The Bulletin 17 August 2017 Term 3 - Issue 6

Thursday, 17 August, 2017
Term: 
3
Issue: 
6

AISWA Professional Learning and other educational events, news and information

Latest AISWA News: 
Featured AISWA Professional Learning: 
DateEvent TitleCode
Sep 26 2017
Programming and Assessment with the WA Curriculum English/Literacy
  • English
  • Literacy
11019
Sep 7 2017
Sharp Reading: Advanced Comprehension Stages 3 Review and 4-6
  • Literacy
11068
Sep 8 2017
Sharp Reading: Struggling Older Readers (SOR) and SevenPlus
  • Literacy
11069
Aug 28 2017
Classroom Observations & Collegial Coaching
  • Leadership
  • Part 1 28th Aug 2017
  • Part 2 29th Aug 2017
11162
Sep 4 2017
Hard Conversations Unpacked
  • Leadership
11264
Sep 5 2017
Being Generationally Savvy: Working Effectively with all Generations
  • Leadership
11265
Sep 6 2017
Emotional Intelligence, Resiliency, Optimism - A Closer Look at Social and Psychological Leadership Practices
  • Leadership
11266
Sep 4 2017
Sharp Reading: Comprehension Strategy Instruction - Albany
  • Literacy
  • Part 1 4th Sep 2017
  • Part 2 17th Oct 2017
11393
Sep 6 2017
Sharp Reading: Decoding Strategy Instruction - Albany
  • Literacy
  • Part 1 6th Sep 2017
  • Part 2 17th Oct 2017
11394
Oct 17 2017
Sharp Reading: Decoding Strategy Instruction
  • Literacy
11452
Oct 18 2017
Sharp Reading: Comprehension Strategy Instruction
  • Literacy
11453
Oct 20 2017
2017 School Registration Seminar
  • Administration
  • Governance
  • Leadership
11454
Aug 29 2017
SIRS Training – Uploading student information
  • Administration
11463
Aug 30 2017
SIRS Training – Uploading student information (Repeat)
  • Administration
11464
Oct 6 2017
Scaffolding Adolescent Literacy
  • Literacy
11468
Sep 20 2017
Half Day Legal Seminar
  • Leadership
11471

REVIEW OF RURAL AND REMOTE EDUCATION.

An Independent Review into Regional, Rural and Remote Education was announced on 2 March 2017. Emeritus Professor John Halsey has been commissioned to conduct the review to examine the challenges faced by regional, rural and remote students regarding their learning outcomes. The review will identify and provide recommendations on innovative and evidence-based approaches to help these students succeed in school and in their transition to further study and employment.

Interested parties are encouraged to make an online submission and/or participate in local community forums. The online submission process will close at 5pm AEST Tuesday 29 August 2017.

Professor Halsey will be conducting four community forums in Western Australia: Northam on Tuesday 22 August, Kalgoorlie on Wednesday 23 August, Bunbury on Thursday 24 August, Albany on Friday 25 August.

For more informatin please visit https://www.education.gov.au/independent-review-regional-rural-and-remote-education

CANCER COUNCIL WA/SUNSMART’s WIN $10 000 FOR SHADE COMPETITION | Entries close 10 November 2017.

WA schools can enter the draw to win $10 000 to spend on shade. 

For more information and to enter, click here http://www.generationsunsmart.com.au/2017-win-10-000-for-shade-competition-now-open/

CRUNCH & SIP'S GREAT VEGIE CRUNCH | 4 -8 September 2017.

Schools are invited to register for The Great Vegie Crunch, a fun event to get kids eating more vegetables. The event can be with a class, a few classes or the whole school, at a time that suits during week 8.

Register to receive free resources and support here  http://www.crunchandsip.com.au/events/the-great-vegie-crunch/

GROWING UP GREATNESS.

Growing Up Greatness has a deliberate aim to identify and build intentional, transparent and research-based quality teaching in every classroom. Context-specific, strategic, whole-school review & planning to include and create opportunities for students of all learning needs and abilities in every classroom and context.

Differentiating the Curriculum for students of all abilities ​|Thursday, 24 Aug 2017 | 3.45 pm - 5.15 pm (sign-in from 3.30pm)

Applecross Senior High School, Links Road, Ardross. To register for this event please  Click here

ACCIDENTAL COUNSELLOR PART 2 | Wednesday 13th September 2017.

This one day workshop is part two of the workshop Accidental Counsellor and intended for those who have previously completed part one (or have equivalent experience). 

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For registrations please Click Here

WORKING WITH COMPLICATED GRIEF | Thursday 14th September 2017.

Complicated grief can be experienced in any bereavement but is more commonly experienced when clients are bereaved by sudden violent death such as suicide, accidents and homicide.

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PERSON CENTRED DE ESCALATION | Tuesday 10th October 2017.

This workshop provides an overview of the skills and understandings required to address client presentations that involve aggression or complexity.

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CHALLENGING CONVERSATION IN THE WORK PLACE | Thursday 12th October 2017.

Many workplace issues arise from a lack of communication at the workplace. This full day workshop will help people conduct daily, difficult and courageous conversations that cultivate teamwork and build connected relationships. 

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For registrations pleaseClick here