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22 Aug 2018

Years 9 – 12 Learning Area Groups – Expressions of Interest – Monday 27 August – Sunday 9 September 5.00 pm

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Expressions of interest are being sought for members of Years 9 – 12 Learning Area Groups (LAGs) to be formed for each Learning Area.

The role of the Years 9 – 12 Learning Area Group (LAG) is to provide advice relating to development, implementation and support of the Australian Curriculum, the senior secondary Australian Curriculum, Vocational Education and Training (VET)/Vocational Learning (VL), and Office of Tasmanian Assessment Standards and Certification (TASC) Accredited courses.

The Years 9 – 12 LAG, where appropriate, will provide analysis and advice in areas of curriculum development and review in years 9-12 including:

  • analysis of the curriculum strategy, design, resources and materials needed for a learning area, from both a state and inter/national perspectives
  • advice about the development of Years 9-12 curriculum, and evidence-based tools and resources produced to enable best practice approaches to teaching, learning and assessment
  • analysis of course delivery and revision to support achievement and learning growth.

Years 9 – 12 Learning Area Groups will consist of representatives from the Department of Education, Independent Schools Tasmania, Catholic Education Tasmania, TasTAFE, University of Tasmania and Industry.

Terms of Reference and Expression of Interest Process:

Please read the Terms of Reference of the Years 9 – 12 LAGs before submitting your expression of interest.

Expressions of Interest are completed online here. Please submit your expression of interest by 5.00 pm on 9 September 2018.

The first meeting for the new Years 9 – 12 LAGs is intended to be in September 2018.

If you have any questions regarding the Years 9 – 12 Learning Area Groups or the Expression of Interest Process, please do not hesitate to contact Mark Sivills, Email: mark.sivills@education.tas.gov.au or Lisa Davies, Email: lisa.davies@education.tas.gov.au