ALA LLN Webinar: Validating your LLN assessment strategies

…pa McLean, will guide the validation session, sharing her extensive experience in adult language, literacy and numeracy. She has successfully facilitated both state and national professional development in the area of LLN in VET practice, including working in the online space. On registering for the webinar you will be invited to submit an assessment for validation, identifying the ACSF level and the ACSF core skill. These should be emailed to…

ALA LLN Webinar: Validating your LLN resources

…pa McLean, will guide the validation session, sharing her extensive experience in adult language, literacy and numeracy. She has successfully facilitated both state and national professional development in the area of LLN in VET practice, including working in the online space. On registering for the webinar you will be invited to submit an assessment for validation, identifying the ACSF level and the ACSF core skill. Assessments in draft form,…

ALA LLN Webinar: Validating your LLN resources to the ACSF

…pa McLean, will guide the validation session, sharing her extensive experience in adult language, literacy and numeracy. She has successfully facilitated both state and national professional development in the area of LLN in VET practice, including working in the online space. For this webinar to work, we need assessment tasks to validate. Please send in one or more assessment tasks for validation, identifying the ACSF level and the ACSF core…

ALA LLN Webinar: Validation of ACSF assessment resources

…enter, Philippa McLean will guide the validation session. Philippa has extensive experience in adult language, literacy and numeracy. She has facilitated both state and national professional development in the area of LLN in VET practice. ______________________________ ALA LLN Webinars are FREE to ALA Members and Associate Members who have joined the ALA LLN network. Cost to Non-Members is $50, payable online. Access all ALA Webinars for free…

ACE registered training organisations

…(RTOs) go by a wide variety of names including Community Colleges, Community Learning Centres, Learn Local Providers, Neighbourhood Houses, WEA’s and many more. All have these three things in common: They provide accredited VET qualifications. They are committed to local communities. They offer their programs in supportive adult learning environments. Community providers don’t just support job seekers to gain skills for work. They offer…

ALA LLN Webinar: Validating FSK Assessments

…as been working in the TAFE sector for over 23 years first as a numeracy and mathematics teacher and then in coordinating and delivering support programs. She currently works with units of competency from FSK mapping them to VET courses across a variety of areas. This is a great opportunity to hear from a skilled practitioner, and take part in a valuable interaction with your peers. View a short video interview with Chris talking about the…

ALA LLN Webinar: Validation of ACSF assessment resources

…enter, Philippa McLean will guide the validation session. Philippa has extensive experience in adult language, literacy and numeracy. She has facilitated both state and national professional development in the area of LLN in VET practice. ______________________________ ALA LLN Webinars are FREE to ALA Members and Associate Members who have joined the ALA LLN network. Cost to Non-Members is $50, payable online. Access all ALA Webinars for free…

ALA LLN Webinar: Validation of ACSF assessment resources

…enter, Philippa McLean will guide the validation session. Philippa has extensive experience in adult language, literacy and numeracy. She has facilitated both state and national professional development in the area of LLN in VET practice. ______________________________ ALA LLN Webinars are FREE to ALA Members and Associate Members who have joined the ALA LLN network. Cost to Non-Members is $50, payable online. Access all ALA Webinars for free…

ALA 2017 conference

…nce and self-determination. This empowerment of people seeking asylum is achieved through programs that are focussed on empowerment in terms of education, ESL, employment pathways, community development, leadership programs, VET, social enterprise and entrepreneurship. Geoff Strempel, Associate Director – Public Library Services, State Library of South Australia Geoff is the Associate Director for Public Library Services in South Australia. This…

Press release: A lifelong learning policy for Australia

…nt agenda with the potential to offer multiple benefits and lasting impact. ‘We are also calling for a renewed Ministerial Declaration on ACE as part of the lifelong learning policy. The last Declaration was expressed in 2008 and a renewed commitment is now long overdue,’ said Ms Macaffer. A renewed Declaration would recognise adult and community education as a significant contributor in both accredited VET and non accredited education that…

ALA LLN Webinar: Validation of ACSF assessment resources

…enter, Philippa McLean will guide the validation session. Philippa has extensive experience in adult language, literacy and numeracy. She has facilitated both state and national professional development in the area of LLN in VET practice. ______________________________ ALA LLN Webinars are FREE to ALA Members and Associate Members who have joined the ALA LLN network. Cost to Non-Members is $50, payable online. Access all ALA Webinars for free…

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

…tegy must provide the: learning or assessment strategy ACSF level ACSF core skill. This information should be emailed to Adult Learning Australia five (5) days prior to the event. Our presenter, Philippa McLean will share tips and advice from her extensive experience in adult language, literacy and numeracy. Philippa McLean has facilitated both state and national professional development in the area of LLN in VET practice. She is keen to…

Webinar: Cooperative Learning Ltd – a model for working collaboratively

…ommunity Services organisations before becoming involved in the NSW Community College sector in 1994. Julie started out as part time manager of a small regional college. In 2002 she moved to Sydney to take up the position of VET Officer in the NSW Department of Education and Training (DET), Adult and Community Education (ACE) Unit, a position she held for 5 years. When Julie returned to live in regional NSW in 2007, she assisted a group of…

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

…or to the event. Our facilitator, Philippa McLean will share her extensive experience in adult language, literacy and numeracy (LLN). She has facilitated both state and national professional development in the area of LLN in VET practice. Philippa is keen to workshop other people’s ideas and encourage a free-flowing discussion around strategies for low level literacy learners, which will benefit all participants not just those submitting…

LLN-CEN: Working with low level learners and the ACSF (repeat)

…#8216;learning’ Note: this is a repeat session from 24 June. Please make sure you have access to a copy of the ACSF for the session. Presented by Philippa McLean. Philippa has extensive and successful experience in the VET sector with particular expertise in adult language, literacy and numeracy. In recent years her focus has been on the delivery of professional development and project work for adult LL&N teachers. Philippa is a member…

LLN-CEN: The CGEA – diverse learning opportunities and pathways for all learners

Presented by Nadia Casarotto, Curriculum Maintenance Manager, responsible for the CGEA, this session will present an overview of the qualifications within the CGEA and the relationship to the VET policy context. The focus will be on examining how the CGEA can be used to provide diverse learning opportunities for all learners including incorporating training package units. There will also be some discussion of how the CGEA Network can support…

LLN-CEN: Working with low level learners and the ACSF

…eat session on 29 July, also 1:00 – 2:00 pm (register here). Please make sure you have access to a copy of the ACSF for the session. Presented by Philippa McLean. Philippa has extensive and successful experience in the VET sector with particular expertise in adult language, literacy and numeracy. In recent years her focus has been on the delivery of professional development and project work for adult LL&N teachers. Philippa is a member…

ePortfolios Australia Conference in Perth

…n University in Perth on the 17 – 18 October 2011. This major national tertiary education event will demonstrate the use of e-portfolios to support and engage adult learning from the: vocational education and training (VET) sector higher education (HE) sector, and adult and community education (ACE) sector 2011 Keynote and plenary presenters This year’s key note is co-founder of the Inter/National Coalition for Electronic Portfolio…

Webinar: Designing, presenting and validating your learning and assessment strategies for low level learners

…l teaching or assessment strategy for the group to validate. Those willing to share a teaching or assessment strategy must provide the: learning or assessment strategy ACSF level ACSF core skill. This information should be emailed to Adult Learning Australia five (5) days prior to the event. Our facilitator, Philippa McLean has facilitated both state and national professional development in the area of LLN in VET practice. She is keen to…

ALA webinar: Developing effective LLN tasks

…evels, skills, etc.) write draft questions then develop these ideas into effective LLN tasks. Our presenter, Philippa McLean will guide this workshop and we will benefit from her extensive experience in adult language, literacy and numeracy. Philippa McLean has facilitated both state and national professional development in the area of LLN in VET practice….

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