AGM & Annual Reports

The 2021 AGM will be held on Saturday 13 March commencing at 8:30 am at Iona College, 85 North Road, LINDUM in the Performing Arts Theatre.

The Notice of Meeting and Agenda is available here.

If you are interested in seeking a position on the Management Committee for 2021-2022, please download the Nomination form, and complete it. and send to the Administration Officer  at adminofficer@etaq.org.au..

The Secretary's report outlining the activities during 2020 is now available here.

 

 

The 2020 AGM will be held  on Saturday 21 March commencing at 8:40 am at Brisbane Grammar School, corner of Gregory Terrace and College Road in the Centenary Hall.

The Notice of Meeting and Agenda is available here.

The Management Committee is proposing a number of changes to the Rules to accommodate the changing nature of our functions. Proposed changes are here.

If you are interested in seeking a position on the Management Committee for 2020-2021, please download the Nomination form, and complete it. and send to Trish Purcell.

The Secretary's report on activities for the year 2019-2020 is available now

The2019 AGM will be held at Corinda SHS on Saturday 23 March, commencing at 8:40 am

The Notice of Meeting and Agenda is available here.

Nomination Form for a position on the Management Committee.

The Secretary's report on activities conducted during 2018 is available here.

The 2018 AGM will be conducted in conjunction with the March Seminar at St Aidan's Anglican Girls'  School, 11 Ruthven Street, Corinda on Saturday 17  March 2018: The meeting is scheduled to commence at 8:45 am.

The Secretary's report on activities during 2017 is now available

The Notice of Meeting and the Agenda for the 2018 AGM is here.

Nomination form for a position on the Management Committee is here.

 

 

The Notice of Meeting and the Agenda for the 2017 AGMis available here. 

The Secretary's report of activities during 2016.

The Minutes of the 2016 AGM

The Nomination form for a position on the Management Committee for 2017-18 can be downloaded.

The Minutes of the 2015 AGM

The Minutes of the 2014 AGM are available here.

The President's Report for 2015

The Secretary's Report of activities during 2015.

The President's Report for 2014 

The Secretary's Report for 2014

The Minutes of the 2013 AGM 

The Secretary's Report for 2013

The President's Report for 2013

Upcoming Events

March Seminar 2021: Challenge and Change: Doing things differently

We are delighted to announce that we will be back with face to face professional learing events in 2021 - usual format but with some important changes: the March Seminar will be a full day event; the AATE-ALEA National Conference will be held in Brisbane in July and consequently there will not be a state conference. The Program Our fi...

Category:   Seminar
Start Time:   8:30 AM
Date:   Saturday 13th March 2021
Venue:   Iona College
Venue Address:   85 North Road, LINDUM
Phone Enquiries:   0455 464 000
Email Enquiries:   adminofficer@etaq.org.au
Online participation only:   Links will be sent to those registered for online attendance only on Wednesday 10 March. If you do not have this by Thursday morning,  you should contact Trish Purcell asap at adminofficer@etaq.org.au or 0455 464 000


Grammar at Hervey Bay

A grammar workshop will be held at Hervey Bay State High School to assist attendees to develop their understandings of grammar in order to fully comprehend and to effectively teach the Australia Curriculum: English (AC:E). Also highly relevant to Years 11 & 12. This will be an updated re-run of the activity conducted in both 2018 and ...

Category:   Workshop
Start Time:   9:00 AM
Date:   Saturday 27th March 2021
Venue:   Hervey Bay State High School
Venue Address:   56 Beach Road, Hervey Bay
Email Enquiries:   adminofficer@etaq.org.au


May Masterclass 2021

THE CHALLENGE OF TEACHING ANALYSIS: DO WE NEED TO CHANGE OUR PRACTICES? Teaching the process of analysing texts in order for students to produce a spoken or written response remains amongst the most exciting and difficult challenges we face as a community of English teachers. Building on lessons from ETAQ's 2020 student and teacher ev...

Category:   Master class
Start Time:   9:00 AM
Date:   Saturday 15th May 2021
Venue:   University of Queensland (tbc)
Email Enquiries:   adminofficer@etaq.org.au


JCU Spectacular

Join Dr Claire Hansen for a two-hour session on teaching Macbeth. We'll dive into an exploration of the language of Macbeth and teaching strategies to engage students with Shakespeare's Scottish play.  The workshop will also explore learning activities for Macbeth created by the Shakespeare Reloaded project. This session will...

Category:   Seminar
Start Time:   9:00 AM
Date:   Saturday 22nd May 2021
Venue:   ZOOM
Email Enquiries:   adminofficer@etaq.org.au


Grammar Day

ETAQ will be conducting another of the very successful grammar days on Saturday 29 May 2021. 

The venue will be Elanora SHS; any one who wishes to come is welcome.

Category:   Workshop
Start Time:   9:00 AM
Date:   Saturday 29th May 2021
Venue:   Elanora State High School
Email Enquiries:   adminofficer@etaq.org.au


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Challenge and change: Doing things differently

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Keynote presenters:

 

 

Jennifer Alford, QUT

The six practices of English teachers who effectively exercise their agency.

 

 

Tristan Bancks, author

Keynote: A future-facing method for inspiring young writers

Workshop: Vision boarding

 

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