ERIC Number: EJ977224
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2012-Apr
Abstractor: As Provided
"English" in the "Australian Curriculum: English"
English in Australia, v47 n1 p19-25 Apr 2012
This is the text of a paper given at the 2011 Symposium of the Australian Academy of the Humanities on the theme, "Educating the Nation: The Humanities in the New Australian Curriculum", the 42nd Annual Symposium of the Australian Academy of the Humanities at the University of Melbourne, 17 November 2011. It was presented in a session on "History, English, the Arts and the Australian Curriculum" introduced by Professor Barry McGaw, Chair of ACARA. Professor Marilyn Lake spoke on History in the Australian Curriculum. The Council of the Academy wanted to ensure that the symposium would appeal to many audiences beyond the Fellowship of the Academy, and it was well attended by secondary school teachers in English and History.
Descriptors: Conferences (Gatherings), Secondary School Teachers, English Curriculum, National Curriculum, Conference Papers, Curriculum Development, Consultation Programs, Performance Factors
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Secondary Education
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Australia