HALT Certification Portfolio Development Session

PL # 11797

  • Starting on 20 Apr 2018
  • Cancellation permitted until 16 Apr 2018
  • Event registrations closed on 16 Apr 2018

Delivery Format :

Event registration is Closed


Who is this program for? 

This one day program is for expert teachers who are intending to apply for National Certification as a Highly Accomplished or Lead Teacher. The workshops focus on readying annotated artefacts of practice (Portfolio) and other components of the Stage 1 submission. 
What will this program cover? 
This is a day of practical workshops and participants are asked to bring along artefacts of practice that they are thinking of including in their applications so that they are able to develop their own portfolios. The day will cover: 
  • An information session on Stage 1 of the certification process and situating your practice 
  • Selecting artefacts to demonstrate high level practice 
  • Writing annotations for artefacts 
  • Lead initiatives (for Lead teachers) 
  • Writing statements of claim 
  • Managing the process (referees and support) 
  • Ways of presenting portfolios (electronic or hard copy) 


Samantha Wynne (AISWA Staff)

Early Childhood Consultant

Samantha Wynne <span>(AISWA Staff)</span>

Samantha is an Early Years and School Leadership and Teacher Quality Consultant at AISWA.  She is a nationally certified Lead Teacher and brings with her over twenty five years practical experience in early years classrooms.  Sam is a passionate advocate for best practice and pedagogy in the early years and is committed to respecting children, childhood and families. She has held the roles of Lead Teacher and Curriculum Leader K-6 at Lance Holt School in Fremantle before commencing full time at AISWA in 2017. 

Sam attended the first AISWA Scotland Study Tour in 2012 which led to her involvement in the writing and editing of the AISWA Publication Nature Pedagogy (2015). As part of her role at AISWA she has presented on Nature Pedagogy and Principles and Practices of Early Childhood Pedagogy and offers school support to AISWA schools.  

Sam supports AISWA schools in National Quality Standards including the development and implementation of Quality Improvement Plans and Principal Audits. Sam co-ordinates the National Certification of Highly Accomplished and Lead Teachers (AITSL) and the Graduate Teacher program for AISWA schools

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Event Segment

Date / Time

20 Apr 2018 Starts: 10:00 Finishes: 15:00

Delivery Format : In Person

AISWA Training Room Suite 6A (First Floor)

PL Hours : 6.00

Learning Area

  • Leadership

School Area

  • Preschool (PK-K)
  • Early Childhood (PK - 2)
  • Middle Primary (3-6)
  • Secondary (7-10)

Event Contact

AITSL Standards