Professional Practice - Issue 4 November 2016

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Welcome to Professional Practice
the official newsletter of the Victorian Institute of Teaching
We’ve done some spring cleaning of the newsletter and we hope you enjoy the fresh, new look.

In this edition we meet our new Chairperson, urge those who haven’t yet registered for 2017 to do so, congratulate some outstanding achievements, explore PD activities undertaken by our SA colleagues and more.

Are you registered to teach in 2017?

Are you registered to teach in 2017?


Don’t leave it to the last minute – get registered before 31 December.

VIT Welcomes Lesley Lamb

VIT Welcomes Lesley Lamb


Meet the new VIT Council Chairperson.

Recognising early childhood sector

Recognising early childhood sector


The 2016 Winners of the Victorian Early Years Awards have been announced. The awards recognise exceptional contributions made to improve learning and development of young children.

Professional learning in SA

Professional learning in SA: what teachers said


A report released recently by the Teachers Registration Board (TRB) of South Australia examined professional learning activities undertaken by teachers in South Australia.

Outstanding education rewarded

Outstanding education rewarded


The Victorian Education Excellence Awards showcase outstanding contributions made by teachers, principals, business managers and education support staff in Victorian government schools. Meet one of the winners of this year’s awards.  

Annual Registration Update

You spoke...we listened


This year we responded to your feedback and introduced measures to simplify the National Police History Check process. This has clearly proven beneficial for teachers - with 90% of you submitting online tasks on time.

Organisations supporting teachers

Organisations supporting teachers: Australian Council for Educational Leaders


Here is another article in a series of news items highlighting organisations that support teachers.

Major education expo moves to Melbourne

Major education expo moves to Melbourne


Find out about Australia’s largest education focused event.


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