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ACTF Books in Premiers’ Reading Challenges

ACTF Books in Premiers’ Reading Challenges

3 March 2017

The ACTF has a number of books listed for the 2017 Premier’s Reading Challenges in New South Wales and Victoria. These annual reading challenges aim to encourage a love of reading in students, enable them to experience quality literature, and to improve literacy levels.  

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Have Your Say On The Future Of Australian Film And TV

Have Your Say On The Future Of Australian Film And TV

28 February 2017

The House of Representatives’ Standing Committee on Communications and the Arts has announced that it will conduct an inquiry into “factors contributing to the growth and sustainability of the Australian film and television industry”Submissions to the comittee are now open and public hearings will take place.

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What’s On TV? Monday 27 February – Sunday 5 March

What’s On TV? Monday 27 February – Sunday 5 March

23 February 2017

Never miss a moment of your favourite Australian children’s television series. See what’s on free-to-air and pay TV this week. 

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The Deep, Little Lunch eBook win at Kidscreen 2017

The Deep, Little Lunch eBook win at Kidscreen 2017

20 February 2017

The winners of the 2017 Kidscreen Awards have been announced at the Kidscreen Summit in Miami, Florida. 

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MY:24 App – Introducing Students to Documentary Filmmaking

MY:24 App – Introducing Students to Documentary Filmmaking

16 February 2017

Moneth Montemayor at Indooroopilly State High School shares how the MY:24 App helped her students develop their understanding of storytelling and film production.

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Little Lunch Books: Q&A Webinar with Danny Katz and Mitch Vane

Little Lunch Books: Q&A Webinar with Danny Katz and Mitch Vane

16 February 2017

Fans of the Little Lunch books and TV series will love the Q&A Webinar with author Danny Katz and illustrator Mitch Vane on our YouTube channel. 

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Are you using ACTF content in your classroom or school? We would love to hear from you!

Are you using ACTF content in your classroom or school? We would love to hear from you!

16 February 2017

Hi Education eNews subscribers. We would love to know how you’re using our content in teaching and learning, and how we can best support you in the classroom.

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SA Premier’s Reading Challenge Update

SA Premier’s Reading Challenge Update

10 February 2017

We are happy to announce that Little Lunch: Triple Snack Pack by Danny Katz and Mitch Vane has recently been added to the Year 3-5 booklist for the South Australian Premier’s Reading Challenge. 

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What’s On TV? Monday 13 February – Sunday 19 February

What’s On TV? Monday 13 February – Sunday 19 February

7 February 2017

Never miss a moment of your favourite Australian children’s television series. See what’s on free-to-air and pay TV this week. 

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ACTF Books in Premiers’ Reading Challenges

ACTF Books in Premiers’ Reading Challenges

31 January 2017

The ACTF has a number of books listed for 2017 Premiers’ Reading Challenges around the country.

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Great Start To A New Year

Great Start To A New Year

27 January 2017

2017 is off to a great start with the ACTF International Sales team securing a number of sales with broadcasters around the world. 

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What’s On TV? Monday 30 January – Sunday 5 February

What’s On TV? Monday 30 January – Sunday 5 February

27 January 2017

Never miss a moment of your favourite Australian children’s television series. See what’s on free-to-air and pay TV this week. 

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 Chinese Language Hoopla Doopla! Episodes on ABC ME

Chinese Language Hoopla Doopla! Episodes on ABC ME

25 January 2017

With Chinese language versions of Hoopla Doopla! episodes screening on ABC ME (formerly ABC3) in February, it will be a Happy New Year for primary teachers of Chinese! 

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Coming Soon: Little Lunch Graduation Special

Coming Soon: Little Lunch Graduation Special

15 December 2016

Little Lunch: The Nightmare Before Graduation premieres December 23 at 6PM on ABCME. The Graduation episode is the last of two specials screened this year. 

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What’s On TV? Monday 19 December – Sunday 25 December

What’s On TV? Monday 19 December – Sunday 25 December

13 December 2016

Never miss a moment of your favourite Australian children’s television series. See what’s on free-to-air and pay TV this week. 

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Three series nominated for Kidscreen 2017!

Three series nominated for Kidscreen 2017!

7 December 2016

Three ACTF-supported programs have received nominations for the 2017 Kidscreen Awards.

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Balloon Barnyard Bursts Into Action!

Balloon Barnyard Bursts Into Action!

2 December 2016

The upcoming Disney pre-school series kicked off their official launch party with a few special guests. 

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Helen Coonan Joins The Board Of The ACTF.

Helen Coonan Joins The Board Of The ACTF.

30 November 2016

The Hon Helen Coonan, former Minister for Communications, Information Technology and the Arts, has joined the Board of the Australian Children’s Television Foundation (ACTF).

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What’s On TV? Monday 5 December – Friday 9 December

What’s On TV? Monday 5 December – Friday 9 December

29 November 2016

Never miss a moment of your favourite Australian children’s television series. See what’s on free-to-air and pay TV this week. 

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Little Lunch App: A Teacher's Guide Wins ATOM Award

Little Lunch App: A Teacher's Guide Wins ATOM Award

28 November 2016

The Little Lunch App Teacher’s Guide was announced the winner of the Best Educational eBook Award at the 2016 ATOM Awards. 

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