The Bulletin 2 August 2018 Term 3 - Issue 4

Thursday, 2 August, 2018

AISWA Professional Learning and other educational events, news and information

Latest AISWA News: 
Featured AISWA Professional Learning: 
DateEvent TitleCode
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
Aug 14 2018
The STEM in Practice Program: One Day Workshop
  • Science
  • STEM
  • Technologies
Aug 21 2018
Sharp Reading: Decoding Strategy Instruction - Strathalbyn Christian College
  • Literacy
  • Part 1 21st Aug 2018
  • Part 2 11th Sep 2018
Aug 22 2018
Sharp Reading Comprehension Strategy Instruction -Strathalbyn Christian College
  • Literacy
  • Part 1 22nd Aug 2018
  • Part 2 12th Sep 2018
Aug 29 2018
Teaching for Diversity T4D
  • Inclusive Education
Aug 29 2018
Accessibility & Inclusive Curriculum Design Using Microsoft Tools in the Classroom
  • ICT Skills and Integration
  • Inclusive Education
  • Technologies
Aug 30 2018
Half Day Legal Seminar
  • Administration
Sep 5 2018
Sharp Reading: ADVANCED Comprehension (Prerequisite: Comprehension Strategy Instruction)
  • Literacy
Sep 7 2018
Sharp Reading: Struggling Older Readers
  • Literacy
Oct 2 2018
National Certification - Portfolio Development - Annotation Writing Workshop
  • Leadership
Oct 18 2018
Women in Educational Leadership Network Meetings
  • Leadership
Nov 16 2018
Registration Seminar
  • Governance
  • Leadership

2018 CBCA Book Week Opening and Dinner | Friday, 17 August 2018 

The Children's Book Council of Australia WA Branch Inc. Invites you to celebrate the CBCA Book Week Opening and Dinner. For more information please click Here

2019 Premier's Anzac Student Tour - Closing date extended to 10 August 2018

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. The competition closing date is now 10 August 2018.  For more information please click Here 

PART™- Predict, Assess and Respond to Aggressive/Challenging Behaviours | Thursday 4 & Friday 5 October 2018

This is an accredited course designed to train staff to manage difficult and aggressive situations involving students while still maintaining a duty of care. PART™ Training is designed to assist staff to identify and respond confidently, using a range of techniques, to client aggressive behaviour.
For more information, please click  Here

Iowa Acceleration Scale (3rd Edition) now available for purchase in Australia!

The Iowa Acceleration Scale, 3rd Edition is a highly-regarded, evidence-based resource to assist schools, psychologists and other professionals with the process of making informed decisions about academic acceleration for individual students who are gifted and talented. 
For more information, please click Here

2018 National DRANZSEN forum program - Perth | Wednesday, 5 September

This forum brings together educators, emergency services, community and youth organisations, researchers and others seeking to collaborate with young people in the development of knowledge, skills, and solutions for a resilient future. DRANZSEN supports the education of young people as active participants in disaster-resilient communities. For more information please click Here
The Australian Disaster Resilience Conference will run concurrently with AFAC18 in Perth, for registrations, please click  (Link Expired)

Inclusion in Education Seminar & Workshop - Perth | Wednesday, 22 August

Keynote speaker is Dr Liisa Uusimak, Associate professor of Teaching and Learning at Gothenburg University in Sweden. Dr Uusimaki is internationally renowned for her work in preparing teachers for the classroom and her papers on Inclusion in Education. For more information, please click  Here

FREE Clean Schools Workshop | Monday, 20 August 2018 | Emmanuel Catholic College.

Start planning now for a Clean School with this whole school program presented to you by Keep Australia Beautiful. The professional learning is suitable for teachers, principals, administrators and parents. For more information, please click  Here

Paint Me A Rainbow Campaign - Western Australian Schools 

April each year is the month dedicated to Global Autism Awareness, with the 2nd of April being Global Autism Awareness Day. During April, Autism Awareness WA runs the  'Paint Me A Rainbow' Campaign in Western Australian primary schools. For more information about this bright, fun and successful campaign and how you and your school can become involved. Please click Here

Middle Years Certification Workshops | Thursday, 6 Sep till Tuesday, 7 Sep | Swan Christian College

Adolescent Success serves Middle Level Educators with current best practice and research using events, publications and networking opportunities so that they can best educate young adolescents. For more information on this workshop please click Here