ALA LLN Webinar: Validation of ACSF assessment resources

This webinar is for adult language, literacy and numeracy practitioners to come together and look at aspects of quality assessment. It provides an excellent opportunity to gain external validation of tasks mapped to the Australian core Skills Framework (ACSF). This session is all about collaboration and peer appraisal. The structure for this webinar involves participants sharing one small assessment task or strategy for the group to validate….

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Adults learning through discussion, at a Neighbourhood House in Victoria

  This directory contains information on over 1,000 not-for-profit community education centres right across Australia. Wherever you live, there is likely to be a course or class to suit your needs. How to use this directory To use this directory, simply wait for the map to load before entering your suburb/town and state, then click search. After your search results load, Adult Learners Australia’s members are returned first and…

ALA LLN Webinar: Validation of ACSF assessment resources

This webinar is for adult language, literacy and numeracy practitioners to come together and look at aspects of quality assessment. It provides an excellent opportunity to gain external validation of tasks mapped to the Australian core Skills Framework (ACSF). This session is all about collaboration and peer appraisal. The structure for this webinar involves participants sharing one small assessment task or strategy for the group to validate….

ALA LLN Webinar: Validation of ACSF assessment resources

This webinar is for adult language, literacy and numeracy practitioners to come together and look at aspects of quality assessment. It provides an excellent opportunity to gain external validation of tasks mapped to the Australian core Skills Framework (ACSF). This session is all about collaboration and peer appraisal. The structure for this webinar involves participants sharing one small assessment task or strategy for the group to validate….

ALA LLN Webinar: Validation of ACSF assessment resources

This webinar is for language, literacy and numeracy practitioners to come together as a group to validate your assessment tasks and strategies to the Australian Core Skills Framework (ACSF). This session is all about collaboration and peer appraisal. The structure for this webinar involves participants sharing one small assessment task or strategy for the group to validate. If you are willing to share an assessment task or strategy, please…

Australian Journal of Adult Learning member library

2018 Volume 58, Number 1, April 2018 Enabling learners starts with knowing them: Student attitudes, aspiration and anxiety towards science and maths learning in an Australian pre-university enabling program What should be considered when designing and developing a counselling course for adults from diverse professional and cultural backgrounds? Informal workplace learning experiences of graduate student employees Enhancing e-learning in old…

ALA LLN Webinar: Validation of ACSF assessment resources

This webinar is for adult language, literacy and numeracy practitioners to come together and look at aspects of quality assessment. It provides an excellent opportunity to gain external validation of tasks mapped to the Australian core Skills Framework (ACSF). This session is all about collaboration and peer appraisal. The structure for this webinar involves participants sharing one small assessment task or strategy for the group to validate….

ALA 2017 conference

The 54th Adult Learning Australia conference was held on the 13–14 June 2017 in Hobart Tasmania. It was in partnership with LINC Tasmania and explored the different ways learning changes lives. #ALA17   Overview Our conference Hotel Grand Chancellor, Hobart The conference was an inspirational two-day event that celebrated the transformative power of lifelong learning. Our exciting program presented research and insights on successful…

ALA Webinar: ‘Best-practice’ competency-based assessment

In this interactive webinar we’ll cover key knowledge that assessors need to ensure that their assessment practice is of the highest-possible standard. We’ll help new entrants get ‘up to speed’ with ‘best practice’ assessment, and help experienced assessors refresh skills and remain ‘current’ with their assessment practice.   Who will find this webinar useful? New or experienced RTO assessors or managers of assessors.   Outcomes By…

Press release: A lifelong learning policy for Australia

Adult Learning Australia, the national peak body for adult and community education, welcomes the Hodgman Government’s recognition of adult education as a foundation to building Tasmania’s future and in helping Tasmanians access the skills they need for work and life. Adult Learning Australia’s recent conference in Hobart explored the different ways equitable access to lifelong learning can change people’s lives. At the conference, delegates…

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Adult Learning Australia runs forums throughout the year and also offers regular online professional development webinars. Most ALA webinars are free of charge to members. To register for an ALA webinar, select the webinar you want to attend then: ALA members: Can register then log in using their ALA member username and password. Non members: Can Join ALA to access our webinars for free or simply register and follow the prompts to pay for an…

ALA LLN Webinar: Validating your LLN resources to the ACSF

This webinar is an opportunity for language, literacy and numeracy practitioners to meet online to validate your LLN assessment strategies to the Australian Core Skills Framework (ACSF). The webinar format offers a flexible way to collaborate with your peers, and the validation process aligns with ASQA’s professional development guidelines for trainers and assessors. The structure for this webinar involves participants sharing assessment…

ALA Webinar: Lifelong learning communities and cities

What is lifelong place-based learning and why is it important to our communities? Lifelong learning has been gaining momentum for many decades, but it suffers from an identity crisis. The term lifelong learning means different things to different people depending on the lens they are looking through. We live in a fast-changing world, where social, economic and political norms are constantly being redefined. Studies have shown that lifelong…

ALA LLN Webinar: Validation of ACSF assessment resources

This webinar is for adult language, literacy and numeracy practitioners to come together and look at aspects of quality assessment. It provides an excellent opportunity to gain external validation of tasks mapped to the Australian core Skills Framework (ACSF). The structure for this webinar involves participants sharing one small assessment task or strategy for the group to validate. If you are willing to share an assessment task or strategy,…

ALA webinar: Facilitation techniques that work in 21st century ACE learning environments

The learning landscape is changing. Whilst the principles of adult learning remain largely unchanged, the trainer’s role in helping people learn has evolved. In this interactive webinar we’ll share latest research and techniques that support sustained learning for today’s world of work. Techniques offered will be useful in any delivery mode—face to face, online, or blended. Who will find this webinar useful? Anyone who helps adults learn in any…

ALA LLN Webinar: Validation of ACSF assessment resources

This webinar is for adult language, literacy and numeracy practitioners to come together and look at aspects of quality assessment. It provides an excellent opportunity to gain external validation of tasks mapped to the Australian core Skills Framework (ACSF). The structure for this webinar involves participants sharing one small assessment task or strategy for the group to validate. If you are willing to share an assessment task or strategy,…

ALA LLN Webinar: Validation of ACSF assessment resources

This webinar is for adult language, literacy and numeracy practitioners to come together and look at aspects of quality assessment. It provides an excellent opportunity to gain external validation of tasks mapped to the Australian core Skills Framework (ACSF). The structure for this webinar involves participants sharing one small assessment task or strategy for the group to validate. If you are willing to share an assessment task or strategy,…

ALA LLN Webinar: Validation of ACSF assessment resources

This webinar is for adult language, literacy and numeracy practitioners to come together and look at aspects of quality assessment. It provides an excellent opportunity to gain external validation of tasks mapped to the Australian core Skills Framework (ACSF). The structure for this webinar involves participants sharing one small assessment task or strategy for the group to validate. If you are willing to share an assessment task or strategy,…

ALA webinar: Developing effective LLN tasks – workshop 2

Our webinar series around developing effective LLN tasks is all about supporting you to unpack and translate the ACSF. Our next session is where you get to take back control. At the end of session one (15 March 2013), participants were given a link to some stimulus material and asked to prepare a short task for the group to validate at the next session. The time has now come! Those willing to share their task must provide: a short task based on…

Webinar: Validating your learning and assessment strategies for low level learners

Improving literacy skills is about helping people participate fully in family life, the community, learning and employment. This webinar will concentrate on learning and assessment strategies for low level learners; that is, learners operating at ACSF Pre-level 1 or Level 1. This session will embrace the moderation model, which is all about collaboration and peer appraisal. The structure for this webinar involves participants sharing one small…

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