News

  • 03 Apr 17
    STEM AISWA STEM Expo (Poster Event)
  • 16 Mar 17
    STEM New grants to put students' STEM learning into action
    Today the Minister for Industry, Innovation and Science, the Hon Arthur Sinodinos, announced the government will invest $4 million over the next four years for eligible Australian schools and community organisations to set up dedicated maker spaces to offer students the ability to develop STEM skills through hands on experience in aspects of design, technology, innovation and entrepreneurship.
  • 14 Mar 17
    General, Curriculum, The Arts, English, Literacy Australian Children's Laureate at Purnululu School
    We are very excited to see the work of the Australian Children’s Laureate with one of our remote Indigenous member schools
  • 13 Mar 17
    Leadership & Teacher Capacity Master Classes, Courses, Information Sessions and Services 2017 Booklet Launched
  • 01 Mar 17
    Literacy Lifting the Lid on Words and Pictures: AISWA's Newest Publication
    Lifting the Lid on Words and Pictures: Brett Healey looks at the Watertower by Gary Crew and Steven Woolman - AISWA's newest publication available for purchase from the AISWA Bookstore.
  • 22 Feb 17
    IT Procurement and Services Microsoft Licence Renewal for AISWA EES Consortia Schools
    The 2017 Microsoft Enrolment for Education Solutions (EES) licensing program is due for renewal. The program provides schools with the opportunity make significant savings when purchasing licenses for Microsoft products. Renewal of this agreement is due 30 April 2017, indeed some schools may have already received an email notification from Microsoft advising the current agreement is about to expire. For further information please see the AISWA / Microsoft EES Agreement page.
  • 21 Feb 17
    Professional Learning AISWA's First STEM Expo Day
    ​In 2016, the AISWA STEM Grant provided many of our schools with the inspiration and opportunity to try new ideas for teaching STEM subjects in a rich and integrated way. This is an opportunity for interested teachers and school leaders to come and explore some of the projects that were undertaken.
  • 16 Feb 17
    General, Professional Learning, Leadership & Teacher Capacity Social Ventures Australia - Evidence for Learning
    Social Ventures Australia presents Evidence for Learning in this information session for school leaders.
  • 20 Jan 17
    General, Professional Learning, Leadership & Teacher Capacity Amplify: Designing Bright Futures - Phase 2
  • 12 Jan 17
    General, Literacy, Member News Subscribe to the AISWA Literacy Digest
    The AISWA LITERACY TEAM compile a frequently emailed digest containing targeted information on exciting upcoming professional learning, news and stories we feel may be of interest to you.
  • 14 Dec 16
    General Season's Greetings from AISWA
    Executive Director, Valerie Gould and the Staff of the Association of Independent Schools of Western Australia wish you a wonderful holiday season and a healthy and peaceful New Year. The AISWA Office will be closed from midday on Wednesday 21 December 2016 and will reopen on Tuesday 3 January 2017.
  • 29 Nov 16
    Technologies, ICT Integration CSER Lending Library - Digital Technologies equipment
    The Computer Science Education Research Group (CSER) Lending Library enables schools to integrate a huge range of exciting and motivating Digital Technologies educational equipment into the classroom.
  • 16 Nov 16
    ICT Integration APPortunities to Shine: AISWA's Newest Publication
    APPortunities to Shine: Using Mobile Technologies in Classrooms and Other Amazing Places, is AISWA's newest publication and will be available for purchase from the AIWA Bookstore.
  • 11 Nov 16
    ICT Integration, IT Procurement and Services Announcing AISWA's Partnership with BrightBytes
    AISWA is pleased to announce a new partnership agreement with BrightBytes a research driven, learning analytics company and developer of the Clarity software platform.
  • 12 Oct 16
    Early Childhood Nature's Learning Curve
  • 24 Aug 16
    General, Literacy EAL/D Network Meeting - Summary of important information
  • 10 Aug 16
    General, Professional Learning, Curriculum, Early Childhood Inquiry Learning with Kath Murdoch
  • 04 Jul 16
    Humanities, English, Literacy Stories of Place - Conference
    Fancy an inspiring day of historical storytelling in and around the maritime precinct of Fremantle? Amazing PL on Fri 22 July for all teachers of English, History and Geography.
  • 20 Jun 16
    General, NAPLAN and Data NAPLAN? No worries
    Despite widespread community concern about the pressure that the National Assessment Program – Literacy and Numeracy (NAPLAN) testing places on students, new research from ECU has found that the standardised testing regime has only a minimal impact on levels of stress.
  • 09 May 16
    General, Early Childhood Early Childhood Study Tour to Reggio Emilia
    Call for Expressions of Interest
  • 03 May 16
    General, English, Literacy Prof Gary Crew: Critical Visual Literacy: The Creative Collaboration Between Author and Illustrator
    Gary Crew is one of Australia’s most awarded authors of illustrated books having worked with Greg Rogers, Shaun Tan, Steven Woolman, Peter Gouldthorpe and Matt Ottley.
  • 22 Apr 16
    General, English, Literacy A Morning with Leigh Hobbs
    Teachers, ​librarians and school staff are invited to a morning with Leigh Hobbs.
  • 15 Mar 16
    General, Reminder, Curriculum, Languages Languages Survey Now Open
    School appointed "Languages Coordinators" have until 8 April to complete the annual Languages Survey.
  • 10 Mar 16
    General, Mathematics, Technologies, Science, Funding AISWA STEM Funding Initiative
    AISWA member schools are invited to submit an application for funding to help teachers in implementing and promoting the incorporation of STEM knowledge and skills into the curriculum.
  • 15 Feb 16
    Professional Learning, Technologies, ICT Integration, IT Procurement and Services Microsoft Education Roadshow – Next Level Learning
    AISWA is pleased to announce in partnership with Microsoft and Hale School a free one-day professional learning workshop Tuesday 22nd March 2016, where you’ll hear from other schools and education experts about how you can transform learning using Microsoft and Intel technology.

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