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Online: Play-based language and literacy learning 04/10/21 Presented and moderated by Dr Margery Hertzberg and Dr Leonie Arthur. Play-based learning is seeing a resurgence in the classroom and is especially beneficial with literacy and language learning. This... Register now
Expression of Interest - School based PL for Term 4 2021 05/10/21 Register your expression of interest to work collaboratively with PETAA in Term 4 2021 to design workshops and courses tailored to your particular school context. Register now
Online: Teaching handwriting & keyboarding in the 21st cent 05/10/21 Presented by Dr Noella Mackenzie.  Contemporary writing incorporates a variety of traditional, digital, multimodal, and visual literacy forms, with the written word still central to most texts. Register now

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