Term One: Early Childhood Sustainability Network Meeting

PL # 14178

  • Starting on 21 Feb 2024
  • Cancellation permitted until 15 Feb 2024
  • Event registrations closed on 20 Feb 2024

Delivery Format : In Person

Event registration is Closed


This is an opportunity to join a community of educators who share an interest in developing sustainable goals and practices within their schools. There will be opportunities to discuss the three pillars of sustainability, critically reflect on current practices, explore resources and share ideas.

Focus of Network Meeting: The NQS from the lens of sustainability

The schedule for this meeting is as follows:
4:00 pm - Afternoon tea and networking
4:20 - 4:50 pm - Workshop on the NQS from the lens of sustainability with Wendy Candy
4.50 - 5.30 pm - Reflections and sharing of current practices, and useful resources


Wendy Candy (AISWA Staff)

Early Childhood Consultant

Wendy Candy <span>(AISWA Staff)</span>

Wendy Candy is an Early Childhood Consultant with AISWA. She is an experienced educator, leader, and mentor with expertise in designing innovative curricula and pedagogy in early childhood contexts. In 2019, Wendy was the recipient of the Australian Council for Educational Leaders WA Teacher Leader Award for Excellence. She has taught in early years classrooms and in universities and has conducted research on supporting educators and engaging children in ethical decision-making around sustainability issues. Wendy is currently researching educational leaders’ perspectives on play-based learning. Wendy is passionate about professional growth, teaching pedagogies and curriculum development, sustainability and quality learning and teaching. Wendy has recent teaching experiences and stories of practice, and she looks forward to providing support and mentoring for educators and leaders. Her work at AISWA includes supporting the development of Quality Improvement Plans, mentoring and coaching, assisting with planning and programming, and providing advice in early childhood pedagogy, including literacy, play-based learning and nature pedagogy.

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Term One: Early Childhood Sustainability Network Meeting

Date / Time

21 Feb 2024 Starts: 16:00 Finishes: 17:30

Delivery Format : In Person

AISWA Seminar Room (First Floor)


Suite 5, 41 Walters Drive
Osborne Park WA 6017

Parking bays are available on Walters Drive (max. fee is $5.00 p/day). To use these bays, you will need to first download the EasyPark App on your phone. https://bit.ly/3R63Ndg When you arrive you can scan the QR code on the parking meter to pay for your parking using the app. Please note that the meters are no longer accepting cash or card payments. Alternatively, public transport is available via train & bus: Joondalup Line – Stop at Glendalough Station. Bus transfers: Bus no. 407, Bus stop: 25350

PL Hours : 1.50

Learning Area

  • Early Childhood

School Area

  • Preschool (PK-K)
  • Early Childhood (PK - 2)
  • Pre-Primary
  • Kindergarten
  • Year 1
  • Year 2

Event Contact

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