Session 406

Title: A Creative Look at School-based Professional Learning

Presenter: Lorraine White, Educational Services, Ultimo Operational Directorate

Type: Practical

Duration: 60 mins

Overview: ‘A Creative Look at School-based Professional Learning’ explores the key elements of quality professional learning for teachers. This practical workshop is designed to encourage teachers to think creatively about the design and delivery of innovative school-based professional learning. Participants will have the opportunity to interact with a variety of tools and strategies, including social media and Information and Communication Technologies, which can be used to engage teachers in learning and build a community of practice. The aim of the course is for participants to draw on quality practice to produce an example of professional learning to build teacher knowledge and skills in the delivery of their curriculum.

Target Audience: K-12, Teachers & Executive

Requirements: Bring a mobile device.

Resources: Link to the website: http://creatively.weebly.com