Literacy professional learning

Register now for online literacy courses through the Victorian Academy of Teaching and Leadership in terms 1 and 2

Teachers and teacher leaders can register now for leadership programs in 2022 to help improve literacy teaching and student engagement.

The programs are run by the Victorian Academy of Teaching and Leadership. Subsidies are available, so talk to your school principal.

The Academy's professional learning programs are evidence-informed and participant-centred. They support teachers to develop their expertise and deepen their impact in schools and their communities.

Literacy Data, Assessment and Practice (LDAP) – Primary

Deepen your knowledge of formative assessment for reading, writing and vocabulary to inform instruction and improve learning outcomes.

Designed for: primary teachers
Duration: 10 months
Course start date: Tuesday 29 March 2022
Platform: online
Cost: $550 (Subsidies are available. Talk to your principal and refer to Fees and financial support on LDAP Primary ).

Register on LDAP Primary. Registrations close 5 pm Friday 25 March 2022.

Literacy Data, Assessment and Practice (LDAP) – Secondary

Gain practical tools to improve literacy outcomes using formative assessment for reading, writing and vocabulary.

Designed for: secondary teachers across all subject disciplines
Duration: 9 months
Course start date: Wednesday 30 March 2022
Platform: online
Cost: $550 (Subsidies are available. Talk to your principal and refer to refer to Fees and financial support on LDAP Secondary).

Register on LDAP Secondary. Registrations close 5 pm Monday 28 March 2022.

Leading Literacy

Learn how to lead whole-school literacy change and create high-quality literacy practices.

Designed for: vertical school teams comprising a principal or assistant principal, literacy leader or equivalent, and a classroom teacher
Duration: 12 months
Course start date: Monday 28 March 2022
Platform:  online
Cost: $770 (Subsidies are available. Talk to your principal and refer to Fees and financial support on Leading Literacy).

Register on Leading Literacy. Registrations close 5 pm Friday 11 March 2022.

Separate intakes for primary and secondary teams and for regions.

Literacy Local Leaders

Expand your literacy instruction and extend your professional connections in your local school area with the support of literacy master trainers.

Designed for: teachers and teacher leaders in Foundation to Year 8 contexts
Duration: 6 months
Course start date: late Term 2 (to be confirmed)  
Platform: online
Cost: fully subsidised by the department.

Register your expression of interest on Literacy Local Leaders.

Find out more

For more information, refer to the Academy's Literacy Suite.

For further enquiries, contact the Academy: