The Bulletin 1 February 2018 Term 1 - Issue 2

Thursday, 1 February, 2018
Term: 
1
Issue: 
2

AISWA Professional Learning and other educational events, news and information

Latest AISWA News: 
Featured AISWA Professional Learning: 
DateEvent TitleCode
Feb 12 2018
Graduate to Proficient - Mentoring and Early Career Teacher
  • Leadership
  • Part 1 12th Feb 2018
  • Part 2 13th Feb 2018
11571
Feb 12 2018
Mentoring Early Career Teachers
  • Leadership
11581
Feb 13 2018
Graduate to Proficient (G2P) 2018
  • Leadership
  • Part 1 13th Feb 2018
  • Part 2 14th Feb 2018
  • Part 3 19th Apr 2018
  • Part 4 28th Jun 2018
  • Part 5 27th Sep 2018
11573
Feb 13 2018
WACE Special Examination Provisions 2018
  • Inclusive Education
11512
Feb 15 2018
How to Make an Online Application for DES Special Education Funding (Morning)
  • Inclusive Education
11513
Feb 15 2018
How to Make an Online Application for DES Special Education Funding (Afternoon)
  • Inclusive Education
11515
Feb 19 2018
Scaffolding Adolescent Literacy
  • Literacy
11566
Feb 22 2018
National Certification Highly Accomplished and Lead Teacher (HALT) Information Session
  • Leadership
11590
Feb 24 2018
Career Management Planning
  • Leadership
11681
Feb 26 2018
How Language Works: Success in Literacy and Learning
  • Literacy
  • Part 1 26th Feb 2018
  • Part 2 6th Apr 2018
  • Part 3 7th May 2018
  • Part 4 25th May 2018
  • Part 5 18th Jun 2018
11606
Feb 28 2018
National Certification Highly Accomplished and Lead Teacher (HALT) Information Session
  • Leadership
11591
Mar 12 2018
CANCELLED - The Great Nudge Quest: Stretching the top 40%
  • Leadership
  • Part 1 12th Mar 2018
  • Part 2 25th May 2018
  • Part 3 8th Aug 2018
  • Part 4 13th Sep 2018
11682
Apr 9 2018
Aspiring Leaders
  • Leadership
  • Part 1 9th Apr 2018
  • Part 2 26th Jun 2018
  • Part 3 12th Sep 2018
11684

Many Languages - One Methodology 2018

A 7-day professional learning course for teachers wishing to develop knowledge and skills in the Languages curriculum. The course structure provides a collaborative and supportive environment through which teachers can engage with contemporary approaches, and future challenges associated with the implementation of the new Australian and Western Australian Curriculum for Languages.
Please click on the link to view more information and to register   https://www.ais.wa.edu.au/event/many-languages-one-methodology-2018

Identifying and Supporting EAL/D students

An introductory one-day professional learning event will enable schools to enrol and support newly arrived migrant and humanitarian entrant (refugee) students and families from language backgrounds other than English.
Please click on the link to view more information and to register https://www.ais.wa.edu.au/event/identifying-and-supporting-eald-students

Speak Up Awards 2018

The Speak Up Award, an interschool public speaking competition for Years 4, 5 and 6 students sponsored by the Grand Lodge of WA Freemasons, is on again this year.
This is the follow-up letter to one sent to many schools last year, when they were encouraged to include the event in their 2018 curriculum.
For more information Please click here

Free Parliamentary Tours

The Parliamentary Education Office provides curriculum support for school groups and broader civics education for Tertiary and other educational Institutions.
School Tours are available for upper primary and secondary students.
For more information please see the attached flyer 2018 Tour Flyer.pdf

Primary Science Leaders Meetings

Primary Science leaders and teachers are invited to attend this meeting to discuss the space and equipment used to deliver an engaging, appropriate science program to students in a primary setting. Safety and storage/management of equipment are important for teachers to feel confident and be effective in using the time and space available for science at each school.  - conducted in conjunction with CEWA; DoE teachers also welcome to attend.
Please see attached word document for more information Primary Science Meetings.docx

Term 1 2018 Clean Schools Workshops

FREE PL sessions for primary and secondary schools are available . In house and online training provides a step-by-step process on how to run the Clean Schools program with personalised support from the Clean Schools Coordinator. As an added incentive, Keep Australia Beautiful offers a half-day teacher relief subsidy for up to two teachers per school to attend. 

Please click on the link to view more information and to register https://www.kabc.wa.gov.au/get-involved/clean-schools

Working with Children Checks and Child Safety Made Simple

Attend a free workshop about the WWC Check and learn more about WWC Checks, your responsibilities and child safety! 
The 2018 workshop ‘Working with Children Checks and Child Safety Made Simple’ includes information about:

  • what’s currently happening in WA;
  • the recommendations from the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse;
  • the importance and application of the WWC Check, including who needs a Check and your responsibilities; and
  • creating safe places and organisations for children.

For more information Please click here