Upcoming literacy and numeracy professional learning

Register for online learning in terms 2 and 3 through the Victorian Academy of Teaching and Leadership

Develop your teaching and leadership capabilities with a range of professional learning opportunities.

Registrations are open to teachers and teacher leaders for evidence-based professional learning focused on excellence in classroom practice, instructional leadership and whole-school approaches to improving student outcomes.

Numeracy leader area workshops

Develop your capacity to improve mathematics teaching and learning in your school. In this course, you will focus on unpacking mathematical thinking, including its connection to the mathematics proficiencies and how it can be harnessed to engage students.

Course details

Designed for: primary and secondary school teachers and teacher leaders with responsibility for leading numeracy improvement

Duration: one day
Workshop start date: Area-based intakes from Wednesday 4 May 2022
Platform: online
Cost: fully subsidised.

For more information including course dates and to register, refer to Numeracy Leader Area Workshops.

Literacy local leaders

Learn the latest literacy teaching practices and how to apply them from literacy master trainers over the course of 6 workshops.

Through the workshop series, you will make new professional connections and work with this network to strengthen literacy instruction. This course is part of the Literacy Suite and an ideal springboard for further courses.

Course details

Designed for: teachers and literacy leaders from Foundation to Year 8

Duration: 6 to 7 months
Course start date: multiple intakes from Thursday 2 June 2022 
Platform: online
Cost: fully subsidised.

For more information and to register, refer to Literacy Local Leaders. Registrations close Friday 27 May 2022.

Enhancing literacy across secondary disciplines

In this course, you will explore ways to create a whole-school literary culture with cross-disciplinary literacy approaches, and unpack the knowledge and capabilities that lead to literacy improvement.

You will leave the course with a deeper understanding of how to support teachers in effectively developing literacy in all disciplines.

Course details

Designed for: secondary school teacher leaders, such as literacy leaders, learning specialists, literacy coordinators and curriculum development leaders.

Duration: 6 months
Course start date: Friday 15 July 2022
Platform: online
Cost: fully subsidised.

For more information and to register, refer to Enhancing Literacy across Secondary Disciplines. Registrations close Friday 1 July 2022.

Find out more

To explore more professional development opportunities from the Victorian Academy of Teaching and Leadership, refer to Professional Learning.

For further enquiries about literacy, contact Elizabeth Toy, Manager, Course Provision by email: elizabeth.toy@education.vic.gov.au

For enquiries about numeracy, contact Paula Phillips, Senior Provision Advisor, Course Provision by email: paula.phillips2@education.vic.gov.au