Vol 48 no 1 contains the following articles:

Editorial - Stewart Riddle

Tributes to Nea Stewart-Dore

Resources: Literacy Through Reading, The ERICA Model - Nea Stewart-Dore

Writing English Units using the I-PLAN (formerly ERICA) Model - Patsy Norton

ETAQ Patron's message - Prof Catherine Beavis

President's report 2014 - Fiona Laing

Secretary's report - Bronwyn Darben

About suffering: Some suggestions for teaching W.H. Auden's poem Musee des Beaux Arts - Part 2 - Garry Collins

Year 9 Unit Australian Identity - Home and Away: A broadening world - Benjamin Parr

 

Vol 48 no 2 contains the following articles:

Editorial - Stewart Riddle

Vale Paul Sherman OAM 01 12 1933 - 04 05 2015 - Esme Robinson

Over their voices we stretch: Breathing life into the student poetry experience - Adam Davy

Effective public speaking for the Australian Curriculum - Dr Anita Jetnikoff (QUT)

A Preservice English Teacher's Learning Journal - Robert Staggs

Why Can't My Students Read and Write with Independent Thought? A Case for an Appraisal Framework - Chrystal Armitage and Naomi Mollenhauer

2014 Literary Competition, sections A, B, C (poem), and E, including judges' reports

Book reviews Dear Writer ... Revisited - Peta Egan

Book reviews How to Write What You Want to Say and How to Write What You Want to Say in the Primary Years - Melanie Wild

 

Vol 48 no 3 contains the following articles

Editorial - Stewart Riddle

ETAQ Patron's message - Prof  Catherine Beavis

Vale John Livingston - Lindsay Williams

2015 Botsman Awards

  • Kathleen Hannant Award Citation and Response
  • Simon Kindt Award Citation and Response

Capitalising on Curiosity - Julie Burton

Curiosity Ignited: AATE and ALEA National Conference - Dana Ellis

Reflections on the National Conference - Jarred Adams

The Importance of Multiliteracies Pedagogy in the English Curruculum - Kerry Schwenke

English in the Contemporary Classroom: The Philosophy of a 21st Century English Teacher - Melanie Wild

Romeo and Juliet Transformed: Year 10 English Unit - Jacqui Watson, Sharon Moller and Snjezana Bobic

2014 Literary Competition - entries in Category C - Short Story and Category D including judges' reports

Book Reviews

  • Guarding Eden by Deborah Hart, reviewed by Deborah Peden
  • Phyllis Wong and the Walking of the Wizard by Geoffrey McSkimming, reviewed by Isabella Winch
  • Molly and Pim and the Millions of Stars by Martine Murray, reviewed by Grace Winterscheidt

Upcoming Events

Masterclass - Unit 4

Our second Masterclass, and the final in our Vision 2020 series, will provide targeted and specific knowledge for Unit 4 of the new QCE English syllabuses English, Literature, English as an Additional Language, and Essential English. English teachers will work with a variety of experts, academics and peer practitioners. Participants will rece...

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


From the Physical to the Intellectual

Kathleen Macdonald is presenting From the Physical to the Intellectual on Saturday 20th October, 2018 at Ryan Catholic College from 9:00 to 11:30am. This will be an extended version of the workshop Kathleen is presenting at the State Conference on 18 August. All the details are available here.   ...

Category:   Seminar
Start Time:   9:00 AM
Date:   Saturday 20th October 2018
Venue:   Ryan Catholic College
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, 37 Sinnathamby Blvd, Springfield Central. The Date Claimer and Call for Presenters is available now. Further information on the program is available here This day is designed to meet the needs of pre-ser...

Category:   Seminar
Start Time:   10:00 AM
Date:   Saturday 27th October 2018
Venue:   Springfield Campus of USQ
Phone Enquiries:   0455 464 000
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 28th October 2018
  Repeating On specific dates
Venue:   Jam Corner Restaurant


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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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