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Numeracy PD workshops in Tasmania

26TEN is proud to be presenting an introductory numeracy workshop for literacy and numeracy practitioners in Hobart, Burnie and Launceston to be conducted by Dave Tout. The workshop will be a practical session which explore issues related to the teaching …

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Webinars – Australian Training Awards

The Australian Training Awards together with VETnetwork Australia are pleased to present a series of free webinars designed to provide Australian Training Awards applicants with information, tips and tricks on how to apply, and why to apply for five of …

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PD – A focus on literacy and numeracy for VET teachers and trainers

VETnetwork Australia is running a series of professional learning events in March 2015. Titled A Focus on VET Literacy and Numeracy, these events aim to develop a better understanding of language, literacy and numeracy (LLN) for VET teachers and trainers. …

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Professional development – How do the L, L and N in LLN intersect? Some connections between language, literacy and numeracy

Webinar with Dave Tout, ACER 15th February, Time: 2:00pm – 3:30pm AEDT, $30 This presentation will look at some issues related to the teaching and learning of literacy and numeracy, especially at the relationship between these two core skills. How does …

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Professional development – Workshops for VET and LLN teachers and trainers in TAS

Tasmanian representatives in the National Foundation Skills Strategy Community of Practice,  Monica Wiggins and Cath Rawlston, are running free workshops to support practitioners develop their skills in collaborative delivery of VET and LLN training.  These workshops are designed for both vocational …

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Foundation skills professional development workshops

On behalf of the Australian Government, ACPET is offering to all RTO staff fully subsidised professional development opportunities to enhance your understanding and application of foundation skills within your day to day work. Do I really understand the ACSF and …

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Webinar – Literacy development, learning and life experiences of low-education adults

Wednesday, October 15, 2:00 to 3:30 pm ACER’s October LLN webinar will be conducted by Stephen Reder. Stephen will be presenting on the Longitudinal Study of Adult Learning which systematically compares the learning trajectories and life outcomes of 1000 adults …

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Forum – Challenging assumptions: program participation influences on literacy and numeracy development

Wednesday, October 15, 5.00 – 6.30 pm, Victoria University, City Flinders Street, Melbourne In this forum, Stephen Reder will speak about research outcomes from the Longitudinal Study of Adult Learning (LSAL), which systematically compared the learning trajectories and life outcomes of …

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OctoberVET

This year’s national OctoberVET coordinator, Steven Hodge, would like to invite you  to consider convening an OctoberVET event in your area. OctoberVET is the name of a season of local events to share information and ideas about VET. OctoberVET complements …

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AWPN PD Workshop – Brisbane, Friday 29 August 2014

An opportunity to listen to what’s happening in the funding domain and provide feedback In May 2014 the Australian Government abolished several funded training programs.  Since August 2013 little funding for workplace training has been released, e.g. the WELL program …

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