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21 May 2024

2024 VATE Member Text Survey

Each year VATE asks members to share the texts that they have chosen to teach in their Years 7-11 English, EAL and Literature courses.

24 Apr 2024

Middle Ground

The purpose of VATE’s Middle Ground publication is to provide middle years’ teachers (Years 7-10) with access to...

03 Oct 2023

2024 membership prices

Please find below the 2024 VATE membership prices. Please note that these prices have increased in line with CPI.

15 Jun 2023

2023 VATE Sample Exam papers

VATE publishes VCE Units 3-4 sample exams for English, EAL, English Language and Literature each year.

03 Jun 2021

Connecting with the VATE office

Here we are again – back in lockdown and resuming online teaching and learning. We send our best wishes to all members of the VATE community during this challenging time.

16 Mar 2021

Reading and Comparing: The Queen and Ransom

Presented by ACMI and VATE, our videoconference builds confidence and expertise around interpreting, comparing and teaching...

21 Jan 2021

VATE Bookshop open from Wednesday, January 27

In 2021, the VATE Office and Bookshop will be open Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 9:30am - 4:30pm.

18 Mar 2020

COVID-19 Update

The VATE office is not open to the public until further notice.

19 Feb 2020

Upcoming ACMI Event

In this one-day program, our film and literature experts share ideas about interpreting, comparing and teaching The Queen and Ransom.