A new year and new workshop

A happy new year to everyone in the stella2.0 professional community. It’s almost time for our next workshop: Wednesday 20 January, 5-8pm, at the VATE PD Room. The focus of this second workshop is ‘English teachers as writers’. In this workshop we will begin by thinking about the range of writing we do in our […]

Workshop 3, 2013: In the wake of …

In the wake of our new Federal Minister for Education Christopher Pyne telling us that *Gonski was “gone”, the third stella 2.0 workshop convened on Wednesday night once again at VATE’s rooms in Collingwood. This session was planned to home in on storytelling or narrative, as particular forms of writing and professional dialogue. We would […]

Workshop 2, 2013: After a wild and stormy day…

… in Melbourne on Wednesday 2 October, it was great to see once again a diverse cross-section of English educators (and others) participating in the second workshop of the stella 2.0 project at VATE. The session began very informally as participants sat down with laptops or iPads or pen-and-paper (and some with wine and cheese) […]