PETAA BLOG

Resource lists, quick tips, and Q&As to help save you time! 

  

7 time-saving, classroom-ready templates and samples

Posted on 14/09/2022
We've rounded up, excerpted and extracted 7 essential templates, samples and checklists to assist in you programming, planning, and organising the primary English and literacies block across the year groups.

  

PETAA wins at 2022 Educational Publishing Awards Australia

Posted on 6/09/2022
PETAA is thrilled to announce that we have swept the 2022 Educational Publishing Awards Australia (EPAA): Primary Teaching Reference Resource category!

  

10 texts to support teaching Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Histories and Cultures

Posted on 7/09/2022
Dive into our Literacy Leader's top 10 rich text picks for supporting Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Histories and Cultures in the classroom - early childhood to upper primary

  

We're hiring a new Head of Professional Learning

Posted on 6/09/2022
PETAA is seeking a new Head of Professional Learning. This is a full-time role based in Newtown NSW.

  

15 video demonstrations of best-practice instruction

Posted on 31/08/2022
These 15 videos show teachers modelling tried-and-tested techniques for achieving various English and literacies outcomes in the Science block: oral language, spelling, differentiated writing, jointly constructed writing, and more.

  

Book of the Month: Teaching the language of climate change science

Posted on 30/08/2022
PETAA's Book of the Month for September 2022 is Teaching the language of climate change science, by Julie Hayes and Bronwyn Parkin.

  

New this month: the latest PETAA resources (September 2022)

Posted on 31/08/2022
PETAA's new monthly resource roundup: find everything that's new with PETAA in September 2022!

  

11 texts to support intercultural understanding

Posted on 24/08/2022
Dive into our Literacy Leader's top 11 rich text picks for supporting intercultural understanding - from early childhood to secondary school!

  

Book review: It's Up to U!

Posted on 17/08/2022
A review of It's Up to U! by Jeremy Kalbstein & Leigh Brown, for middle and upper primary.

  

We're hiring: join PETAA's events team!

Posted on 8/08/2022
PETAA is hiring a full-time Events Assistant to join us in our office in Newtown, NSW.

  

Brushing up on grammar? Here are 15 resources that can help

Posted on 4/08/2022
We have rounded up 15 resources, readings, and courses that can help you create great outcomes for students learning grammatical knowledge and skills across the year groups

  

Book of the Month: A Literature Companion for Teachers, 2nd Edition

Posted on 12/07/2022
PETAA's Book of the Month for August 2022 is A Literature Companion for Teachers, 2nd Edition, by Lorraine McDonald

  

New this month: the latest PETAA resources (August 2022)

Posted on 7/07/2022
PETAA's new monthly resource roundup: find everything that's new with PETAA in August 2022!

  

We're hiring: join PETAA's Professional Learning team!

Posted on 14/07/2022
PETAA is hiring a full-time Professional Learning Officer to join us in our office in Newtown, NSW.

  

10 texts to support student wellbeing

Posted on 14/07/2022
Dive into our Literacy Leader's top 10 rich text picks for supporting student wellbeing - from early childhood to Year 6!