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Literacy in the Secondary Classroom - Strategies for Improving Reading

6 places available

Start:  Tuesday 23 July 2019 - 6.00pm

Finish: Tuesday 23 July 2019 - 7.00pm

Login at least 20 minutes prior to start time.

Location : TLN online learning space

Prior to the live event, SSTUWA will email you detailed instructions about how to access the online training space.



About the course

The SSTUWA, in partnership with TLN in Melbourne, are pleased to offer this online learning opportunity for early career teachers in their first five years of teaching.

Teachers in secondary settings have few opportunities to build their skills in developing student literacy skills. This session will demonstrate some basic skills and activities that all teachers can use to build student’s reading skills. While clearly literacy focussed, the emphasis will be on practical ideas that can be used across many subject areas.

Delivery method: Live online event

The event will be one hour in duration and consist of live delivery of content at the specified time by a presenter and a host. You will also have an opportunity to interact with other participants and engage with the presenter online. Completing this course will contribute to one hour of professional learning and a certificate will be provided at the end of the session.

About the hosts

Teacher Learning Network (TLN)

TLN is a Melbourne based, not-for-profit professional development provider supported by the Australian Education Union Victoria Branch and the Independent Education Union Victoria/Tasmania Branch. SSTUWA will be your major source of communication before the online event. Prior to the live event, SSTUWA will email you detailed instructions about how to access the online training space. TLN will then provide immediate telephone support just before the event begins on the day, and during the training if required.


$ 40 : Members
$ 80 : Non-Members


Laura Zinghini

Nominated Audience

 Early Career Secondary Educators

Online requirements

  • Stable internet connection
  • Laptop/desktop computer
  • Earphones or headphones (optional)

Professional Standards for Teachers in Western Australia

This training relates to the following standards :

Standard 1 – Know students and how they learn.
Standard 3 – Plan for and implement effective teaching and learning.
Standard 6 – Engage in professional learning.