2019 | Program

Tasmania Principals Association Conference 2019

Leading Today for Tomorrow
Health & Wellbeing
A conference for educational leaders
Wednesday 31 July – Friday 2 August
Ricky Ponting Function Room, Blundstone Arena, Bellerive


Wednesday 31 July
13:30 Registration
13:30 – 14:00 TPA AGM
OPENING SESSION
14:30 – 14:35 Welcome
Sally Milbourne
President, Tasmanian Principals Association
14:35 – 14:45 Welcome to Country
Julie Dunlop
South East Tasmanian Aboriginal Corporation
14:45 – 15:00 Opening Address
Tim Bullard
Secretary, Department of Education
SESSION 1
15:00 – 16:00 Through Frame to Freedom: Nuanced Leadership in Complex Times
Brendan Spillane
Educator, Speaker and Coach
16:00 – 16:45 Discussion Groups
16:45 – 17:00 Review of Day 1
17:00 – 18:30 Welcome Function

 

Thursday, August 1
08:00 Registration
08:45 – 09:00 Welcome to Day 2
09:00 – 09:10 Student Performance
SESSION 2
09:10 – 10:10 Beyond Performance: Connecting Wellbeing and Performance through Personal Authenticity
Brendan Spillane
Educator, Speaker and Coach
10:10 – 10:55 Discussion Groups
10:55 – 11:25 Morning Tea
SESSION 3
11:25 – 12:25 Keynote
Mindful Learning: from theory to application
Associate Professor Craig Hassed
Coordinator of Mindfulness Programs | Department of General Practice | Monash University
12:25 – 13:15 Discussion Groups
13:15 – 14:00 Lunch
14:00 – 15:30 WORKSHOP SESSIONS
SESSION 1 Mindful Learning: from theory to application Associate
Professor Craig Hassed
Coordinator of Mindfulness Programs | Department of General Practice | Monash University
SESSION 2 Bring it back to us: It is time to bring the focus back to those who make it all happen
Lucy Byrne
Managing Director, Healthy Tasmania
SESSION 3 Transforming a culture of mentally healthy school leaders
Claire Malengret
Principal Coaching and Support Service Manager, Headspace Queensland
SESSION 4 A Calm Brain, Calms Brains – the Neurobiology of Self Care
Hieu Nguyen
Social Worker | Department of Education Tasmania
15:30 – 16:15 Discussion Groups
16:15 – 16:30 Review of day 2
16:30 – 17:30 Happy Hour

 

Friday, August 2
08:00 Registration
08:45 – 08:50 Welcome to Day 3
08:50 – 09:00 Welcome
The Hon Jeremy Rockliff MP
09:00 – 09:10 Student Performance
SESSION 4
09:10 – 10:10 Keynote
Be heard, be you and feel better
Penny Terry
Creative Director, Healthy Tasmania
10:10 – 10:20 Speed Networking
10:20 – 10:50 Morning Tea
SESSION 5
10:50 – 12:20 Keynote
How do principals have exceptional wellbeing and effectiveness in a fast paced world
Dr Adam Fraser
12:20 – 13:05 Discussion Groups
13:05 – 13:15 Conference Close
13:15 – 14:00 Lunch