The Bulletin 3 March 2016 Term 1 - Issue 6

Thursday, 3 March, 2016

AISWA news, Professional Learning and other educational events, news and information. 

Featured AISWA Professional Learning

Non-AISWA News: 

ACEL WA Awards 2016

Call for Nominations

This ceremony honors educational leaders who have made a significant contribution to the improvement of student and organizational outcomes. This contribution is reviewed against set criteria which have been based on the AITSL Australian Professional Standards. Evidence provided must demonstrate impact at the system, state or national level. Research that has influenced significant change is highly valued.
Members are invited to nominate an individual who has made such a contribution. 

Learn More
Downoad Nomination Form

2016 Partnership, Acceptance, Learning, Sharing (PALS) program

PALS, an initiative of the Department of Aboriginal Affairs (DAA) delivered in collaboration with Western Australian schools, encourages young people to take a leadership role in strengthening community relationships between Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal people.

For more information please visit the DAA website

Exchanging ways of being

This is a rare opportunity to hear from six incredible local, national and and international keynote speakers at the 2016 ACAL ACTA Internatioonal Conference.

Don't miss out. Register today

Workplace Gender Equality Agenda 

2016 WGEA Reporting Changes – Report due 31 May

Events and workshops | The Workplace Gender Equality Agency

For further assistance, please contact 02 9432 7000 and speak with a Senior Advisor or email

Honouring Australian Vietnam Veterans Competition

Entries close Friday, 8 April

This one-off competition is open to all Australian secondary school students who are in Years 10 and 11 in 2016. Schools can enter their best individual student entry, with a limit of one entry per school.

Competition details are available from DVA Website

Making Copyright Work for You

2016 National Seminar Series Perth 5-6 September

Seminars from Australian Copyright Council presented by experts in the field of copyright law who are up-to-date with the latest policies, laws and applications of copyright. 

For more information and registration download ACC's flyer. 

Don't Call me Einstein

This professional learning event is designed for primary and secondary classroom teachers and school leaders who are new to gifted education and are looking for a concise overview of the research, issues and effective strategies.

For more information visit the registration website

Mind Matters

  • Learn valuable insights from guest speaker Dr Helen Street.
  • Gain an understanding of the MindMatters framework and how to implement it within your school.
  • Meet other staff and leaders from different schools to learn and share insights.
  • Network with industry colleagues.

For more information and registration please visit the Mind Matters website

Australian Higher Education Summit

The conference aims to provide attendees with an unparalleled opportunity to examine the management structures, partnerships and value chains within the tertiary sector that are paramount for personal, commercial and operational success.

For more information and registration visit the Australian Higher Education Summit website.