Middle Leaders – Leading Curriculum, Pedagogy and Assessment

Learning Focus
Australian Curriculum
Mode
Face-to-face
Start Date
13 Aug, 2024
Enrol by
6 Aug, 2024
Program Description

Middle leaders play a crucial role in teaching and learning in our schools.

Curriculum Leaders from Primary and Secondary schools are invited to participate in three spaced professional learning days to build curriculum, pedagogy, and assessment capability.

The spaced professional learning days will focus on:

  • Day 1 – Assessing with the curriculum (Co-presented with ACARA)
  • Day 2 – Pedagogical teaching strategies
  • Day 3 – Effective curriculum leadership

Day 1 will be co-presented with Julie King from ACARA who will focus on the purpose and principles of assessment

Program Outcomes

The workshop will focus on:

  • Purpose of assessment
  • Relationship between content descriptions and achievement standards
  • Commenting on a work sample
  • Assessment principles and activity/task design
  • Planning for achievement standard evidence
  • Work sample collection process
  • Quality curriculum school planning and resources

The professional learning days will focus on:

  • Leading effective curriculum assessment and reporting practices.
  • Leading the implementation of the pedagogical teaching strategies
  • Leading a systematic approach to effective curriculum implementation

 

Australian Professional Standard

Teachers

  • Standard 2 – Know content and how to teach it
  • Standard 3 – Plan for and implement effective teaching and learning
  • Standard 5 – Assess, provide feedback and report on student learning
  • Standard 6 – Engage in professional learning

Principals

  • Leading teaching and learning
  • Leading the management of the school
Location, Date & Time

North – Launceston Conference Centre – 9am – 3pm

  • Day 1 – Tuesday 13 August 2024
  • Day 2 – Tuesday 17 September 2024
  • Day 3 – Tuesday 5 November 2024

South – Professional Learning Institute – 9am – 3pm

  • Day 1 – Wednesday 14 August 2024
  • Day 2 – Wednesday 18 September 2024
  • Day 3 – Wednesday 6 November 2024