The Bulletin 7 June 2018 Term 2 - Issue 7

Thursday, 7 June, 2018

AISWA Professional Learning and other educational events, news and information

Latest AISWA News: 
Featured AISWA Professional Learning: 
DateEvent TitleCode
Jun 13 2018
IE Networking Session - Primary June - Free Session
  • Inclusive Education
Jun 15 2018
Tackling Technologies: PRIMARY 1-6 (2018 No.2)
  • ICT Skills and Integration
  • STEM
  • Technologies
Jun 18 2018
Taxation and Payroll Seminar
  • Administration
Jun 18 2018
Sharp Reading: Comprehension Strategy Instruction
  • Literacy
Jun 19 2018
Leading the team not just the people: team leadership for middle leaders
  • Leadership
Jun 19 2018
Sharp Reading: Decoding Strategy Instruction
  • Literacy
Jun 20 2018
The High Performing Senior Leadership Team
  • Leadership
Jun 21 2018
Highly Accomplished and Lead Teacher Certification Network Meeting
  • Leadership
Jun 22 2018
Supporting our Learners: Curriculum Symposium11875
Jun 27 2018
Primary Connections Teacher Course
  • Literacy
  • Science
Jul 4 2018
Scaffolding Adolescent Literacy
  • Literacy
Jul 9 2018
OS&H Representative 5 Day Course
  • Administration
  • Part 1 9th Jul 2018
  • Part 2 10th Jul 2018
  • Part 3 11th Jul 2018
  • Part 4 12th Jul 2018
  • Part 5 13th Jul 2018
Jul 24 2018
Schools that Deliver: Creating Cultures of Learning
  • Leadership
Jul 25 2018
Women in Educational Leadership Network Meetings
  • Leadership
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

Educating the Gifted and Talented 2019 | 3 Day Course

This course is appropriate for primary and secondary teachers, coordinators and school leaders who want a comprehensive understanding of gifted and talented education. This course includes all aspects of the entry-level Gifted and Talented Professional Learning Modules (developed by GERRIC with DEEWR) as well as up-to-date research, strategies and time for practical planning.
For more information please Click Here

Principals China Tour - Expression of Interest

The Department of Jobs, Tourism, Science and Innovation, through our Government of Western Australia office based in Shanghai China, is organising a Principals Tour of China. They would like to invite interested Principals in Perth to join the Tour and visit two of China’s most populous and wealthy cities – Guangzhou and Shanghai. The purpose of the Tour will be to promote Western Australian schools in these Tier 1 cities. RSVP’s from Principals interested in joining the Tour are due back to the Department by COB Friday 8 June 2018.
For more information please click below 
EIC Education Profile
EIC Education Expo Guide-Summer 2018
EOI- Principals

ISCA & AHISA Education Forum

The Forum is an opportunity for Chairs and members of independent school Boards, for principals and other independent sector representatives to gather in Canberra and hear from politicians, analysts and thought leaders on national issues that affect schools.The Forum is also an opportunity for school governors, principals and sector leaders to listen to and learn from each other.
For more information please  (Link Expired)

PTCWA: Mondays@Murdoch Upcoming June Seminars

Please see below for FREE seminars coming up in June at Murdoch School of Education.
Spelling Strategies for Primary Teachers (Monday 11th June) Learning to be an efficient and automatic speller supports effective and cohesive writing. When spelling is not automatic students use most of their cognitive space thinking about spelling instead of the content of what they write. For more information please click here

Food and Fibre for the Classroom P-12  (Monday 18th June) In this seminar, Alysia will provide teachers with some prime opportunities to link agriculture and food to education, and the many curriculum-linked resources available to support them. For more information please click here 

Secrets of our STEM Success: Penrhos College (Monday 25th June) Today’s students have a legacy awaiting them they will face critical issues that impact our entire planet, in addition to challenges that we can not yet imagine.  For more information please click here 

Coaching Conversations in Education -3 day short Course (Wednesday 4th July - 6th July) The purpose of this 3 day course is to develop participants’ leadership, coaching and communication skills. For more information please click here 

Parliamentary Poetry Prize

Western Australian Secondary School students are getting the chance to become published poets through the Parliament of Western Australia’s inaugural poetry competition. The competition, with the theme of Democracy in WA, aims to improve awareness of and access to the Parliament of Western Australia by students who are nearing voting age.
For more information please click on the flyer Poetry comp flyer 4 weeks to go

2019 Premier's Anzac Student Tour

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.
For more information please click here 

School-Based Health Alliance Australia

Are you interested in the intersection of Health/Wellbeing and Education? Please click here

Western Australian Disability Enterprises (WADE) – Services for Independent Schools

WADE employ more than 2,200 people with a disability or mental health issue.  Their objective is to provide more jobs, more interesting work and at better pay. They provide a vast array of products and services including grounds maintenance, printing and cleaning services through to fire equipment servicing and many others.  For a complete list of WADEs and services, please see the attached letter or view the website at