News

  • General

    AISWA Leaders Conference 2024

    ‘Embrace the Change’ was the theme for the inaugural AISWA Leaders Conference held at Optus Stadium on Monday 20th May. Hosted by Tina Altieri, it included a Welcome to Country bt Emeritus Prof. Simon Forrest, conference welcome by Hon Dr. Tony Buti and keynotes by Prof. Donna Cross OAM, (the critical role of wellbeing education), Steve Sammartino (the COURAGE needed to embrace the ‘revolution’ in technology), Mick Liubinskas ( fighting the war on climate change), Chris Massey ED of AISWA, and Graham Catt CEO of Independent Schools Australia (the Independent sector) and the highlight of the evening, the Hon. Julie Bishop (authentic message urging us to know ourselves, follow our passions, and stay true to our values). AISWA extebds thanks to sponsors: Grange Insurance, Data#3, FACTS, Intrepid Cleaning, NGS Super, Office Line, OSHClub, and elastik.

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  • Curriculum

    Free Online Courses - All Teachers

    Available now! 'Micro-credentials for Classroom Confidence' is a series of FREE specialised online qualifications (micro credentials) suitable for all educators, sponsored by the Australian Government. The qualifications address the following topics: Classroom Management, Explicit Teaching and Teaching Phonics. More Modules promised in late 2024.

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  • General

    Premier’s Reading Challenge 2024

    Calling all our Independent Schools! From 6 May - 6 September 2024, the Premier’s Reading Challenge 2024 is open to all WA students from Kindergarten through Year 10. The challenge program is designed to encourage students' reading enjoyment and to read as many books as possible. Encourage your students to get on board and win some great prizes!

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  • CurriculumGeneralLeadership, Teacher Capacity

    Director of Curriculum and Pedagogy Welcome

    The Curriculum and Pedagogy Directorate provides a range of programs and services to empower leaders and educators across the sector to meet the evolving needs of their students and communities. Our experienced and highly skilled staff are here to assist you.

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  • General

    Director of School Programs and Services Welcome

    Throughout 2024, the School Programs and Services Directorate is dedicated to providing unwavering support to schools. Our team comprises highly skilled and dedicated professionals poised to assist you on your educational journey.

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  • Funding

    PALS Reconciliation Action Funding

    The PALS program encourages WA schools to develop projects promoting and advancing reconciliation in their local community. Schools can apply to receive funding for a 2-year period (2024 and 2025).

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  • General

    Changes to the Working with Children Legislation

    Changes to the Working with Children Legislation

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  • General

    MLC Student - Beazley Medal Winner

    Congratulations to 2023 WACE ATAR Beazley Medal winner, Elena Latchem from Methodist Ladies’ College.

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  • General

    AISWA Welcomes New Directors

    We are excited to announce the appointment of four new Directors who will guide the adoption of AISWA's 2024 'Strategic Plan for the Future'.

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  • Digital Systems, Safety, Security

    AI Guidelines for Schools 2024

    Ready for Term 1 2024, Education Ministers have approved implementation of the new Australian Framework for Generative Artificial Intelligence (AI) in Schools.

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  • General

    New Snapshot of Independent Schools Released

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  • General

    Experts to Review Post-School Options for Secondary Students

    Experts to review post-school options for secondary students

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