Most presentations will be
offered in a standard form on each day of the conference of 50 minutes. The conference committee will consider
proposals for other formats, eg panels or displays.
The HTAA welcomes proposals on all aspects of
the teaching of F-12 History, particularly new topic content, assessment,
concepts & skills and approaches to programming. We also encourage
presentations on a range of other topics, including but not limited to teaching
history in the digital age, Indigenous history, innovative pedagogies and
leading a department.
Submissions are to be made via the email attachment
on the proposal form.
closing date for proposals is 31 May 2019.
Should a proposal be accepted, the information
provided on the proposal form will be used to produce presenter profiles and
abstracts in the conference program. Please ensure that this information is accurate
and typed in concise prose in a Word
All rooms will have PC data projector facilities.
Internet access is expected but cannot be guaranteed. Sessions requiring
delegates to have access to their own wifi enabled devices will need to have
this final sentence in their abstract: ‘It is recommended that those attending
this session have access to their own wifi enabled device.’
It may not be possible to accept all proposals.
Presenters will be offered free conference
registration on the day they are presenting, with a limit of two free
registrations per session when there is more than one presenter.
Proposals for more than one session will be considered.
Ensure that all contact details remain current
prior to the conference. We will rely on prompt email communication and
confirmation at a number of stages in the development of the program.