May 29

Term 3 professional learning day

The Penrith, Mt Druitt, Blacktown and Windsor Teacher Librarian Professional Learning Group is hosting an exciting professional development day in Term 3, on Monday 10th August (Week 5), at Clairgate Public School, Colorado Drive, St Clair.
Host Teacher Librarian: Lisa McInally
Phone: 9670-1408

Please see the Agenda (below).

Online registration through MyPL@DET is now available using one of the following:
Course title: PMBW Teacher Librarian Professional Development Day Term 3 2015
Course code: NR08226

To enrol for this conference, you need to do the following:
1. Complete the online registration (which closes on Monday 27th July).
2. Give a copy of the tax invoice (see attachment) to your SAM so they can prepare a cheque
When completing the online registration, please select the payment option “Cheque”, as there is NO DIRECT DEBIT available.

Please note that we now have a new Treasurer, Jan Poona from Rooty Hill PS, and there are new payment arrangements. If you are a 229 School please email Jan, so she is aware that payment may be delayed.

Please also note your registration is not official until payment has been received. Places for this PD Day are strictly limited!

If you have any special dietary requirements, please contact Jenny Scheffers

The Committee hopes you will be able to join us for this exciting professional learning day!

Jenny Scheffers,
Teacher Librarian @ Caddies Creek PS

8:15 am Registration & Coffee

9:00 am Welcome by Principal, Housekeeping & General Business

9:10 am Sponsor Presentations

9:30 am Concurrent Sessions: Progressing with Oliver:
Research Projects – Evidence of how Oliver is supporting student learning
(A) Primary: Julie Grazotis (Banks PS), Ian McLean (Penrith PS)
(B) Secondary: Jenny Dengate (Glenmore Park HS), Lolita Garcia (Richmond HS)

10:30 am MORNING TEA and Sponsors’ Displays

11:15 am STEPS Book Forum – Engaging your school learning community: Julie Grazotis (Banks PS)

12:15 pm: Guest Author: Randa Abdel-Fattah

1:15 pm LUNCH and Sponsors’ Displays

2:00 pm CBCA Update: Jackie Hawkes (CBCA) and Honor White (CBCA)

2.30 pm Promoting reading through dynamic author / illustrator visits: Jenny Scheffers (Caddies Creek PS)

3:00 pm Evaluation and lucky badge prizes.

Click HERE to download the presenters’ materials.


Posted May 29, 2015 by ianmclean in category conferences, news

About the Author

Ian McLean is a Sydney-based Australian primary (elementary) teacher-librarian, who spends way too much of his spare time blogging in cyberspace. A former editor of the NSW Department of Education and Training's professional journal, "Scan", he enjoys learning - along with his students and teaching colleagues - about the wonders of information and communications technology (ICT) in education.

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