For the first time the Story Bridge will light up to say thank you to teachers on October 29, the day before World Teachers' Day is celebrated in Australia.
For more information on how to celebrate #WorldTeachersDayAU, and the Story Bridge light-up, see our upcoming eNews.
Do you want to climb the Story Bridge on the night it lights up for teachers?
The QCT is giving away two Story Bridge Adventure Climbs on the night of October 29, to two registered teachers.
For more details, including on how to enter, see our Facebook page .
The finalists in the 2015 QCT Excellence in Teaching Awards have been announced.
To see the list, and for more information about the awards,click here.
The winners will be announced at an awards ceremony on Australia's World Teachers' Day on 30 October.
QCT eNews is an email newsletter that includes updates on QCT activities, information relevant to teachers' registration and other items of interest to Queensland teachers. Past issues are available here.
'Big Ideas in Mathematics' looks at what this concept means for the teaching and learning of mathematics in schools. It describes two views about Big Ideas, and aims to give some insights into how the Big Ideas concept can be used by mathematics teachers.
Working with parents to support students provides tips for both teachers and parents on how to work best together to support students.
The QCT is currently seeking experienced teachers or school administrators (who may be recently retired) to work as mentors supporting pre service teachers in an online community called TeachConnect. For more details visit Expression of Interest.
The QCT is working with providers, unions and the sector to define a set of professional standards for Further Education and Training practitioners in Queensland. More information is available at the project website
Read the Teacher Education Ministerial Advisory Group (TEMAG) Report, Action Now: Classroom Ready Teachers
The Queensland College of Teachers is a member of ATRA, the incorporated association of Australasian Teacher Regulatory Authorities.
Congratulations to the following practising teachers who have been elected to the Board of the QCT for the term commencing 1 January 2016:
Are you looking for professional learning opportunities to build capability in teaching reading, writing, mathematics and science? Self-paced online coaching modules for registered teachers and pre-service teachers are now available via the myQCT online services account.
Click here to view some of Queensland’s high performing beginning teachers as they bring to life the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers.
The Teacher Profile: 2013 Graduate Teachers report and associated infographic along with other research conducted or sponsored by the QCT can be found on our latest research page.
In 2013 -14, over 66 000 incidents of domestic and family violence were made to the Queensland Police Service. We must work together to reduce this appalling statistic. Read how: www.communities.qld.gov.au/gateway/end-domestic-and-family-violence
The Register of Teachers is a list of persons who hold or have held registration as a teacher in Queensland.SEARCH THE REGISTER >
Use your myQCT online services account to apply to move from provisional to full registration, keep your details updated, pay fees, update CPD and access resources.