Teacher Professional Leave 2012 - Information Sessions Teacher Professional Leave (TPL) provides time for teachers, either individually, or as part of a team, to conduct an enquiry into their own practice, using the e5 Instructional Model as a reference point to develop a deeper understanding of their classroom practice. A minimum of 25 to a maximum of 50 days may be sought by each teacher applicant, and these days are awarded to individuals on the basis of a successful application. A successful teacher begins their participation in November of the year they receive TPL, and has until December of the following year to complete their TPL Previous recipients of Teacher Professional Leave are not eligible to apply for the 2012round.
Applications opened 31 May 2011 and close 21 July 2011. Further information regarding this initiative, along with the application form, is available on the website: http://www.education.vic.gov.au/proflearning/teacher/tpl.htm Information Sessions Briefings will be held in Bendigo, Swan Hill and Mildura, for teachers and teams of teachers interested in applying for the 2012 round of Teacher Professional Leave. Bendigo
Tuesday 9 June 2011 Thursday 16 June 2011 Tuesday 21 June 2011 Thursday 23 June 2011 Monday 20 June 2011 3:45pm – 5:00pm 3:45pm – 5:00pm 3:45pm – 5:00pm
3:45pm – 5:00pm Room G17 LM Regional Office McLaren St, Bendigo
Payika College Murray Valley Highway Swan Hill
Kyneton PS Baynton St Kyneton
Chaffey College Deakin Ave Mildura
Interested teachers should register their attendance by emailing Helen Dyer indicating which session they would like to attend. For any queries, please contact Helen Dyer by email email@example.com or phone: 5440 3160