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Text 'Let's Talk' series - women of influence

TLF ID M013905

This information page introduces the great contributions that Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women have made to both local and national communities and recognises historical and contemporary achievements. It presents some key facts about award recipients and leading female activists and provides a list of current Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander nominees of the most recent ‘100 Women of Influence Awards’. The page explores the contribution women made to the 1967 referendum and provides a link to profiles of these remarkable women.



Educational details

Educational value
  • This is a valuable resource for teachers in supporting the year 6 history content descriptions that explore the great achievements and contributions of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women to local communities and the nation. It presents facts relating to the various achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women in different fields of work and life and also includes a Take action section that provides a series of links to supporting resources.
  • This resource is of considerable value for the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander histories and cultures cross-curriculum priority of the Australian Curriculum and particularly supports the people priority acknowledging the significant contributions of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women.
Year level

6

Learning area
  • History

Other details

Contributors
  • Contributor
  • Name: Education Services Australia
  • Organization: Education Services Australia
  • Description: Data manager
  • Address: VIC, AUSTRALIA
  • URL: http://www.esa.edu.au/
  • Copyright Holder
  • Name: Reconciliation Australia
  • Organization: Reconciliation Australia
  • URL: http://www.reconciliation.org.au/home/about-us
  • Publisher
  • Name: Reconciliation Australia
  • Organization: Reconciliation Australia
  • Description: Publisher
  • URL: http://www.reconciliation.org.au/home/about-us
  • Resource metadata contributed by
  • Name: Education Services Australia Ltd
  • Organisation: Education Services Australia Ltd
  • Address: AUSTRALIA
  • URL: www.esa.edu.au
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Learning Resource Type
  • Text
Rights
  • © Reconciliation Australia. This material may be used and reproduced free of charge for non-commercial educational purposes, provided all acknowledgements are retained.