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Differentiation for All Learners

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Differentiation for All Learners - Primary/Secondary Teachers, School Leaders, Heads of School, YLCs, Student Support Staff, Other Professionals Working with Adolescents

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Focus of the Conference

1. Planning your curriculum around students’ abilities & needs.

2. Facilitating differentiation through the use of Information Technology.

3. Identifying your learner needs through different formative assessments.

4. Developing whole school approaches to embed differentiation.

5. Embrace through the Key-Notes and Workshops, the new ideas/strategies that can be implemented into the mainstream classroom.

6. Allow the opportunity for participants to network through the Sessions/Morning Teas/ Lunches.

 

DAY ONE – Thursday 7th June, 2018

8.30am onwards Registration

9.00am – 9.10am House-Keeping details for the Conference

9.10am – 10.20am Keynote address by Mark Treadwell “The Future of Learning.”

10.20am – 10.30am Debrief of key-note address

10.30am – 11.00am Morning Tea

11.00am – 12.30pm Workshops (A – D)

  • Workshop A Rob O’Brien “Differentiating Learning in Every Classroom: Addressing the needs of Typical and Atypical Learners (including non-funded students with diverse learning needs).”
  • Workshop B Mark Treadwell “The Learning Process- Empowering all Learners.”
  • Workshop C Ron Thomas “Catering for all intelligences in English.”
  • Workshop D Greg Mitchell “WITHOUT ENGAGEMENT YOU HAVE NOTHING! - The Differentiators Tool Box.”

12.30pm – 1.10pm Lunch

1.10pm – 2.30pm Workshops (E – H)

  • Workshop E Ron Thomas “Towards a more Visual, Aural and Kinaesthetic English Classroom.”
  • Workshop F Mark Treadwell “The Competencies/Key Capabilities- Empowering all Learners.”
  • Workshop G Rob O’Brien “Differentiating Learning for Students who are Gifted.”
  • Workshop H Greg Mitchell “COOPERATIVE LEARNING - The game changer.”

2.40pm – 4.00pm Workshops (I- L)

  • Workshop I Greg Mitchell “What Champion Teachers Do. What really works for the 80%.”
  • Workshop J Kelly Ryan “A school wide collaborative approach to differentiation.”
  • Workshop K Rob O’Brien “Differentiating for students who are Dyslexic.”
  • Workshop L Emma McCarthy “Differentiating for Students with Diverse Needs.”

 

DAY TWO – Friday 8th June, 2018

8.15am – 9.00am Registration

9.00am – 9.10am House-Keeping details

9.10am – 10.20am Keynote address by Glen Pearsall “Questioning Techniques for the Differentiated Classroom”

10.20am – 10.30am Debrief of key-note address

10.30am – 11.00am Morning Tea

11.00am – 12.20pm Workshops (M - P)

  • Workshop M Merrick Brewer “Developing a whole school approach to embed differentiation.”
  • Workshop N Greg Mitchell “Understanding & Interpreting the Disability Discrimination Act (DDA) – Understanding disabled students rights.”
  • Workshop O Andrew Douch “The Air New Zealand approach to Differentiation.”
  • Workshop P Jo Prestia “Differentiating for Boys.”

12.30pm – 1.20pm Lunch

1.20pm – 2.40pm Workshops (Q - T)

  • Workshop Q Merrick Brewer “Differentiation through Contract Based Learning.”
  • Workshop R Greg Mitchell “THE DEATH OF A SINGLE GENERAL INTELLIGENCE! - Engaging Learners with Multiple Intelligence.”
  • Workshop S Andrew Douch “Technological Solutions to the Problems of Differentiation.”
  • Workshop T Jo Prestia “Differentiating for Special Needs Students.”

2.45pm – 3.00pm Closure of the Conference and final address by Greg Mitchell

 

Event Details:

 

Thursday 7th June & Friday 8th June, 2018

  8.30am - 4.00pm (Reg. from 8.30am)
 

Melbourne Cricket Ground,

Brunton Avenue, Richmond

Melbourne, Victoria Australia.

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  Target Audience - Primary/Secondary Teachers, School Leaders, Heads of School, YLCs, Student Support Staff, Other Professionals Working with Adolescents
  One Day: $AU449 GST Incl.
Two Days: $AU 699 GST Incl. (No split bookings)

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