It’s almost 50 years since the now famous conference in Dartmouth College in 1966, where a group of passionate English educators from diverse backgrounds gathered to discuss the teaching of English. On Wednesday last week, 24 Feb 2016, another group of passionate English teachers, pre-service teachers and teacher educators gathered at VATE for the third […]
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 […]
… 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) […]
Here is Nikki talking about her work with teachers in Israel on ‘writing pedagogy’. Feel free to respond to Nikki via the comments on this post or in the forum.
In the lead up to our first workshop we wanted to get the conversation started. (If you can’t make it to the first workshop then we wanted to suggest ways you might join the conversation despite not ‘being in the room’ for the first session.) This blog, the forum, website and twitter feed (@Stella2AU) should provide some […]