Category Archives: Indigenous

2015 Penguin Teachers’ Academy Catalogue

  We are delighted to announce that our Penguin Teachers’ Academy Educational Resource Catalogue for 2015 has arrived and is ready to be shared with all of you. This year our team have created a catalogue that features a selection … Continue reading

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SAVE THE DATE!! Professional Development days March 2015

We are delighted to announce that our Professional Development Days for teachers, librarians, trainee teachers and educational support staff are back in 2015 for March 26th and 27th in Melbourne. We will launch our full program and RSVP form early next week, … Continue reading

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Off the Shelf – July 2014 OUT NOW!

We are delighted to bring you our very latest edition of Off the Shelf! We have a jam packed edition for you this quarter and we hope you enjoy reading Issue 12. You can download Off the Shelf in the … Continue reading

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New books for school -April/May 2014

APRIL  Max by MARC MARTIN Max and Bob are old friends. Max helps out in Bob’s shop, and in the evenings they go fishing together. Until one summer, when everything changes . . . From the winner of the 2013 Crichton … Continue reading

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Celebrate with us!

Please join us for an evening with Alison Lester and Elizabeth Honey to celebrate the launch of their new book Our Island. When: Thursday 15 May 2014 Time: 5:30 for 6pm start Where: Penguin Books Australia Office, 707 Collins St, Melbourne Refreshments … Continue reading

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Penguin Teachers’ Academy now on Newsstand

  We are delighted to announce that Penguin Teachers Academy will now be delivering our teaching notes, units of work and our quarterly magazine – Off The Shelf, through Newsstand, available for free download in the Apple iTunes store. The … Continue reading

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Off The Shelf – The OAG Celebration Edition, July 2013

Welcome to our second edition of Off the Shelf for 2013. This is very special celebratory edition, focussed on our Our Australian Girl authors and illustrators. Happy reading, we hope you enjoy! Click on the image below to read Off … Continue reading

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