Early Career Conference

The Early Career Conference will be held at the University of Southern Queensland, Springfield Campus. 

The program is now available here and will be mailed to members later this week. Registrations are now open and will close on Tuesday 23rd October, 2019. You may register online or by completing the registration form and mailing it to trish.purcell@bigpond.com.

Schools may replace any name of their registration form but please let us know so that we can have the correct certificate of participation prepared.

Cancellation Policy - if you find that you are no longer able to come, you may transfer your registration to another person. Ifyou cancel your registraton by Tuesday 22nd October, you will receive a full refund, by Thursday 24th October, a 50% refund. After Thursday, no refund is possible.

When you register, you will see an on-screen confirmation message and get an email message confirming your registration. if this does not happen you should contact the Admin Officer, Trish Purcell, Administration Officer as your registration may not have been received.

 

Attendees range from pre-service teachers to first year teachers to experienced teachers who are new to teaching English.

One of the aims of the Early Career Conference is to give beginning teachers a voice and an opportunity to expand their professional horizons by presenting at a conference.  Therefore if you are, or know of an early career teacher who would like to gain experience in presenting at conferences and seminars, please contact the convenor at m.blacklock@hotmail.com.

The Date Claimer and Call for Presenters is available now.

Venue: Springfield Campus of USQ
Venue Address: USQ Springfield Campus, 37 Sinnathamby Blvd, Springfield Central 4300
Starting: 9:00 AM
Saturday 26th October 2019
Ending: 3:00 PM
Sunday 27th October 2019
Email Enquiries: adminofficer@etaq.org.au

Upcoming Events

Diving Deep into the Analytical Essay for teachers

The Teacher workshop  information and links will be sent to registered participants on Thursday morning Teachers can view the webinar session Preparing Students for the EA on Saturday morning then participate in our live discussion. Or you can choose to run your own workshops later.  Pre-recorded material will be available f...

Category:   Workshop
Start Time:   9:00 AM
Date:   Monday 12th October 2020
Venue:   Online
Phone Enquiries:   0455464000
Email Enquiries:   adminofficer@etaq.org.au


SCCC Resource sharing

Andrew Snee and the Senior English staff at  Southern Cross Catholic College would like to share some of the teaching strategies and modelling/scaffolding resources that have been implemented and devised for the demands of general English. From analysing representations of prejudice and alienation in literary texts to creating engaging im...

Category:   Seminar
Start Time:   9:00 AM
Date:   Saturday 17th October 2020
Venue:   Online
Email Enquiries:   adminofficer@etaq.org.au


Early Career Conference 2020: Diving Deep into Teaching

This event for teachers in their first five years of teaching and those who are new to the teaching of English will submerge you in a new, colourful, and enchanting world where you can engage with your peers. it is also a 'not to be missed' event for preservice teachers.  This event has been re-scheduled for Saturday 24 Octob...

Category:   Seminar
Start Time:   9:00 AM
Date:   Saturday 24th October 2020
Venue:   Wynnum SHS
Venue Address:   25 Peel Street, MANLY
Email Enquiries:   adminofficer@etaq.org.au


Essential English - Community of Practice Event

Essential English is new for everyone in 2020. We have all been busy creating rigorous and engaging programs for our students and guiding them through a period of extraordinary change and disruption. Now we're ready to take some time out for us. Our community of practice event is an opportunity for us to share some of the exciting work we...

Category:   Workshop
Start Time:   9:00 AM
Date:   Saturday 7th November 2020
Venue:   Citipointe Christian College
Phone Enquiries:   0455464000
Email Enquiries:   adminofficer@etaq.org.au


State Conference 2020: Diving Deep

With a heavy heart we announce that due to Covid-19 restrictions, the State Conference will not he held this year.

 

Category:   State Conference
Start Time:   9:00 AM
Date:   Sunday 15th August 2021
Venue:   Lourdes Hill School


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