Professional learning opportunities
Teaching Jane Austen is a professional learning workshop for secondary school teachers that offers valuable insight into teaching Austen’s juvenilia and novels, contextualising her place within the Romantic and Regency periods, and studying Austen on the screen. The $22 entry fee includes light refreshments and a certificate of attendance. Friday 14 July, 2pm - 5pm at Flinders in the City, 182 Victoria Square, Adelaide. Register at Flinders univeristy website. Select “Professional Learning Workshop” from the drop-down menu.
Little Lessons Australia presents a positive behaviour workshop with Mark Le Messurier for primary and secondary school teachers: Tricky student behaviour and savvy ways to deal with it! Thursday 20 July, 9.00am – 3.15pm, Hewett Centre, 28 Kingfisher Drive, Hewett, $140pp. To register, either email firstname.lastname@example.org or tel. 0438 752 877 by 3 July.
Madhavi Nawana Parker is holding The Resilience and Wellbeing Toolbox Seminar for primary school educators (and pre-service teachers). Wednesday 5 July, 9:00am – 12 noon at the Alere Function Centre, Flinders University, Registry Road, Level 2 The Hub, Bedford Park. Educators $68.92, pre-service teachers $32.34. Click here to book. Bookings close 20 June. For more information contact Leanne on 0438 752 877 or email email@example.com.
EdTechSA presents Let me introduce book creator, 5:00pm – 7:00pm, Thursday 22 June at Emmaus Catholic School, 2 Todd Street, Woodcroft, $40. For more information and to register click here.
The Australian Science and Maths School, DECD and the Advanced Technology Project, with the support of the Science Teachers Association (SA) are holding the Girls in STEM Showcase on Monday 19 June at the Education Development Centre, Milner Street, Hindmarsh, 9.00am to 3.30pm. Katrina Elliott, Strategic Design Project Officer, Mathematics and Science, DECD will address ‘Building Positive Dispositions for Girls in STEM’. Register by 15 June here.
The Asia Pacific Institute of Advanced Research is holding their 3rd international conference on Theory & Practice on Friday 30 June & Saturday 1 July at the Education Development Centre, Hindmarsh. More information here.
The Australian School Library Association conference, XXV Challenge to Change is being held on Thursday 13 and Friday 14 July at the Shore School in North Sydney. For more information and to register click here.
SHINE SA Relationships and Sexual Health Education
All courses are 8:30am – 4:30pm at SHine SA, 64c Woodville Road, Woodville. For more information click here.
PASCO professional learning workshop, Full STEM ahead – 2 is being held on Thursday 29 June, 4:00pm-6:30pm in the Physics lab at Westminster School. This is a workshop for all schools and Science Learning areas currently using PASCO technologies, schools who are considering implementation of data logging or others looking for general PD on data logging activities in the classroom. RSVP to Meiping Wang; firstname.lastname@example.org.
Learning 4 All presents a special education information session with Mark Le Messurier for primary and secondary school teachers. Teaching Touch Students with Learning Difficulties, ADHD, Autism and Executive Functioning Issues, Monday 26 June, 9.00am – 3.30pm, The Highway, 290 Anzac Highway, Plympton $140. More information here.
Orff Schulwerk Association SA is holding their Music in the Riverland regional music workshop. Saturday 24 June, 9:00-3:00pm, Barmera Primary School Hall, 1 Rumbled Drive, Barmera. Student $40, member $50, non-member $60. For more details and to book click here.