...

Category:   Seminar
Start Time:   9:00 AM
Date:   Saturday 22nd July 2017
Venue:   Townsville Grammar School


50th Anniversary Social Events

Pre-conference birthday celebration will be held on Friday 18th August from 5:30 to 7:30 pm at the Marion Centre (roof top) 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 entertain us...

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.  Dates to remember FRIDAY 14 JULY - EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION CLOSES Sunday 6 August Last day to buy tickets...

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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