Teacher’s Professional Learning Day

Teachers' professional learning day alongside With Secrecy and Despatch, Campbelltown Arts Centre, 2016

Saturday 3 March | 9am – 3pm

This creative professional learning day will introduce teachers to diverse Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists working in visual and performing arts. The course is underpinned by introductory cultural awareness training, for educators to better understand and engage with local history, place, culture and communities.

Presenters include AECG (Dharawal Region) with Karen Beetson facilitating cultural awareness training; keynote from Jacinta Tobin specializing in story, language and song; Yidaki (Didgeridoo) performance and (quick!) visual art workshop with artist Blak Douglas as well as an afternoon artist panel with Danie Mellor and Nicole Monks.

Teachers: High school Creative Arts, Aboriginal Education Officers, HSIE, English
(all teachers in relation to cross-curriculum priority area)

For schools requiring alternate payment methods, including EFT transfer or invoice prior to payment, please complete this booking form


Completing Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art for Secondary Teachers will contribute 4 hours of NESA Registered PD addressing standard descriptors 1.4.2 and 2.4.2 from the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers towards maintaining Proficient Teacher Accreditation in NSW.