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ACSA Webinars
2021 Webinar program
  

Welcome to ACSA's 2021 professional learning webinars 

ACSA continues to offer a fantastic range of professional learning topics delivered via our webinar medium, valued even more following a year of online/homebased learning and teaching. 2021 will see over 30 hours of online Professional Learning sessions for educators!

The year's program gets underway in Term 1 on February 24 with 6 exciting sessions from the editors and a number chapter authors of the highly regarded book, Flip the System Australia: What matters in education. Registration for these sessions is now open, see the schedule below for more details. 

The full year's program is also scheduled and registrations for Term 2 and 3 sessions will be open soon. Please scroll down to see the full year's list or download a printable calendar.

   
2021 Program - downloadable pdf

Per Webinar prices incl. GST: 
ACSA Institutional PLUS member - FREE more info
ACSA Standard member - $60
Non-member - $80

Registration

Registration for one or more webinar in a topic is easy. Simply click on a title link below and on the last registration page you will have the option to register for that session alone or add others from the same topic.

Payment is by credit card only and registration and payment must be completed before webinar log in information can be provided for attendees.

ACSA webinars usually start at 7pm AEDT/AEST and are one hour in duration. Each one hour webinar is cross-referenced against the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers for ease of professional development planning and a Certificate of Participation is provided when you have attended the full webinar.

Can't make it on the night?
No problem, all paid registrations will receive a link to a recording of the session whether able to attend or not. Recordings of past sessions are available from ACSA's webinars on demand 

Evidence of participation:
- ACSA Certificate of Participation for full attendance at the live webinar
- Receipt of payment
- Recording of webinar

Please note: if you are unable to attend a webinar, refunds and Certificates of Participation cannot be given. Paid registrations will still receive a recording of the webinar regardless of attendance.

Membership:
Think about becoming a member of ACSA to take advantage of our great member discounts, with over 30 webinars scheduled for 2021, it soon adds up.

Institutional PLUS Membership allows all staff to attend ACSA's live webinars for free as well as access to the recordings of those webinars held during the life of the membership. Click here for more information about this exciting member level.

Join the curriculum conversation while completing professional learning hours from your desk top. Contact us if you have any queries at acsa@acsa.edu.au.

2021 - TERM 1 Webinars

DATE

Presenter

Webinar title (and topic)

Wednesday
24 February 2021
Cameron Paterson, Director of Learning and Teaching, SHORE School; Deborah Netolicky, Head of Teaching and Learning, St Mark's Anglican Community School; and, Jon Andrews, Study Skills Coordinator, St Paul's School

Flip the System Australia: What Matters in Education - Editors' introduction

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Wednesday
3 March 2021

Anna Hogan, Senior Lecturer and Bob Lingard, Emeritus Professor, University of Queensland

Teachers' Perceptions of Commercialisation in Australian Public Schools: Implications for Teacher Professionalism

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Tuesday 
9 March 2021

TEACHMEET

 Details and registration coming soon

Wednesday
10 March 2021

Gavin Hays, Learning Leader, Catholic Education Diocese of Parramatta; Adam Hendry, Assistant Principal (Learning), Parramatta Marist High

Changing Education in Action: Lighting the Collective Efficacy Flame

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Wednesday
17 March 2021
Ryan Gill, Head of Learning and Teaching (7-12) and Carla Gagliano, Head of Learning and Teaching (ELC-6), Masada College

From Silo to Study Group: Subverting Teacher Learning

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Wednesday
24 March 2021 
Pasi Sahlberg, Professor of Education Policy, Gonski Institute for Education

Equitable Education in Australia: Empowering Schools to Lead the Way

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Wednesday 
31 March 2021

Dan Haesler, Director, Cut Through Coaching & Consulting

Reach Them Then Teach Them

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TERM 2 Webinars - registrations will open soon

DATE

Presenter

Webinar title (and topic)

Wedesday 
28 April 2021

Alan Reid, Professor Emeritus of Education, University of South Australia

Towards a new approach to curriculum change

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Tuesday 
4 May 2021

Stephanie Salazar, Assistant Principal/Instructional Coach, John Purchase Primary School

Pre-service education

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Wednesday
5 May 2021
Tanya Vaughan, Associate Director, Social Ventures Australia; Robyn Arri, Our Lady Help of Christians School (OLHOC)

Leading evidence-informed improvement in writing

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Tuesday 
11 May 2021

Jake Plaskett, Director of Studies, Knox Grammar

Not another webinar?! A crash course on innovation wrapped in tradition

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Wednesday
12 May 2021

Lisa Scobie, Head Teacher, Studio School and David Buswell, Transition Advisor, Kurri Kurri High School

School Studio at Kurri Kurri High School

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Tuesday
18 May 2021

Alison Rourke, Principal and Raeanne Gulic, Assistant Principal, Fairy Meadow Demonstration School

Innovative education strategies

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Wednesday 
19 May 2021
TEACHMEETDetails and registration to be advised
Tuesday
25 May 2021
Michael Smith, Deputy Principal, Marsden State High School

Early career teaching and mentoring

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Wednesday 
26 May 2021
Scott Dirix, Head of School and Kim Brady, Assistant Head of School, Indie School

Flexible Learning

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Tuesday
8 June 2021
Christian Williams, Enterprise Academy Manager, Mentone Girls' Grammar School 

Achieving and measuring personal excellence in teaching

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Wednesday 
9 June 2021
Steve Harrison,  Project Officer (VET and Senior Secondary) Australian Education Union

Towards an Employment Logic: the cultural shift needed to improve VET outcomes for secondary school students

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Tuesday
15 June 2021

Mathew White, Deputy Head and Faye McCallum, Head of School, School of Education, University of Adelaide

Teacher wellbeing

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Wednesday
16 June 2021

Ryan Gill, Head of Learning and Teaching (7-12), Masada College

Sparking the curiosity - Developing a culture of thinking in our classrooms and schools

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TERM 3 Webinars - registrations will open soon

DATE

Presenter

Webinar title (and topic)

Tuesday
20 July 2021
Jane Hunter, Associate Professor, University of Technology Sydney

High Possibility STEM Classrooms in Australia: Fact or fiction?

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Wednesday 
21 July 2021

Tanya Vaughan, Associate Director, Social Ventures Australia and Jenny Mackay, Dandenong North Primary School

Evidence-informed literacy strategies to improve primary students' learning 

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Tuesday
27 July 2021

Phillip Poulton, Sydney School of Education and Social Work, Academic Tutor/PhD Candidate

Teacher agency in curriculum reform: the role of teachers' assessment literacy

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Wednesday 
28 July 2021
Hamish Curry, Executive Director, Asia Education Foundation (AEF)

Global goals of the Mparntwe Education Declaration

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Tuesday
3 August 2021
Jessica Colleu Terradas, Literacy Coach, Learning Improvement division - Department for Education SA

How can we disrupt the negative trajectory of older struggling readers?

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Tuesday
10 August 2021
Michael Smith, Deputy Principal, Marsden State High School

Early career teacher wellbeing

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Wednesday 
11 August 2021

Tanya Vaughan, Associate Director, Social Ventures Australia and Michael Rosenbrock, Wodonga Senior Secondary College

Embedding meta-cognition and self-regulation across secondary subjects

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Tuesday
17 August 2021
Jennie Vine, Assistant Principal, Wooranna Park Primary School

Deep thinking and learning accountability: Preparing students for future employment

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Wednesday
18 August 2021
TEACHMEET

Details and registration to be advised

Tuesday
24 August 2021
Christian Williams, Enterprise Academy Manager, Mentone Girls' Grammar School

Building teacher agency - Networking and relationship building strategies for engaging community partners

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Wednesday 
25 August 2021

Scott Dirix, Head of School and Kim Brady, Assistant Head of School, Indie School

Developing a school wellbeing strategy

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Wednesday
1 September 2021
Liz Benson, Deputy Principal Junior Secondary and Joni Cameron, Head of English and Languages, Coombabah State High School

Moderation as a vehicle for creating a collaborative culture in English and Humanities

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Tuesday
7 September 2021

Chris Buswell, STEM Teacher/Pedagogical Coach, Mountain Creek State High School

Shaping STEM EdTech for your context

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Wednesday 
8 September 2020
Hamish Curry, Executive Director, Asia Education Foundation (AEF)

Decoding intercultural updates in the Australian Curriculum

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