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BOSTES syllabuses

BOSTES syllabus development: Have your say before 31 Aug.

BOSTES has begun consultation on draft Stage 6 (Yrs 11-12) English, Mathematics, Science and History syllabuses, including Life Skills outcomes and content.   Teachers and members of the community can have their say through an online survey, attendance at a consultation meeting or via written submission until 31 August 2016.   http://www.boardofstudies.nsw.edu.au/syllabuses/curriculum-development/senior-years.html   BOSTES consultation…

anxious kids effective teaching workshop

Anxious Kids: Effective Teaching – Professional Development Workshop

Now 8th September, Concord NSW. Presented by Kelly Fullarton. Audience: All school teachers and school psychologists. Overview: Having a learning disability or difficulty can be very challenging. Not only does it affect a student’s academic performance, but it can also have a significant and long lasting effect on a student’s psychological development. This workshop will…

Linking Language to Primary School Learning Workshop

Linking Language to Primary School Learning – P.D. Workshop

16th September, Concord NSW. Presented by Wendy Coggins, Educational Language Speech Pathologist. Audience: Teachers, Teacher’s Aides & Tutors. Workshop Overview: Effective and practical strategies to improve student engagement and response to explicit language instruction. The goals of the workshop are to unpack useful language strategies in the areas of language processing, expressive language, vocabulary building,…