APTA News in Brief – October 2021

APTA is pleased to provide our latest newsletter to our members and stakeholders. 2021 has continued to be challenging for teaching associations, especially for those operating in Victoria and New South Wales. APTA and our member associations have continued to...

APTA 2021 Annual General Meeting

Pursuant to section 7.4(a) of the APTA constitution, this post provides notice that the APTA AGM will be held on Saturday 13 October 2021 from 2:00pm to 2:30pm AEDT via Zoom (1:30pm SA, 1:00pm QLD, 12:30pm NT). Business to be conducted at the AGM includes:...

APTA News in Brief – May 2021

APTA is pleased to provide our latest newsletter to our members and friends. 2021 continues to provide an uncertain environment for teaching associations, but our members should know that we continue to advocate on behalf of our members. This newsletter provides an...

Australian Curriculum review consultation

Cheryl Brennan, APTA has worked hard to develop collaborative working relationships with ACARA and we have been able to provide our members with information on the Australian Curriculum review to date. You may be aware that the consultation phase of the review is...

Professional Educator article

Cheryl Brennan, president of APTA, has published a fantastic article on the value of professional teaching associations for enhancing collaborative professionalism and teacher agency. Cheryl captures both the challenges and opportunities faced by teacher associations...

Introducing our new board

A highlight for APTA in 2019 was the redevelopment of our Constitution, which has resulted in changes to the structure and operations of our board.  Previously, we had two representatives per member on the APTA board, which has now been reduced. Each member may...