Privacy Policy

This statement outlines ETAQ’s policies regarding your privacy.

ETAQ respects your right to privacy under the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth) and is required to comply with the national privacy principles in respect of the collection of personal information from individuals.

Our Privacy Policy contains the following important information regarding your use of our website:

  • Collection of your personal information
  • Use of information
  • Disclosure of information
  • Security of your information

ETAQ may collect and hold the following personal information:

  • Your name
  • Postal address
  • E Mail address
  • School or employment location
  • Number of English teachers in a school (corporate membership only)
  • Telephone numbers

Other information which may be collected when you visit our website to read or download information, may include the nature of your enquiry, your IP address, the date and time of your visit to our site, the pages viewed and the information provided or downloaded.

Payment for event registration is supported by ANZ’s E-GATE and all credit card details are protected by an SSL security certificate. When you are taken to a page that asks for your credit card details you will see a padlock at the bottom of the server window, indicating that this page is secure.

No credit card information is recorded or stored on ETAQ’s site.

Use of information

Personal information is collected for the purpose of:

  • monitoring use of our website
  • promoting seminars, conferences, and other events
  • selling you services or products
  • processing payments

Disclosure of information

The information we collect from you is collected in the strictest confidence for the exclusive use of ETAQ. We will not sell or share this information with any third parties.

Security of your information

The information provided as part of your ETAQ membership is protected via a password, and cannot be accessed without this password. This password can be changed whenever you wish by accessing the "Update Details" function of our site

Upcoming Events

Grace Loyden & the new SATE

Grace Loyden will present a session on a aspects of the new SATE at Townsville Grammar School on Saturday 28th July 2018, starting at 9:00 am. Cost is $20 which is to be paid by the website. Download the flyer for all the details. ...

Category:   Seminar
Start Time:   9:00 AM
Date:   Saturday 28th July 2018
Venue:   Townsville Grammar School
Email Enquiries:   adminofficer@etaq.org.au


Townsville Breakfast Book Club

Grace Loyden is organising a series of Breakfast Book Clubs starting at 9:00 am on: Sunday 11 February - Burial Rites by Hannah Kent Sunday 21 April - The White Earth by Andrew McGahan Sunday 5 August - Cat's Eye by Margaret Atwood Sunday 28 October - We are All Completely Beside Ourselves by Karen Joy Fowler ...

Category:   Seminar
Start Time:   9:00 AM
Date:   Sunday 5th August 2018
  Repeating On specific dates
Venue:   Jam Corner Restaurant


State Conference 2018

State Conference in 2018 will address the theme Vision 2020: Seeing the future of English Teaching. Keynote speakers: Samuel Wagan Watson is an award-winning Indigenous poet and professional raconteur. Born in Brisbane in 1972, he is of Munanjali, Birri Gubba, German and Irish descent. Samuel's first collection of poems won the 19...

Category:   State Conference
Start Time:   8:00 AM
Date:   Saturday 18th August 2018
Venue:   Lourdes Hill School
Phone Enquiries:   0455 464 000
Email Enquiries:   adminofficer@etaq.org.au


Masterclass - Unit 4

This event will provide participants with the opportunity to explore the syllabus for semester 4 in detail. English and Literature will be offered on Day One; English will be repeated on DayTwo together with EALD and Essential English. Participants may register for one day or both. Program will be available on Thursday 13 September. R...

Category:   Seminar
Start Time:   9:00 AM
Date:   Saturday 20th October 2018
Venue:   QUT, Kelvin Grove
Phone Enquiries:   0455 464 000
Email Enquiries:   adminofficer@etaq.org.au


Beginning Teachers Day

The Beginning Teachers Day this year will be held on Saturday 27 October at University of South Queensland (USQ) Springfield campus. This day is designed to meet the needs of pre-service teachers, those in their first five years of teaching and more experienced teachers who are new to teaching English. The program will be available on...

Category:   Seminar
Start Time:   9:00 AM
Date:   Saturday 27th October 2018
Venue:   Springfield Campus of USQ
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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