2013 Annual General Meeting
& Professional Learning presentation
Saturday 18 May 2013
10am-12.30pm (AGM followed immediately by professional learning session, free for members)
Sign-in and tea and coffee from 9.30am
Hotel Urban St Leonards
194 Pacific Highway (corner Bellevue Ave and Pacific Highway)
Download Formal notice of Annual General Meeting
Download 2012 Annual Report
A Member who is entitled to attend and vote at this meeting is entitled to appoint a proxy to attend and vote instead of the Member. To be effective, Proxy Forms (duly completed and signed) must be received by PETAA at the address given on the Proxy Form by no later than 10.00AM AEST on Thursday 16 May 2013.
Download proxy form
*Nominations for the PETAA Board of Directors closed on 24 April 2013.
*Only financial members are eligible to vote. Is your membership up-to-date?
Professional learning presentation - FREE for PETAA members
Learning about literature: Travelling through the literary landscape
Presented by Dr Lorraine McDonald
In her presentation, Dr Lorraine McDonald will review the knowledge, understandings and skills that teachers will need to appreciate to teach literary texts. Aspects of these domains will be demonstrated through a range of literary texts. The presentation will also make links to the NSW Syllabus for the Australian Curriculum: English K-10 Syllabus. Dr Lorraine McDonald
is an Honorary Fellow, School of Education, Australian Catholic University, Sydney. Lorraine, a former classroom teacher, has taught programs in Literacy Education, Linguistics, ESL and Literature for Children and Young Adults. Lorraine contributed to the multi-modal and literary teaching/learning experiences within the Global Words online resource as a content editor. Lorraine is also the author of A Literature Companion for Teachers
published by PETAA.
The presentation will be FREE for PETAA Members
. Non-members are welcome to attend, however a small fee will apply.
To RSVP and register click here to email
or phone 02 8020 3900.