Monthly Archives: April 2013

Resource: Putting the Jigsaw Together – Practical Strategies for assisting apprentices with numeracy issues.

Manufacturing Skills Australia (MSA) is proud to announce the release of Putting the Jigsaw Together – Practical strategies for assisting apprentices with numeracy issues. The resource is available as a free download for vocational trainers or RTO’s and can be …

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A short history of the AWPN

The Australian WELL Practitioners’ Network (AWPN) was formed in Sydney in November 2008 at the second Australian WELL Practitioners’ Conference. The idea was first suggested at the inaugural Australian WELL Practitioners’ Conference in Melbourne 2007 and then followed up in …

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Innovations – WELL inboxes

WELL inboxes have been set up by Innovations for us to use when we want to communicate with Training Projects Contact Officers around Australia. Messages received in a WELL inbox will be forwarded to the right person and tracked to ensure that appropriate …

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Innovations name change

Innovations has recently had a name change and is now the Department of Industry, Innovation, Climate Change, Science, Research and Tertiary Education. If you are the holder of a Funding Agreement with Innovations you need to start changing your invoices …

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Adult Learners’ Week 2013 National Grant Funding

The Australian Government is providing a total of $277,400 for Adult Learners’ Week national projects during 2013. Organisations are invited to apply for funding up to this amount to support innovative and strategic national approaches to ALW in 2013. Applications …

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AWPN coming of age

The AWPN was formed in Sydney in November 2008 at the second Australian WELL Practitioners’ Conference. The idea was first suggested at the inaugural Australian WELL Practitioners’ Conference in Melbourne 2007 and then followed up in January 2008 by a …

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WELL network meeting updates

A reminder for the following WELL network meeting: WELL Workshop Alice Springs 3 May 2013

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2013 Australian WELL Practitoners’ Conference

The AWPN is pleased to announce that the 2013 Australian WELL Practitoners’ Conference will take place in Canberra on the 21st and 22nd November. Stay tuned for further information.

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ACER Vocational Update Edition 2 April 2013

Inside the latest ACER Vocational Update Edition 2 April 2013…. Upcoming activities Building on evidence to improve skills Language, literacy and numeracy The key to effective teaching and learning? Teaching numeracy with adults Computerised assessment of writing for VET Return …

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Funding for Resource and Strategic Projects 2013

Applications must be submitted online. This year the funding body are using SmartyGrants, an online grant management service for the submission of applications and to manage successful projects. A link to SmartyGrants can be found at http://www.innovation.gov.au/well. Late and hardcopy applications will …

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