Foundation Skills

This is my first post of 2019. It is long overdue, but the fact is, I simply haven't had the time to write before now.  This is because, since January, much of my time has been spent training and assessing TAE upgrades. The deadline for completing the...

This post is by Ann Leske, Literacy expert from LLNandVETmeetingplace:If developing learners’ foundation skills is important to you or your RTO, this post will give you some practical ways to get started.Before we start, if you are new to foundation skills, background information about the national...

Help ACER trial FSAT!Who is ACER?ACER (Australian Council for Educational Research) is looking for RTOs and learners to help them trial the new, FSAT (Foundation Skills Assessment Tool).What is FSAT?FSAT will be a free, online LLN assessment tool.  ACER has had their top LLN people...

What is included?TAELLN411 assessment tool version 2.1, including:Assessment bookletInstructions for use and marking guideCompetency matrixTemplates for participants to use when completing assessmentValidation record. All new learning materials for TAELLN411, including:Participant manualLearning activities bookletImplementation guidePowerPoint presentationLLN case...

Thought I'd write with a quick progress report on development of TAELLN411.Where I'm atAssessment tool is complete, validated, and has even passed an ASQA audit.Learning materials (participant manual, activities booklet, templates, PowerPoints) are about 3/4 finished.Facilitator guide not yet started.  Will do this when learning...