• Leadership

2022 Middle Leaders

PL # 13193.
Starting from 15 Mar 2022 till 9 Aug 2022
Cancellation permitted until 11 Mar 2022

Event registrations closed on 11 Mar 2022

Delivery Format : Webinar

Event registration is Closed

Description

Who is this program for?

This course is for new and not so new middle leaders. The focus of this course is the multifaceted role of those in the crucial positions of middle leadership. It is a practical research based course designed to assist middle leaders to prioritise and integrate some of the complex tasks they are asked to undertake. Please note this course runs over three days . It addresses leading and managing as a colleague, and the crucial skill of managing up as well as down.
 
The audience for this course
  • those who hold a Head of Department role. It may also be of interest to those who are mentoring and supporting the work of colleagues, such as deputies and secondary year coordinators
  • those who have either a named or unnamed middle leadership position in the primary school. This includes deputies; and literacy, numeracy, subject, and year level coordinators. It may also be of interest to those who are mentoring and supporting the work of colleagues.

Contemporary roles and functions of middle leaders

  • overview of current educational trends, initiatives and requirements
  • investigating contemporary roles and functions of teacher leaders
  • articulating a personal leadership identity

Building expertise - leading the teaching and learning

  • developing and leading professional learning teams
  • reflecting on frameworks and models of the development of teacher practice
  • building understandings of how to model and build reflective practices in staff
  • giving feedback
  • investigating mentoring, instructional coaching and collegial coaching
  • leading change and factors which facilitate effective change will be investigated

Taking care of the team - self and others

  • ways of ensuring staff well-being and empowerment
  • working with senior leadership teams

Presenters

Nicola Davidson(AISWA Staff)

Manager Of Leadership & Teaching Quality
Nicola Davidson<span>(AISWA Staff)</span>
Nicola is committed to the transformative possibilities of education. She has a keen interest in working with others to implement research and policy into practical processes and strategies. She has had 20 years experience in leadership positions with independent and government schools. She has worked in both school and policy settings where much of her work was about gaining consensus from diverse interest groups.  Nicola is keen to work with teachers and school leaders to translate their vision into practice and to help them link the work they currently do with the AITSL standards.

Terms & Conditions

 

AISWA Professional Learning - Webinar PL Event 

Detailed Webinar event T&Cs here. Below is an overview only.

Webinar event conditions 

  • Attendance/access: For a paid AISWA-hosted webinar, only registered pre-paid users will be provided with access details. The school of any member attendee can access attendance data.
  • Free public webinar: For a free AISWA-hosted webinar, the link is in the public domain and can be shared. Fully registered members (via the AISWA website) will have PL attendance recorded. 
  • Privacy disclaimer: Webinars may be recorded by AISWA. Attendees have the right to privacy but must take responsibility to notify the event organiser of their intention prior to the start of the event and turn off their camera/microphone. Attendee names will be visible to other attendees. NB: This condition was acknowledged during event registration.
  • Attendee swaps: This is acceptable. The organiser must be notified. There are conditions.
  • IT Acceptable Use Policy: Compliance with this policy for the use of the AISWA Teams platform and AISWA website is required.
  • Payment Conditions: Price includes GST. All transactions are cashless. Registration is confirmed when payment is received.
  • Cancellation: Cancellation is without charge up to the Cancellation Permitted date. Cancellations via this website. Late cancellations or failure to attend will incur full cost. Please refer any issues to the Event Organiser. AISWA retains the right to cancel a webinar. Attendees will be notified by email. Payments already received will be refunded. 

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Segments

Event Segment test

Date / Time

15 Mar 2022
Starts: 08:45
Finishes: 16:00

AISWA Board Room Suite 2

PL Hours : 6.50

Event Segment test

Date / Time

2 Jun 2022
Starts: 08:45
Finishes: 15:00

AISWA Training Room Suite 1

PL Hours : 6.50

Event Segment test

Date / Time

9 Aug 2022
Starts: 08:45
Finishes: 16:00

AISWA Training Room Suite 1

PL Hours : 6.50

Learning Area

  • Leadership