Professional learning opportunities
2nd Annual EdTech Team Adelaide Summit Featuring Google for Education focussing on contemporary teaching and learning ideas using Google Apps for Education and other powerful web-based technologies. October 13 & 14 at Immanuel College, 32 Morphett Road, Novar Gardens.
The South Australian Science Teachers Association present their Early Career Teachers Conference 2016 that will provide teachers new to the profession with information, skills, strategies and resources that will assist them in their classroom practice. Student teachers are welcome. Immanuel College, Novar Gardens, 9.00am – 4.00pm, Friday 14 October. Find out more here.
The Ethnic Schools Association of SA presents De Bono’s 6 Hat Learning Style for the Language Class, Wednesday 2 November, 6.00-8.00pm at the School of Languages, West Croydon. Tel 8301 4814 or email DECD.ESA@sa.gov.au for more information.
ACHPER (SA) Primary Years Conference Monday 26 September at the Australian Science & Maths School, Flinders University. Find out more here.
The Australian Association for Environmental Education’s 19th biennial conference TomorrowMaking – Our present to the future is being held at Adelaide High School 5-7 October. The conference will showcase the best thinking and actions in the environmental field and asks, how can our work in Environmental Education and Education for Sustainability enable schools and their communities to change their values and behaviours? Find out more here.
The SA Writers Centre has a series of workshops coming up specifically designed for teachers and educators.
- Participatory Literature – focussing on students with low literacy levels, Tuesday 20 September, 6pm - 9pm. More information here.
- Storytelling for Teachers – focussing on using creative writing techniques to teach non English subjects. Friday 14 October, 10am – 1pm. More information here.
- Diversity in the Classroom – focussing on supporting EAL students/multilingual class environments. Tuesday 8 November, 6pm – 9pm. More information here.
All workshops will be held at the SA Writers Centre, Level 2, 187 Rundle Street, Adelaide.
Launch of the National Interdisciplinary Education Framework for Professionals Working in the Early Years, Room 1, Level 1, Flinders University, 182 Victoria Square, Thursday 29 September, 4pm-6pm. RSVP here by 27 September.