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  • PTC NSW eNews Bulletin is now available

    It contains information our associations' professional learning events for the coming months.

    Items on our fundraising for Nepal event and the IEU Conference Securing Our Future.

    An association profile and a welcome to our newest member.

    PTC NSW eNews Bulletin 2 2015

  • Semester 2 2015 Calendar of Professional Learning Events

    The PTC NSW calendar of events for Semester 1, Terms 1 and 2 2015 is now available for download.

    Here you will find a selection of workshops and seminars conducted during semester 1 by some of our professional teaching associations.

    Click here for more info.

PTC NSW Member Associations

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Teachers - Join a Professional Teaching Association today!

  • Membership of a Professional Teaching Association entitles you to:

    • Actively participate in curriculum development
    • Be involved in network meetings, workshops, seminars and conferences
    • Receive newsletters or journals and email updates
    • Have access to resources and support networks
    • Maintain and improve knowledge, skills and abilities
    • Develop a professional and social network of colleagues
    • Access to leadership and mentoring opportunities
    • Improve your involvement in education decision making


    Professional associations ... play an important role in enriching and enhancing the quality of teaching, curriculum support, educative leadership, and school development in general. - Schools Renewal Page 112


    How to join a Professional Teaching Association

    For information on joining a professional teachers association, please visit our Member Association websites.  On these sites you will find more information about the work of particular associations, event information, resources and publications AND how to become a member of the association.

    If a website link is not available, please contact the PTC NSW office stating the association you wish to communicate with and we will put you in touch with them. 


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Student Study Days

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Global Education Project NSW (GEPNSW)

  • The Global Education Project NSW (GEPNSW) works to help educators provide teaching and learning which broadens students’ outlook so they become more active, involved citizens of the global community.

    We work with universities to deliver Global Education content and pedagogy to pre-service teachers across the full range of KLAs and with schools in all sectors to develop resources and teaching programs.

    For teachers

    Access a range of Global Education classroom and background resources

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    gepnsw gpf cover s Global education is a perspective which broadens students’ outlook to become active, engaged citizens of the global community. It provides deep learning opportunities for the exploration of all subjects through the five global education learning emphases: interdependence and globalisation;identity and cultural diversity; social justice and human rights; peace building and conflict resolution; and sustainable futures.

    icon Global Perspectives Framework GEPNSW (4.36 MB)


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Global Education and MyScience (GEMS)

Upcoming Events

Tuesday, 14 July, 2015 - 05:00PM
Online Course: Creating Teaching Strategies
Tuesday, 14 July, 2015 - 03:00PM
PDHPE HSC Enrichment Day
Wednesday, 15 July, 2015 - 03:00PM
PDHPE HSC Enrichment Day - Wollongong
Friday, 17 July, 2015 - 03:00PM
PDHPE HSC Enrichment Day - Westmead
Saturday, 18 July, 2015 - 05:30PM
LSA HSC Student Lectures 2015
Monday, 20 July, 2015 - 05:30PM
Leadership in English Faculties
Monday, 20 July, 2015 - 05:00PM
Grammar and teaching: A Twelve Week course
Tuesday, 21 July, 2015 - 05:00PM
PDHPE HSC Enrichment Day
Tuesday, 21 July, 2015 - 05:30PM
Leadership in English Faculties
Thursday, 23 July, 2015 - 06:30PM
Reasoning Beyond Whole Number
Saturday, 25 July, 2015 - 03:00PM
Teaching Folk Dance with Children
Thursday, 30 July, 2015 - 06:00PM
Enhancing Inferential Comprehension
Thursday, 30 July, 2015 - 06:30PM
Reasoning Beyond Whole Number – Session 2
Friday, 31 July, 2015 - 03:00PM
Professional Development Day
Monday, 03 August, 2015 - 05:00PM
Developing quality assessment practices in PDHPE
Monday, 03 August, 2015 - 08:00PM
August ICT Workshops
Tuesday, 04 August, 2015 - 06:00PM
Language Literacy and literature in Kindergarten
Wednesday, 05 August, 2015 - 06:30PM
Teaching Spelling
Wednesday, 05 August, 2015 - 06:30PM
Teaching Spelling
Thursday, 06 August, 2015 - 06:00PM
Writing, Creativity and Technology
Thursday, 06 August, 2015 - 06:30PM
Reasoning Beyond Whole Number – Session 3

Latest News

  • The PTC NSW Board of Directors, member associations and staff of the Professional Teachers' Council NSW congratulate Dorothy Hoddinott AO.

    Dorothy Hoddinott AO, principal of Holroyd High School and founding member of the Joint Council of Professional Teaching Associations (AJCPTA) and the Professional Teachers' Council NSW, has been awarded the 2014 Human Rights Medal in recognition of her lifelong passion for and commitment to education, particularly for disadvantaged and refugee students, many of whom have experienced unimaginable trauma.

  • The NSW Government is implementing the Great Teaching, Inspired Learning (GTIL) reforms to further improve the high standards of teaching and create greater awareness of the contribution teachers make to the NSW community.

    Work on these significant reforms is continuing.

    Current teachers

    Amendments to the Teacher Accreditation Act 2004 were passed by the NSW Parliament requiring all NSW school and early childhood teachers to be accredited.

  • Friday 31 October 2014 is World Teachers’ Day and the Professional Teachers’ Council New South Wales (PTC NSW) seeks the support of the media in the recognition and celebration of our teachers and the teaching profession.

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