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Resources for Remembrance Day

Resources for Remembrance Day

1 November 2018

Every year on 11 November, Australians remember those who died or suffered in wars and armed conflicts. Teachers who are exploring the meaning of Remembrance Day with students might like to draw on My Place this year.

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Little Lunch App Competition: Final Call for Entries

Little Lunch App Competition: Final Call for Entries

1 November 2018

Entries close this Friday 09 November for the 2018 Little Lunch App Competition.

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ACTF Virtual Learning: Music for Everyone Webinar

ACTF Virtual Learning: Music for Everyone Webinar

1 November 2018

In our recent live webinar for F-2 students, Tina and Mark Harris (A.K.A. Lah-Lah and Buzz) had students singing, dancing, and learning just how much fun music education can be!

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Teaching History with ACTF Resources

Teaching History with ACTF Resources

19 October 2018

ACTF Education recently presented at the 2018 History Teachers’ Association of Victoria (HTAV) Primary and Middle Years History Conference. Curriculum Officer Janine Kelly reviews the range of relevant content and resources that we highlighted for participants.

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ACTF’s 5 Most Popular Education Support Materials

ACTF’s 5 Most Popular Education Support Materials

19 October 2018

Our latest numbers are in, showing the five most viewed ACTF support materials over the past month. Could these popular teaching resources be used in your classroom? 

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ACTF Education Outreach: Supporting Pre-service Teachers

ACTF Education Outreach: Supporting Pre-service Teachers

18 October 2018

Which television shows and films do you remember watching when you were at school? And how have you used screen content in your teaching rounds so far? These are some of the questions we asked ACU pre-service teachers when they visited the ACTF. 

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Deadline Extended for 2018 Little Lunch App Competition

Deadline Extended for 2018 Little Lunch App Competition

8 October 2018

Primary teachers, are your students working on digital text comprehension and creation in English? Why not plan an engaging unit around our 2018 Little Lunch App Competition? Due to popular demand, entries will remain open until Friday 09 November. 

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ACTF Professional Learning: Supporting WA Teachers

ACTF Professional Learning: Supporting WA Teachers

5 October 2018

As part of our ongoing outreach to schools and teachers, ACTF Education recently presented a series of professional learning workshops in partnership with the Western Australian Department of Education. 

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New Release: International Day of the Girl Collection

New Release: International Day of the Girl Collection

5 October 2018

To mark this year’s International Day of the Girl on 11 October 2018, the ACTF is releasing a collection of four short films that explore the lives of Australian girls.

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Now Available: Lockie Leonard Digital Download

Now Available: Lockie Leonard Digital Download

10 September 2018

With teachers and schools increasingly keen to access digital content for their classrooms, the ACTF is making more of your favourite series available as digital downloads. 

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Laughing and Learning in Comedy Scriptwriting Workshops

Laughing and Learning in Comedy Scriptwriting Workshops

10 September 2018

Our August series of virtual comedy scriptwriting workshops for Year 5 and 6 students, presented in partnership with the Australian Centre for the Moving Image (ACMI), wrapped up last week with students presenting their own original sketches. 

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2018 My Place Competition – Winners Announced

2018 My Place Competition – Winners Announced

10 September 2018

The ACTF Education team have been overwhelmed by the response to the 2018 My Place Competition from Years 3-6 primary students around Australia.

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Behind the Scenes with the Mustangs FC Cast

Behind the Scenes with the Mustangs FC Cast

27 August 2018

In our live virtual learning event earlier this year, Mustangs FC cast members answered primary and secondary students’ questions about working in the media industry.

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Live Virtual Event for F-2 Students: Music for Everyone

Live Virtual Event for F-2 Students: Music for Everyone

27 August 2018

Are you getting started with F-2 classroom music? Curious about our Lah-Lah’s Adventures: Music for Everyone resource? Please join us for a one-off live webinar with Tina and Mark Harris (A.K.A. Lah-Lah and Buzz)! 

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Term Three Professional Learning Workshops for Victorian DET Teachers

Term Three Professional Learning Workshops for Victorian DET Teachers

21 August 2018

In partnership with the Victorian Department of Education and Training the ACTF will be running free full-day professional learning workshops for DET primary and secondary teachers in Term Three. 

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2018 My Place Competition: Prizes Announced!

2018 My Place Competition: Prizes Announced!

10 August 2018

With just over two weeks remaining of the 2018 My Place Competition, it’s time to highlight the great competition prizes. 

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Create Digital Texts with the Little Lunch App Competition

Create Digital Texts with the Little Lunch App Competition

10 August 2018

Primary teachers, are your students working on digital text comprehension and creation in English? Why not plan an engaging unit around our 2018 Little Lunch App Competition? 

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Register Now for August's Comedy Scriptwriting Workshops

Register Now for August's Comedy Scriptwriting Workshops

27 July 2018

Delivered in partnership with the Australian Centre for the Moving Image, and generously supported by the Victorian Department of Education and Training, our popular virtual scriptwriting workshops are aimed at Year 5 and 6 students.

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Now Available: My Place Digital Downloads

Now Available: My Place Digital Downloads

27 July 2018

With teachers and schools increasingly keen to access digital content for their classrooms, the ACTF is making more of your favourite series available as digital downloads.

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New Release: Mustangs FC Teaching Toolkit

New Release: Mustangs FC Teaching Toolkit

27 July 2018

Exploring gender, relationships, mental health, leadership or diversity with your students? Our free Mustangs FC Teaching Toolkit will support you in examining these big issues – all key themes in the award-winning series Mustangs FC.

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