Kita Scott Life Member

Kita Scott was awarded ACAL Life Membership in recognition of her long and distinguished service on the ACAL Committee as SACAL representative.

Kita Scott (centre) was presented with her ACAL Life Membership by Vicki Hartman, ACAL Secretary (left) and Michele Sutcliffe, ACAL representative (right) at the recent SACAL Annual General Meeting.

ACAL Committee profiles

ACAL organisational chartACAL is managed by a volunteer committee and the position profiles are provided to assist members understand and undertake roles on ACAL committee. The four executive positions (President, Vice-President, Secretary and Treasurer) become vacant at each AGM and nominations are called to fill these positions by election at the AGM.

State/Territory representatives are nominated to the ACAL committee by the local state or territory organisation.


2017 ACAL Conference

See more about Darwin and the venue.

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2016 ACAL-ACTA conference

Anna-Lisa Egan is from Yuendumu, NT, and attended the ACAL-ACTA conference 'Diversity: changing ways of being' in Perth, with the support of ACAL.


See her report and pictures


Writing to politicians

ACAL has recently sent letters to Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham, Minister for Education, Senator the Hon Scott Ryan Minister for Vocational Education and Skills (in conjunction with AWPN), Senator McKenzie, Back Bench Education Committee (summarising priorities discussed in Canberra meeting).

We have also sent a letter and a position paper to the major political parties. State associations may care to prepare a similar letter.

See a version of the letter here.

2015 conference

2014 Conference

2014 Conference logo


Taking the Lead

Taking the Lead website screenshot

This is a one-stop shop for information and advice on developing core language, literacy and numeracy (LLN) skills in the service industries.