The Victorian Association for the Teaching of English is a professional body established to promote the interests of English education and to allow English educators in Victoria to exchange ideas. It brings together teachers in government, Catholic and independent schools, as well as tertiary educators and pre-service teachers.

{mooblock=Read More}Statement of Purpose VATE, Inc.
1. To support and maintain the quality of the teaching of English in the State of Victoria.
2. To promote the professional learning of teachers of English.
3. To initiate and conduct such research and curriculum development projects as are consistent with the above aims.
4. To publish journals and other materials relevant to the above aims.
5. To enter into relationships, associations partnerships or arrangements with other persons as defined in the Rules to promote or further the purposes of the Association.
6. To initiate and support any such other activities which may be helpful to teachers and students of English.{/mooblock}


Key Office Personnel:

Acting Executive Officer - Nicoll Heaslip
Education Officer - Kate Gillespie
Primary Professional Officer - Cathy Snowdon


Contact VATE:

Carringbush Business Centre, Suite 1,
134-136 Cambridge Street
Collingwood VIC 3066

Ph: 03 9411 8500
Fax: 03 9411 8511
ABN: 22 667 468 657

Postal Email:
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Office Attendance Times:
Monday to Friday 9am – 5pm
Conference Room hire: all hours, not for profit rates