Queensland Senior English Workshops
Oxford University Press invites you to attend a series of free teacher workshops designed to support the implementation of QCE English Units 3 & 4 in Queensland in 2020.
Why should you attend a workshop?
Presentations by the Oxford team
and expert authors
Free Oxford resources
Afternoon tea provided
Join our expert team of teachers and authors as they offer strategies for how you can best help prepare your students for the external assessment.
Each workshop will include:
- practical tips on how you can design internal assessment tasks that are engaging and meaningful – as well as valid and reliable – and that prepare students for external assessment
- strategies for how you can support your students to create texts that are effective and discerning
- a demonstration of the features and resources included in Oxford’s English for Queensland Units 3 & 4
Registration and afternoon tea: 4:00pm – 4:30pm
Workshop: 4:30pm – 5:30pm
Please note that the speaker for each workshop will differ, depending on the workshop date and location.
Dr Kelli McGraw
Dr Kelli McGraw is a Lecturer in the Faculty of Education at Queensland University of Technology. Kelli currently teaches secondary English curriculum and draws on her prior experience teaching secondary school English and debating. Kelli is also the Vice President of the English Teachers’ Association of Queensland.
Lindsay Williams has been an educator in Queensland for 35 years. He has taught English, and has been a Head of English, at both state and private schools. Lindsay has also served on numerous curriculum committees and panels, and has coordinated and taught teacher preparation courses. Lindsay is currently completing a PhD focused on the way performers build relationships with their audience.
Wednesday 22 May
Calamvale Community College
11 Hamish Street, Calamvale
Tuesday 28 May
Immanuel Lutheran College
126 Wises Rd, Buderim
Wednesday 29 May
Wavell State High School
Telopia Avenue, Wavell Heights
Thursday 30 May
Coombabah State High School
550 Pine Ridge Road, Coombabah
To register, select the number of places you would like to book at each workshop. For example, select "1" if you are registering yourself only. Then click 'Register'. You will then be asked to enter your details. Once you've registered, you will receive a confirmation email.