Developing Speaking and Listening in Early Years Classrooms

Learning Focus
Early Years
Start Date
11 Aug, 2021
Enrol by
4 Aug, 2021
Program Description

This is a series of three online webinars.

Jessica Mantei and a Lead Quality Teaching Coach – Literacy will support participants to understand the importance of speaking, listening and interacting in Prep to Year 2 classrooms.

Due to the interactive nature of these sessions they will not be recorded, therefore attendance at all THREE webinars is required.

Program Outcomes

Through engaging in this workshop participants will:

  • Increase their pedagogical content knowledge on speaking and listening
  • Examine different purposes for speaking and listening
  • Evaluate/Discuss formative assessment tools to analyse their students’ current progress
Australian Professional Standards


  • Standard 1 – Know students and how they learn
  • 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
Location, Date & Time

This is a series of three online webinars.

The link to the meeting platform will be sent to participants prior to the sessions.

Online – 3:15pm – 4:30pm

  • Wednesday 11 August
  • Wednesday 1 September
  • Wednesday 22 September