Words'Worth Vol 51, no 1

Editorial - Erin Geddes
President's report AGM 2018 for 2017 - Fiona Laing
Secretary's report - Bronwyn Darben
Reinvigorating Reading - Alison Bedford
Preparing for change: Amusing musings on SATE - Aidan Caldwell
Weaving a world of war with Wilfred's words - Part 1 - Garry Collins
Ahead of the game: Why you should be playing more board games in your English class - Sam Hague 
Is txt speak ruining the English language? - Francesca Whitalker
An opportunity of a life;time - Kathleen Macdonald
"Don't it always seem to go; you don't know what ou've got till it's gone"
Some thoughts on the coming new assessment regime in senior English, in particular, the prescribed text lists - Garry Collins.
2017 Literary Competition - Open short story, The Last Tribesman of the Lost Village - Kelly Harrison
 

Upcoming Events

Atherton SHS Presents

Atherton State High School Presents will be the first activity for the Townsville Branch in 2019. The program is designed to share experiences and practical advice relating to the different contexts of English. Full details are available here. Where: Pimlico SHS When: Saturday 2 March, 2019 Time: AGM - 8:30, first session ...

Category:   Seminar
Start Time:   8:30 AM
Date:   Saturday 2nd March 2019
Venue:   Pimlico High School
Phone Enquiries:   0455 464 000
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March Seminar 2019: Ready, Set ... Read

Ready, Set ... Read The March Seminar will be held on 23 March, 2019 at Corinda State High School. We are delighted to anounce Ali Cobby Eckerman  and Ali Alizadeh are both coming and will present  workshops. Program is available. You may register online or if you wish you may complete the Registration form and return th...

Category:   Seminar
Start Time:   8:15 AM
Date:   Saturday 23rd March 2019
Venue:   Corinda State High School
Email Enquiries:   adminofficer@etaq.org.au


May Seminar 2019: Ready, set ... mark!

May Seminar: Ready, set ... mark May Seminar will be held at University of Queensland, St Lucia (tbc) on 18th May, 2019 for the full day - 9:00 am to 2:30 pm. The May seminar will focus on task design, moderation, quality assessment and assessment and standards for years 7-10. Do you have a task you love and would be happy to pres...

Category:   Seminar
Start Time:   9:00 AM
Date:   Saturday 18th May 2019
Venue:   University of Queensland
Phone Enquiries:   0455 464 000


State Conference 2019

State Conference will be held on 17th August 2019 at Lourdes Hill College,Hawthorne Road, Hawthorne.

The Date Claimer and Call for Presenters is now available

Category:   State Conference
Start Time:   1:00 PM
Date:   Saturday 17th August 2019
Venue:   Lourdes Hill School
Phone Enquiries:   0455 464 000


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