Keynote Session Thursday

0910 – 1010 This Keynote will explore the critical link between ‘well people’ and ‘well performance’. In part based on the insights of positive psychology into why leading from personal gift is the path of highest yield, I will use...
  • 03/04/2019
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1125 – 1225 Mindfulness is a generic skill with many applications relevant to work, learning and teaching. Being able to effectively engage attention is a pre-requisite for virtually anything else we want to do and for that reason is the...
  • 20/03/2019
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Mark Gleeson and James Riggall In Tasmania we have great schools, excellent teachers and wonderful young people, but sometimes there can be a disconnect between what we teach and how these experiences are delivered.  Mark and James will talk about...
  • 23/07/2018
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Pete Carr Peter will share some of the specific activities being undertaken within the city to establish Hobart’s own campus vision. From an initial narrative, to stakeholder consultation and practical strategic themes, this workshop will encourage ideas and discussion that...
  • 08/07/2018
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Pete Carr Although Hobart, at 1,696km², is slightly larger than the average school campus, the boundaries between city campus and school campus are increasingly blurred. From stakeholders to technologies and partnerships to vision, the smart campus is a critical design...
  • 08/07/2018
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To follow up Sally Gill’s Ed Talk prepare to be inspired by attending this hands-on workshop, where a range of hands-on stations will allow you to try a wide variety of digital technologies. Learn about the potential pros and cons...
  • 06/07/2018
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Sally will share a story of inspired/highly engaged students, courageous teachers and a supportive and resourceful community led by an inspirational school leader who captured an unexpected moment to build on a (digital learning) opportunity. This led to deepening the...
  • 06/07/2018
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Thursday, 10:00 – 10:45 Professor Chris Sarra’s work at Cherbourg State School, an Aboriginal community school in South East Queensland, was groundbreaking, exposing the teaching profession and Aboriginal communities to a newer, more positive and honourable reality in which Aboriginal children...
  • 18/07/2017
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Thursday, 11 30 – 11 50 It’s time to throw the playbook out the window. Technology has already happened to education and now all that is left is for our old friends Curriculum and Pedagogy to catch up. For that educators and administrators must embrace accelerated...
  • 12/07/2017
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Thursday, 11 50 – 12 10 What do all great teachers and leaders have in common? A need to continue to question and inquire into their practice and the effectiveness of it. Having an inquiry mindset is essential to improved...
  • 16/06/2017
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