Conferences

HTAA National Conference 2022

History Connects 2022 HTAA National Conference, Darwin NT

History Connects

30 September – 3 October 2022

Darwin Middle School, NT


Registrations:

2022 HTAA National Conference – Darwin Northern Territory Tickets, Darwin Middle School, The Gardens

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Are you interested in presenting at the 2022 History Teachers Association of Australia conference? We’d love to hear from you!

One hour sessions are available on the days of the conference – Saturday 1 and Sunday 2 October – and two hour Masterclasses are available on Friday September 30 and/or Monday October 3. Further details are available on the submission page (see below).

Please submit your proposal using our online portal: https://bit.ly/2022-HTAA-Present

Applications close Friday 22 April 2022.


2020 HTAA Conference – Perth

HINDSIGHT 2020

HINDSIGHT 2020 was held at Trinity College, Perth, by HTAWA (The History Teachers’ Association of Western Australia) and HTAA. It featured sessions with presenters from across Australia and focused on student engagement in HASS/ History, literacy development, gifted education, and technology in a History classroom.

For more information on events in WA, please visit the HTAWA website.

2019 HTAA Conference – Adelaide

HISTORY MATTERS

The 2019 National Conference HISTORY MATTERS was held at Loreto College Marryatville, Adelaide SA, and run by the History Teachers’ Association of South Australia in conjuction with HTAA. Keynote speakers included Associate Professor Michelle Arrow, The Hon Michael Kirby AC CMG and Dr Richard Harris (2019 Australian of the Year).

For more information on History conferences in South Australia, please visit the HTASA website.

2018 HTAA Conference – Canberra

People, Power and Perspectives

The ACT History Teachers’ Association and the History Teachers’ Association of Australia co-hosted the 2018 National conference “People, Power and Perspectives” in Canberra. Keynote speakers included Professor Bettany Hughes, Professor Mark Edele and Professor Joan Beaumont.

For more information on History conferences in the ACT, please visit the ACT HTA website.

2017 HTAA Conference – Brisbane

Breaking Boundaries

The 2017 National Conference, hosted by the Queensland History Teachers’ Association, offered delegates a stimulating and exciting program of keynotes, workshops, seminars and excursions. Centrally located in the Brisbane CBD, the conference coincided with the Brisbane Festival which boasted a dynamic program of arts, cultural events and fireworks.

For more information on Queensland History conferences, please visit the QHTA website

2016 HTAA Conference – Sydney

Challenging History

The 2016 National Conference “Challenging History” hosted by The History Teachers’ Association of New South Wales took place in the heart of the city within a short walk of many of Sydney’s outstanding attractions which includes many historical locations.

For more information on History conferences in New South Wales, please visit the HTA NSW website.

2015 HTAA Conference – Melbourne

History for the Future: What Future for History?

The 2015 National Conference “Racing Into History?” hosted by HTAV featured an impressive range of workshops, lectures and practical seminars. With ninety sessions over three jam-packed days, including a range of prominent speakers and educators, the event offered a comprehensive selection of ideas for effective classroom teaching practice.

For more information on History conferences in Victoria, please visit the HTAV website.

2014 HTAA Conference – Brisbane

History for the Future: What Future for History?

The theme of this 2014 conference was “History for the Future: What Future for History?” and aimed to challenge teachers to think about the Discipline of History and what it means to be History Teachers, and so to develop the capacity to deliver effective and meaningful learning experiences in Australian classrooms.

For more information on Queensland History conferences, please visit the QHTA website.

2013 HTAA Conference – Canberra

Vision Splendid

The conference celebrated the history and heritage of our nation as Canberra turned 100 in 2013. Participants immersed themselves in the Australian History Curriculum and participated in a special Centenary format that incorporated Anzac Day and explored the national capital’s cultural institutions.

For more information on History programs in the ACT, please visit the ACT HTA website.

2012 HTAA Conference – Perth

My History – Your History – Our History

The conference provided intellectual stimulation and practical workshops on Australian Curriculum, Modern and Ancient History and innovative ICT for Primary and Secondary teachers. Presentations from the leading lights of the Western Australian academic, indigenous and literary communities were held and the opportunity to experience historical and modern perspectives of Western Australian treasures was provided.

For more information on upcoming events in WA, please visit the HTAWA website.