Our commitment to partner schools

In addition to the associated Supervisor payments, La Trobe is committed to providing a suite of development and engagement opportunities for schools that partner with us through teacher education. Sessions can be tailored in response to your school's needs and open access to academic and industry knowledge facilitated by La Trobe, including our experienced Academic Professional Placement team. Opportunities may include but are not limited to:

Professional development

  • Literacy
  • Numeracy
  • Educational Leadership
  • Coaching for Supervising Teachers
  • Customised training or workshops.

Access to special subjects

We deliver a range of innovative block-mode subjects embedded in cultural institutions and community. Schools can access these unique learning opportunities free of charge as part of an agreement to accept PSTs on placement. To find out more about the kind of subjects on offer, visit:

Meet the APET Team

Learn more about the Academic Professional Experience Team.