Numerate environments webinar recording

Numerate environments webinar recording

ACAL Professional Webinar Series 2021 Numerate individuals and their numerate environments – webinar recording Recorded Wednesday 10th February 2021 With Dr. David Mallows (Principal Teaching Fellow, Institute of Education, University College London), Dr. Keiko...

Input sought for ACAL response to parliamentary inquiry

Your input please by 28 February. The House of Representatives Standing Committee on Employment, Education and Training is conducting an inquiry into adult literacy and its importance. Inquiry details The Committee will inquire into and report on adult literacy,...

2019 Pre-conference – policy position proposal

Weaving a richer narrative of adult literacy and numeracy: Policy Position Proposal for ACAL Prepared by Dr Keiko Yasukawa and Professor Joseph Lo Bianco, with Pamela Osmond and Vanessa Iles. The paper originated from a forum on 2 October, 2019: Weaving a richer...

Work opportunity in NSW

TAFE NSW is looking for qualified, experienced individuals who wish to be considered for the full time, permanent position of Teacher, Pathways. The role of the TAFE Teacher as a professional educator is to help, construct, guide and enhance the educative process. The...

New Parliamentary inquiry into adult lit and numeracy

Yesterday (Feb 3) the House Standing Committee on Employment, Education and Training announced it was inviting written submissions, addressing one or more of the terms of reference, by Friday, 5 March 2021. The Committee will inquire into and report on adult literacy,...

Tributes to Cheryl Wiltshire

In the short time we have known of Cheryl’s death, several people have offered these tributes to her. Cheryl was a long term active member of WAALC and their website has substantial details of her many contributions to adult education. In addition they have set...

An App for low literacy users

Last year I attended a webinar about this exciting new innovation from Citizen Literacy in Scotland and we decided it would be a good idea to share with ACAL members. What is Citizen Literacy? Citizen Literacy is an adult literacy education programme being developed...
VET reform consultation opens

VET reform consultation opens

Australia’s VET system supports the skilled workforce that drives our economy A strong VET sector is crucial for ensuring Australia has a highly skilled workforce and businesses have the skilled workers they need. Recognising the importance of a high quality VET...

Teaching in Isolation – ACAL study

Adult Literacy and Numeracy Teaching experiences during the 2020 COVID-19 Isolation Period – ACAL study The purpose of this study was for ACAL to learn what it was like teaching adult literacy and numeracy using one or more online platforms during the recent COVID-19...