The Council of Professional Teaching Associations of Victoria (CPTAV) is the peak body representing professional teaching associations throughout Victoria.
The CPTAV provides professional learning, resources, mentoring and support for professional teaching associations.
Professional teaching associations provide a variety of services to their members and education communities which may include:
- Expert curriculum advice to Victorian teachers, school communities and government agencies
- Professional learning
- Conferences and events
- Student activities
- Networking opportunities
- Community events
- Any many other opportunities!
Many of these associations also work in partnership with industry, and government authorities including the VCAA (Victoria Curriculum and Assessment Authority) and the Victorian Department of Education and Training to develop resources and support the implementation of initiatives that benefit educators and students.