• Leadership

AISWA Primary Leaders Network Meeting Term 1

PL # 12477.
Starting on 17 Feb 2020
Cancellation permitted until 13/02/2020

Event registrations closed on 13/02/2020

Description

Kaya wandjoo Wadjuk Noongar boodjar

AISWA Primary Leaders are invited to join us to welcome the new school year with a burst of Cultural Awareness, immersed in Country and Place at Kaarta Koomba (Kings Park).

The purpose of this network meeting is to:

  • Explore our focus topic of 'Building Cultural Competence' with a guest speaker to share Noongar culture, protocols and relevant resources for primary classrooms.
  • Discuss trends and issues related to teaching and learning spaces for teachers and students
  • Share knowledge, experience, and resources with/amongst member
  • Invite primary leaders to a new online forum to continue conversations and sharing - via a Closed Facebook Group - please request to join https://www.facebook.com/groups/AISWAprimaryleaders

These regular network meetings are an opportunity for Primary Curriculum Leaders to meet and discuss teaching and learning matters in a collegiate forum. 

Please note, the meeting will commence with informal networking over lunch.

 

Presenters

Maree Whiteley (AISWA Staff)

Teaching And Learning Consultant - Primary

Maree Whiteley commenced her role as a Curriculum Consultant for the Association of Independent Schools of WA (AISWA) in 2011. Prior to this, she was a primary teacher and Curriculum Leader at St Mary’s Anglican Girls School in Western Australia. Maree has a long history as a Future-focused Educator, firstly as an experienced primary teacher, then curriculum design leader, resource writer and university lecturer. Maree works directly with school leaders, teachers and pre-service teachers at a local, national and international level to bring innovative and practical pedagogies into the classroom, through special projects and whole-school planning. Currently working in the area of Primary Teaching and Learning, with specific expertise within the Humanities and Social Sciences Learning Area, this gives Maree the perfect platform to go beyond the curriculum, exploring areas of global imperatives for our young people, such as ethical and humanitarian issues, critical thinking and cultural competence. Maree continues to enjoy sharing her experience, knowledge and expertise with others in workshops, conferences and in online forums.

Social

Andrew Beck (AISWA Staff)

Aboriginal Education OConsultant

Segments

Event Segment

Date / Time

17/02/2020
Starts: 12:00
Finishes: 15:30

Address

Kings Park Education Centre
Botanic Gardens and Parks Authority, Fraser Avenue, West Perth, Western Australia 6005
Australia

Learning Area

  • Leadership

School Area

  • Early Childhood (PK - 2)
  • Middle Primary (3-6)
  • Leadership

Event Contact

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