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2020
6/8

Field Study Centres open for business again

The 2020-21 Physical Wellbeing and the Environment Action Plan released in May 2020 recognises the important elements that contribute to physical wellbeing and addresses them in key actions that focus on physical activity, nutrition and the environment. Field Study Centres provide opportunities for students to engage in the environment through hands on experiences in specialist…

2020
6/8

Become a Teacher at the Department of Education

Recruiting Now! Teach, Learn, Live in Tasmania Applications are now open for permanent and fixed-term teaching opportunities commencing Term 1, 2021. Permanent employment will be offered for targeted regional and high priority schools state-wide. Fixed-term opportunities are also available in schools across Tasmania. This is your opportunity to join a team where you will be…

2020
5/8

Teach, Learn, Live Podcast: Episode 8

Today on the Teach, Learn, Live podcast we are talking to Jessie Eberhardt, a member of the leadership team and Launching into Learning coordinator at  Penguin District School in the North West of Tasmania. Tim and Jessie discuss what it is like working in the early year’s space with curious learners and their families. They discuss…

2020
31/7

Early Learning Matters Week 2020

From 3 to 7 August, early childhood educators, parents, carers and community leaders around Australia will come together (online) to raise awareness and understanding of the importance of early learning. High-quality early education and care supports children to be confident, enthusiastic learners, building a foundation for wellbeing and achievement throughout their lives. There are lots of…

2020
29/7

Teach, Learn, Live Podcast: Episode 7

Join Tim and Jeanna, Principal at Port Dalrymple School in Tasmania’s North-East for Episode 6 of the Teach, Learn, Live podcast. Hear about what it means to be principal at a K-12 school and how the school is working with their local community to develop innovative educational opportunities for children and young people. Links: Port…

2020
29/7

Hobart City Partner Schools consultation opens

Public consultation is now open to seek community input on the model of secondary (7-12) education delivered at the Hobart City Partner Schools. A Memorandum of Understanding was signed in 2019 between Elizabeth College, New Town High School and Ogilvie High School to formalise arrangements, following the successful implementation of co-educational and complementary course offerings…