Tony Hytch presents

Tony will present a session entitled  "Getting students assessment ready for Essential English" via  Zoom on Saturday 2nd May, 2020. Teachers will explore the possible options for assessment in Units 1 and 2. In particular how to develop an assessment program which best prepares students for the types of assessment they do in Units 3 and 4. They will also examine ways in which students can be supported to achieve well in the Common Internal Assessment Task through the consideration of learning experiences relating to analysing language features and text structures. 

This event will run from 9:00 to 11:00am,however, you will be ableto join the meeting 15 minutes before starting time.

Details for joining the Zoom meeting will be emailed to you in the week beginning Monday 27th April. 

if you wish to join this event,you do need to register on the website by Friday 1st May 2020.

Download the flyer for further information.

 

Venue:ZOOM
Starting:8:45 AM
Saturday 2nd May 2020
Ending:11:30 AM
Email Enquiries: adminofficer@etaq.org.au

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