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Michelle Ragen

Michelle Ragen is an English teacher and the Teacher Librarian – Literature at Brisbane Grammar School. After teaching at both Atherton State High School and Helensvale State High School, Michelle enlisted in the Australian Army as an Education Officer.  Keen to return to secondary teaching, Michelle discharged from the Army in Darwin and taught the International Baccalaureate program at Kormilda College.  Michelle was the Head of English there for two years and the Secretary of ETANT prior to returning to Brisbane.  In 2010, Michelle completed a Master of Education degree, and in 2011 was thrilled to be the recipient of the Peter Botsman Award.

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National Conference, Melbourne

The AATE National Conference will be held in Melbourne from 30 November to 3rd December. The theme is My story flows in more than one direction: power of story, politics of voice. The program is available here; visit the conference website Early bird registration closes on 20 September. A range of prices includes $550 for personal mem...

Category:   National Conference
Start Time:   9:00 AM
Date:   Saturday 30th November 2019
Venue:   Melbourne, various locations

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English Educator of the week

Lindsay Williams and the Analytical Essay


The video of this presentation can be found in the members area  as part of  Masterclass 4 which was conducted in semester 2, 2018.

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