VALA would like to thank all presenters, student helpers, exhibitors and all participants for their contributions to last month's VALA Annual Conference! Presentations will be made available as we receive them.
Expression of Interest to present at next year's conference themed 'VCAL Loud and Proud!' will open shortly. Next year';s conference will be held on Friday the 21st of June at Jasper Hotel – save the date!
Jasper Hotel, Melbourne CBD
Generous discount applies to VALA members!
Integrated programs with Cherie Osta & Geoff Bird
Low level LITERACY with Mieke Alexander
Assessment with Sheila Douglas
Working with challenging behaviours with Nick Johns
Trauma informed positive education with Tom Brunzell (Berry Street Education)
VCAL Literacy and Numeracy Skills Units for implementation in 2019
VCAL Literacy and Numeracy Curriculum Planning Guides for implementation from 2019 are available on the VCAL teacher resources webpage to assist VCAL providers in planning for next year.
Expression of interest - Review of VCAL Numeracy resource
The Victorian Responsible Gambling Foundation in partnership with MAV are updating a VCAL Numeracy resource which includes the topics of:
Chance has no memory
Who are the real winners?
The VRGF are seeking expressions of interest from experienced VCAL numeracy teachers to review/critique this resource. It will involve approximately 3-4 hours of work of which selected applicants will be renumerated accordingly.
If you would like to be considered for this task please email firstname.lastname@example.org stating your name, contact details, current school and brief summary of VCAL teaching experience by COB August 8.
See keynotes and related speakers at 'Learning In Diverse Communities - Strengths, Reflections, Questions'.
September 13-14, Melbourne Convention Centre
Free places are available - apply before August 15.