Professional Practice 2015 - #1 - Contents

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PRACTICE

#2 June 2015

Welcome to Professional Practice.
The official newsletter of the Victorian Institute of Teaching.

New look registration cards for 2015

New cards, new colours, new categories of registration.

Professional Development – what you need to know

Handy tips on PD: the types of activities to undertake, how to keep records of activities and proof of attendance, and more.

3 steps to update your criminal record check

Some but not all teachers will be required to update their criminal record check as part of this year’s registration tasks. If this applies to you, here’s what you’ll need to do.

What happens if I’m audited by the Institute?

When you renew your registration, you are making a declaration that you have maintained your professional practice. A random selection of teachers will be notified in writing to provide evidence that verifies their declarations. Here’s what to do if you are selected.

Early childhood teacher registration – what does it mean for registered teachers?

Important information for registered teachers with early childhood qualifications.

Focus on a standard

We look at Standard 5 - assessing, providing feedback and reporting on student learning.

Our new website

We will be launching a new-look website this July.