The Bulletin 16 May 2019 Term 2 - Issue 3

Thursday, 16 May, 2019

AISWA Professional Learning and other educational events, news and information

Latest AISWA News: 
Featured AISWA Professional Learning: 
DateEvent TitleCode
May 22 2019
Sharp Reading Comprehension Strategy Instruction (Secondary) (Open to ALTA-1 CARE school only)
  • Literacy
  • Part 1 22nd May 2019
  • Part 2 19th Jun 2019
  • Part 3 3rd Jul 2019
May 22 2019
AISWA Languages Focus Group Meeting
  • Languages
May 23 2019
Youth Mental Health First Aid
  • Psychology and Wellbeing
  • Part 1 23rd May 2019
  • Part 2 30th May 2019
May 24 2019
Early Bird HOLA Network Meeting (Languages) - Midland
  • Languages
May 24 2019
Dance Network Day
  • The Arts
May 27 2019
Early Bird HOLA Network Meeting (Languages) - Fremantle
  • Languages
May 27 2019
AISWA HoD Maths Network Meeting - TERM 2
  • Mathematics
May 28 2019
Early Bird HOLA Network Meeting (Languages) - Leederville
  • Languages
May 30 2019
Early Bird HOLA Network Meeting (Languages) - Rockingham
  • Languages
Jun 7 2019
STE(A)Ming into (Geraldton) History - What does significance look like?
  • Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Technologies
Jun 10 2019
Hard Conversations Unpacked
  • Leadership
Jun 11 2019
Being Generationally Savvy: Working Effectively with all Generations
  • Leadership
Jun 12 2019
Swimming in the Deep End - What Does It Take?
  • Leadership
Jun 12 2019
Rich Language Tasks in Early Childhood Years
  • Languages
  • Part 1 12th Jun 2019
  • Part 2 11th Sep 2019
Jun 13 2019
Hard Conversations Unpacked (Albany)
  • Leadership
Jun 14 2019
Swimming in the Deep End - What Does It Take? (Albany)
  • Leadership
Jun 17 2019
Swimming in the Deep End - What Does It Take? (Margaret River)
  • Leadership
Jun 18 2019
Hard Conversations Unpacked (Bunbury)
  • Leadership
Jun 24 2019
Taxation and Payroll Seminar
  • Administration
Jun 26 2019
The Mind of the Leader Master Class
  • Leadership
Jul 16 2019
Programming and Assessment with the WA Curriculum, English
  • English
Jul 18 2019
Scaffolding Adolescent Literacy
  • Literacy
Jul 29 2019
Sharp Reading: Decoding Strategy Instruction
  • Literacy
Jul 30 2019
Sharp Reading Comprehension Strategy Instruction
  • Literacy
Aug 3 2019
The Aspiring Women Leaders Conference 2019
  • Leadership

2019 Walk Safely to School Day | Friday, 17 May 

The annual event raises awareness of the health, road safety, transport and environmental benefits that regular walking (especially to and from school) can provide for the long term well-being of our children. The day also encourages primary school aged children to build walking into their daily routine by walking to and from school, not just on Friday 17 May, but every day. The event also promotes reduced car-dependency, greater use of public transport, cleaner air, improved diets and road safety to primary school children throughout Australia, For more information, please click Here

WGEA Reporting (Workplace Gender Equality Act 2012)  | Report Submission deadline Friday, 31 May

WGEA reporting finishes in two weeks. The Workplace Gender Equality Act 2012 requires non-public sector employers with 100 or more employees to submit a report to the Workplace Gender Equality Agency (WGEA) between 1 April and 31 May each year for the preceding 12-month period (1 April – 31 March each year). Please click on the attached for more information WGEA Reporting

34th Annual WAIER Research Forum | Saturday, 3 August

The Western Australian Institute for Educational Research (WAIER) is holding its 34th annual Research Forum on Saturday, 3 August, at The University of Notre Dame, Fremantle.  This year's theme is: A Climate of Change: Research-informed education for the future. 

WAIER invites individuals and groups wishing to attend, make a presentation, or conduct a symposium or panel discussion on topics and research related to education or the Forum theme.  Abstract submissions are now open.  Please download the ‘Call for Abstracts – Advice to Authors’ document to assist you with submitting your abstract.
For more information please click Here

Term 2 Parliamentary Education Newsletter

Welcome to the The Parliament of Western Australia’s quarterly newsletter. The Parliamentary Education Office (PEO) is committed to providing Western Australia specific civics and citizenship resources to assist you in engaging, inspiring and informing your students about the role they can play in our democracy. For more information please click Here

Philanthropy and Fundraising Workshop for Schools, Colleges and Universities | Wednesday, 23 October 

'Techniques and Tools for Fundraising in a Challenging Market”
How to develop and implement a long term philanthropic and fundraising plan. Presenter Kingsley Aikins has developed a specific methodology and approach to fundraising which has proven to be extremely effective, with a particular focus in this workshop on the mechanics of campaign fundraising for schools and colleges. This will include the origins and history of philanthropy, fundamentals of fundraising, campaign fundraising, organisation and board development and the power of networking.
For more information please click  Here