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The Tennant and District Times Fri 16 Jun 2017



The Tennant and District Times Fri 16 Jun 2017


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Tennant Creek (N.T.) -- Newspapers; Community newspapers -- Northern Territory -- Tennant Creek

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Jasmin Afianos

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Tennant Creek

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8/1812017 Tennart and District llmea, 2D17-o816 TOT news Assistant teachers converge on Tennant for conference 0 Story and photos by EMMA BROWNE ASSISTANT teachers from throughout the Barkly converged on Tennant Creek recently lor a conference. Moreth:m 25 ossisuun ce~ch<rs and lndigeno"scduc~too: tr.l\'cllcd rrom 17 remote schools for two da)s of meetings. sharing, colluborotion. pro(cssional development and cch.:hr:Jiion. The theme. Work ing and Lcaminf; 'IO,g.cahcr in Teams ond Te-aching our Language and Culture. rcnccccd the regional priorities and rocu.s for remote M"hools this )'Car. r\gcnda items included working together to create school visions.stodent engag~ ment ottiviries. le-adership in l'dlk."ation ond a visit to the new Vtf employme-nt ~tlhwuys 1>rog.nnn ~ll Juno. A highlight of the conference were ahe breakout sessions whel\! six schools pre scntcd 0.1\d shared o Slt31)Shot of their suoc-c.sses incJuding cross..culluml collnbora. lit)n , tont;u~tt;C and cuhurc lcs...wn~. Familic~ tiS Fir.'>l Tcolchc.rs und c.ur1y childhclOtl, professional smndards for otssi:nam teachers ;md literacy produ<.tion work ~mples. Dclcgotcs agreed the conference created a lot or momcn1llm ror further prore.~ional devcloprncnl oppcrtunities :.1nd greater L-ollal:)l,)mt.ion wi1l1in md a1n011g SCIIQnl~ . Building on rhe suc<.ess of the conferenc-e, pions are nnw in place for another :..imil!1r cc)nfcrcnec ncxl year. DEPARTMENT OF TRADE, BUSINESS AND INNOVATION Business and Industry Stakeholder Updates The Department of Trade. Business and Innovation are delivering stakeholder updates across the Territory. Join the Deputy Chief Executive Officer. Department of Trade, Business and Innovation and General Manager. Northem Australia Development and Trade to hear about key initiatives, policies and programs the department will be delivering In 2017-18. Business and industry stakeholders are encouraged to attend. TradeNT and lnvest NT Officers will also be in attendance if you would l ike to discuss how to start exporting, expand exports and/or become investor ready. To make a separate appointment with the TradeNT or Invest NT Officers, please call8999 5329 or email tradesupport@nt.gov.au Tennant Creek Alice Springs Wednesday 28 June. Spm - 7pm Thursday 29 June, Spm 7pm For further details ;u'ld to tegistcr visit business.nLgov.au If you are unable to register online please call 1800 733 458 -lwww.tdtlmea.com..u"llld=153668tlalla=1 8/12

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