We met; we laughed; we learned. What more could anyone ask for? The MLTAWA's first ever Teachmeet was a resounding success.
Languages teachers, primary and secondary, city and country, new and experienced met at the superb Newman Siena Centre on 21 September to experience this fun way to learn from each other. The inovation was appreciated (Thanks Claire.) the organisation was efficient (Thanks, Fulvia, Nadia and Lynne.) and the wine and cheese delicious (Thanks Alda.).
What is a Teachmeet?
Esentially it's teachers sharing ideas, quickly, simply and with practical tips for success in the classroom. Volunteer presenters opted to speak for either two or seven minutes and the range of topics was impressive:
For more detail see the Australian Teachmeet site and be sure to click on the WA tab for news of local events.