The Bulletin 27 June 2019 Term 2 - Issue 9

Thursday, 27 June, 2019

AISWA Professional Learning and other educational events, news and information

Latest AISWA News: 
Featured AISWA Professional Learning: 
DateEvent TitleCode
Jun 28 2019
Science assessment writing for Years 7-10
  • Science
Jul 15 2019
OS&H Representative 5 Day Course
  • Administration
  • Part 1 15th Jul 2019
  • Part 2 16th Jul 2019
  • Part 3 17th Jul 2019
  • Part 4 18th Jul 2019
  • Part 5 19th Jul 2019
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
Enrolling Students with a Background Other Than English
  • Administration
  • EAL/D
Jul 31 2019
Sharp Reading Comprehension Strategy Instruction (Secondary)
  • Literacy
Aug 1 2019
Supporting EAL/D Learners in the Primary Classroom
  • EAL/D
  • Inclusive Education
  • Languages
  • Literacy
Aug 1 2019
Supporting EAL/D Learners in the Secondary Classroom
  • EAL/D
  • Inclusive Education
  • Languages
  • Literacy
Aug 2 2019
Sharp Reading: Struggling Older Readers
  • Literacy
Aug 3 2019
The Aspiring Women Leaders Conference 2019
  • Leadership
Aug 13 2019
Productive noise: Fabulous writers (Talk: Essential for good writing) PRIMARY
  • Literacy
Aug 14 2019
Productive noise: Fabulous writers (Talk: Essential for good writing) SECONDARY
  • Literacy

OS&H Representatives Courses

If you would like to access training for your elected OS&H Representative(s) AISWA has organised two courses, one in the second week of the July school holidays and the other in September.  There are only a few places left in July.
To register please log onto the AISWA web site and look for ‘PL and Event Calendar’ under ‘AISWA Information’.
For further information contact Gary Robinson…. E:   P: 9441 1608    M: 0488 718 843

Upcoming Creative Writing PD Masterclass for ATAR English teachers | Register now for Thurs 18 - Friday 19 July 2019

This is an ideal opportunity for rural teachers who are heading to Perth for school holidays and want to return to school armed with topic specific research and highly effective tools for teaching creative writing in the ATAR English classroom. The Masterclass combines theory and practical experience in teaching creative writing to equip ATAR students with the knowledge and skills required for effective WACE composition performance. classes.
For more information, click  Here

To register please click Here

AARE Awards and State Dinner | Closing date Wednesday 31st July.

Are you a chaplain or educator in the field of service-learning, ethics, philosophy, values, spirituality or religious education, then come celebrate your work, learn what is happening in WA, network with others and honour the Award recipients at the upcoming AARE Dinner.
The dinner this year will be held on Thursday 19th September at Trinity College, East Perth commencing at 6pm.  For more information and to register please click on the attached 
2019 AARE Awards Nomination Form.docx
2019 AARE Awards Nomination Form.pdf
2019 Awards Dinner - Save the date.pdf
2019 Membership Aims.pdf

School Psychologist of the Year Award 2019 | Nominations close on Friday August 9.

Each year  the School Psychologists’ Association of WA Inc (SPAWA) recognises the significant contribution made by school psychologists to education in Western Australia through their annual awards.  These awards acknowledge and celebrate the difference school psychologists make to the lives of young people and to their school communities. The awards are Early Career School Psychologist of the Year Award, school psychologists in their first five years of practice, and School Psychologist of the Year Award, for more experienced school psychologists. 
For more information please click on the attached flyers School Psychologist of the Year Award 2019.docx
Early Career School Psych of the Year Award 2019.docx

School Law WA/Law For School Counsellors WA Seminars

With new and updated topics in 2019, LawSense School Law is a leading, comprehensive legal conference for schools, incorporating the invaluable LawSense School Sports Law. LawSense School Law will help you deal with pressing staff, student and parent issues and help you navigate troubling grey areas. 
For more information please click Here
Attached is the brochure and here is the online link School Law WA / Law for School Counsellors WA