History Teachers Association of Australia National Conference CFP

Loreto College, Adelaide 1-3 October 2019 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 Read more …

2019 History Teachers Association of NSW State Conference CFP

HTANSW State Conference, 26-27 July 2019, University of Sydney The HTANSW welcomes proposals on all aspects of the new NSW senior syllabuses, particularly new topic content, assessment, concepts & skills and approaches to programming. Convenors also hope to offer presentations on a range of other topics, including but not limited to: teaching history in the Read more …

Nominations for AHA executive committee 2018-2020

Nominations for all positions on the AHA executive committee meeting were opened to the membership in April and closed on 28 June. I am pleased to inform you that we received the following nominations for the executive committee 2018-2020: President Joy Damousi Vice-President Melanie Oppenheimer Honorary Secretary Noah Riseman Honorary Treasurer Lisa Featherstone Five (5) Read more …

2017 AHA survey

The AHA Executive Committee would like to know more about historians working in or on Australia. We have opened an anonymous and voluntary survey designed to fulfil two purposes: to give the AHA a profile of the historical community it serves and to learn what historians value about the AHA to help in planning for Read more …

2016 winners of AHA prizes and awards

The Australian Historical Association is delighted to announce the winners of its 2016 prizes and awards. Winners were announced tonight, Thursday 7 July 2016, at the AHA Annual Conference dinner in Ballarat, Victoria. (Click links to read judges’ citations.) The Allan Martin Award is a research fellowship to assist early career historians further their research Read more …

Fund Trove

The AHA has been active in calling to have the funding restored to Australia’s cultural institutions which will affect Trove, the online archive developed and managed by the National Library of Australia that is a fundamental piece of research infrastructure. The President, Angela Woollacott wrote to Scott Morrison on 17 December 2016 protesting the cuts Read more …