1. Six Masterclasses in September (choose 1)
2. Six Masterclasses in November (choose 1)
3. From the VCAA
2020 Lynne Kosky Memorial VCAL Grants applications open
Join VCAL Quality Assurance panels 2020
4. Be part of a review of Gambling Foundation resources
5. Join VAA
David Gallagher, Former VCAA VCAL Unit Manager
Narelle Bean, VCAA VCAL Teacher of the year 2016
Mal Hand, Swinburne TAFE
Jane Davey, PRACE College
Speaker from Berry Street
Melanie Brooks, 2018 VCAA VCAL Teacher of the Year
Liz Maniz, St Patrick's College, VCAA VCAL Teacher of the Year 2014
Melanie Brooks, 2018 VCAA VCAL Teacher of the Year, 2018 VCAA Excellence Award – Integrated Program
Berry Street speaker
Narelle Bean, VCAA VCAL Teacher of the Year 2016
Naomi James, Ashwood School
Cherie Osta, VCAA VCAL Teacher of the year 2017, Geoff Bird, Lorne P-12 College
Notice to Schools 78/2019 − 31 July 2019
Applications are open for the 2020 Lynne Kosky Memorial VCAL Grants. Each grant is valued at $6250 and will be awarded to up to eight registered Victorian VCAL providers.
Applications close 5pm Friday 13 September 2019.
Refer to the VCAA website for application guidelines and further information.
Notice to Schools 83/2019 − 7 August 2019
The VCAA is seeking applications from VCAL teachers to join VCAL Quality Assurance (QA) panels across VCAL QA regions.
Teachers are encouraged to read the specific information about VCAL QA Panels 2020 and refer to the information about QA roles on the VCAA website.
Interested teachers can apply online through the Sessional Staff Management System (SSMS). Applications close Sunday 25 August 2019.
Victorian Responsible Gambling Foundation
The Victorian Responsible Gambling Foundation (VRGF) has developed several VCAL curriculum resources that have been piloted by senior high school teachers and are designed to be user friendly and flexible.
The VRGF is seeking expressions of interest from experienced VCAL Literacy and Personal Development skills teachers to review/critique these specific resources to ensure they current and looking to update.
It will involve approximately 3-4 hours of work of which selected applicants will be renumerated accordingly. If you would like to be considered for this task please email email@example.com stating your name, contact details, current school and brief summary of VCAL teaching experience by COB Tuesday the 27th of August.
VALA is YOUR VCAL teacher association, be part of it and enjoy your member benefits now!
As a member based, not for profit association, we heavily rely on our financial members in order to support and advocate for all providers, educators and students that make up the amazing VCAL landscape.
Join or renew your membership for 2019 now and reap the benefits immediately!