Beyond the classroom: teachers, students, families and EAL

Saturday 29 May 2021

Milpera SHS, Chelmer

9.00 – 12.00

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9.00 – 9.15   Welcome and introduction

9.15 – 10.15  Guest Speaker:

Transnational identities and belonging: Exploring the home literacy practices of three bilingual immigrant families

Dr Kerry Taylor-Leech     Senior Lecturer in the School of Education & Professional Studies, Griffith University

Synopsis & Bio CLICK HERE

10.15 – 10.45  Morning Tea and Networking

10.45 – 12.00 Breakout Workshops

Breakout Workshop Option 1

Wellbeing Workshop

Presenter: Taraka Hart

Synopsis and Bio CLICK HERE

Breakout Workshop Option 2

Community Hubs

Presenter: Mandy Cox

Synopsis and Bio CLICK HERE



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Non-members     $30      

Registration is essential

  • TAFE Queensland is an Institutional Member of QATESOL.
    Up to 8 TQ subscribers can attend this event at the member rate. Please register under your TAFE email address.
  • Is your school a QATESOL Institutional Member? If so, attendance is free.  For more information contact
  • Members from ACTA affiliated associations are welcome to attend at the member rate but MUST indicate which TESOL affiliated association they belong to.

Registrations close 7pm Wednesday 26 May


QATESOL thanks Milpera State High School for the use their facilities for this PD event.


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  • May 29, 2021
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm