The Bulletin 14 June 2018 Term 2 - Issue 8

Thursday, 14 June, 2018

AISWA Professional Learning and other educational events, news and information

Latest AISWA News: 
Featured AISWA Professional Learning: 
DateEvent TitleCode
Mar 7 2018
Many Languages - One Methodology 2018
  • Languages
  • Part 1 7th - 9th Mar 2018
  • Part 2 21st - 22nd May 2018
  • Part 3 26th - 27th Jul 2018
Jun 15 2018
Tackling Technologies: PRIMARY 1-6 (2018 No.2)
  • ICT Skills and Integration
  • STEM
  • Technologies
Jun 19 2018
Leading the team not just the people: team leadership for middle leaders
  • Leadership
Jun 19 2018
Sharp Reading: Decoding Strategy Instruction
  • Literacy
Jun 20 2018
The High Performing Senior Leadership Team
  • Leadership
Jun 21 2018
Highly Accomplished and Lead Teacher Certification Network Meeting
  • Leadership
Jul 4 2018
Scaffolding Adolescent Literacy
  • Literacy
Jul 9 2018
OS&H Representative 5 Day Course
  • Administration
  • Part 1 9th Jul 2018
  • Part 2 10th Jul 2018
  • Part 3 11th Jul 2018
  • Part 4 12th Jul 2018
  • Part 5 13th Jul 2018
Jul 20 2018
Nationally Consistent Collection of Data Information Session (NCCD) - July 2018
  • Inclusive Education
Jul 20 2018
NCCD Moderation Workshop - July - Free Session
  • Inclusive Education
Jul 24 2018
Schools that Deliver: Creating Cultures of Learning
  • Leadership
Jul 30 2018
Facing up to Fractions: Using Tasks to Assess Knowledge and Understanding
  • Numeracy
  • Part 1 30th Jul 2018
  • Part 2 31st Jul 2018
Aug 7 2018
Developing a Whole School Approach to Problem Solving and Worded Problems - Repeat
  • Numeracy
  • Part 1 7th Aug 2018
  • Part 2 8th Aug 2018

2018 Celebrate Reading National Conference | Friday 26th to Saturday 27th October 2018

Two days of inspiration and insights, Celebrate Reading Conference offers a festival - like atmosphere and venue like no other. In 2018 they have a Young Adults Literature Focus suitable for teachers, Librarians and book lovers. For more information and to register please click here 

2019 Premier's Anzac Student Tour

The Premier’s Anzac Student Tour invites 10 students to become ambassadors and represent Western Australia on a commemorative study tour overseas.In 2019, the Premier’s Anzac Student Tour will travel to Vietnam to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Battle of Binh Ba. Between 1962 and 1972 almost 60 000 Australians served in the Vietnam War; 521 died and over 3000 were wounded. For more information please click here 

WAIER Annual Research Grant 2018

The Western Australia Institute for Educational Research (WAIER) is holding its annual Forum on Saturday 4 August.  This is a great opportunity for HDR students to present their research in a supportive environment.  They can, perhaps, try out ideas that they will be presenting at a later conference, such as AARE.  Presentations do not need to be the final results of research but may include a literature review, initial findings, or specific methodological approaches used in gathering data. For more information please click here

Regional Vacancies | Closing Date No later than 12pm, Thursday 21 June 2018.

School Drug Education and Road Aware (SDERA) is responsible for the strategic direction of school drug and road safety education in Western Australia’s schools. For job vacancies in – Albany (0.6FTE), Goldfields (1.0FTE) and Kimberley (1.0FTE)   Please see click here

2018 STEM Learning Conference Registrations Open

2018’s STEM Learning Conference is centered around the ‘how to’ of STEM. The focus is on STEM in the classroom by giving teachers and school leaders ideas that will help them implement their own school’s STEM initiatives and stimulating thinking and discussions about the importance of STEM to our futures. For more information and to register please click here 

ATO’s Tax, Super + You competition: A ‘Super’ way for students to learn about Tax and Superannuation

Tax and superannuation are not traditionally top of mind amongst the youth of today – but the Australian Taxation Office (ATO) is aiming to shift this dialogue with the launch of the 2018 Tax, Super + You competition. The Tax, Super + You competition, which will run from 2 July to 2 November, invites high school students to develop creative ideas on how they think tax and/or super contributes to the community. For more information please click here