AGM Saturday 21 May 2011

Dear Members,

The Annual General Meeting of ISSV for 2011 is on

2.30 – 5.00pm Saturday 21 May 2011


Baraga House, Father Basil Hall, 19 A’Beckett Street, Kew.

From 2.00pm a large selection of new language books from Slovenia is to be on display for perusal. The peak educational institution in Slovenia, Zavod za Šolstvo, organizer of the biennial teachers’ seminar in Koper in January 2011 also gave language teaching books to ISSV.

Wishing you Happy Easter holidays,

Aleksandra Ceferin

Institute for Slovenian Studies of Victoria Inc.



Aleksandra Ceferin

Aleksandra Ceferin (M.A., B.A., Dip.Ed.) has introduced Slovenian language as a school subject in Australian school system and founded the Slovenian Teachers' Association of Victoria in 1976. She has extensive experience in language education: as teacher, lecturer, curriculum coordinator, course writer, language consultant and manager, VCE State Reviewer and Chief Examiner. Since 1998 she has been the President of ISSV and the manager and chief editor of its projects. Aleksandra visits Slovenian annually, establishing and maintaining contacts with Slovenia, and initiating exchanges and cooperation between organizations. In 2004 she was the recipient of the National Education Award of RS Slovenia.