VATE English teacher's professional subject association.
STELLA Standards for teachers of English language and literacy in Australia.
Club English teacher's subject association.
ATOM Australian Teachers of Media www.atomvic.org; www.metromagazine.com.au
DEECD DEECD website.
VCAA Download relevant VCE documents, study designs, exam papers and
AusVELS Direct link to the English curriculum, standards and progression points.
lists for all English subjects
An archive of the past three months newspapers. Obtain password
Obtain password from library
Children's Television Foundation
Literature Resource Virtual research environment and information
resource for Australian literary, print, and narrative culture scholars,
students, and the public.
for Youth Literature
index to the Age, Australian and Herald-Sun. Obtain password from library
Australian and New Zealand
Reference Centre, a full-text journal database. Obtain password
English Lit (US but still some useful stuff)
Teachers Association NSW Find feature articles filled with activities
and ideas to engage, enrich and extend student learning. Subjects
in this extensive range include: "Frankenstein", "Blade
Runner", "Richard III", Shakespeare, as well as studies
of genre, exploring connections and using ICT to teach creative
TV Audio-visual resources for teachers
ERGO provides resources for research skills, essay writing skills and
online library of lessons and links
online library of resources and lessons
Grammar and writing
Heywire is a competition and a space for young (regional) people to share
Infographics for writing and English language
InformEd a learrning and teaching hub designed for educators and e-learners, featuring resources and interactive and innovative ideas for learning and trends in education as well as education technology.
Insideadog is a website for young people about reading
Criticism Literature library that offers literary criticism
spanning a number of centirues.
a Difference Research process – making a difference .
Library Melbourne High School Library
Library Subscription Links Links to a range of on-line school
subscriptions including Blooms Literary Reference.
MyRead Strategies for teaching reading in the middle years. MyRead supports
teachers of underperforming students in the middle years (Years
Film and Sound Archive
Professional Standards for Teachers
Questions Provides education resources for academics, librarians, teachers
A variety of results from a 'reading' search
RSC. Teaching resources on some of Shakespeare's play by the Royal Shakespeare
Social media website, learnist
Spress a 'must read for secondary school students'
Library Of Victoria Student programs; professional development
for teachers; on-line resources
Youth Network (Syn FM) Community radio station broadcasting
to Melbourne's student and youth community
Student writing portfolio: the revision process
Teachertube provides an online community for sharing instructional teacher videos
Poetry An interesting article on teaching poetry.
Mind PD Ticking Mind is an education service that provides high
quality professional development for teachers.
lessons - Reading, writing, poetry, film study etc.