Embedding Indigenous perspectives across the curriculum

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					                                      Embedding Indigenous
                                      perspectives across the
                                            curriculum
                           This workshop is a joint initiative in partnership with:
                              Queensland Indigenous Education Consultative Committee
                                  (QIECC)
                              Dare to Lead, Australian Principals Association Professional
                                  Development Council (APAPDC)
                              Department of Education, Training and the Arts (DETA)
                              Queensland Catholic Education Commission (QCEC)
                              Independent Schools Queensland (ISQ)
                              Queensland Studies Authority (QSA).
                           Using a common frame of reference, this workshop showcases
                           statewide and local initiatives in the area of embedding
                           Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander perspectives within the
                           curriculum.
                           The workshops aim to establish a shared partnership in building
                           a common vison and focus for best-practice pedagogy and
                           curriculum in Queensland — valuing Aboriginal and Torres Strait
                           Islander perspectives, knowledges and ways of working.

                            Who
                            should      •   Principals and administrators
                            attend?     •   Heads of departments and teachers
                                        •   Staff of Learning Engagement Centres
                                        •   Regional and school-based Indigenous curriculum
                                            support workers

                            Outline     •   Develop knowledges and understanding, and share
                                            experiences of embedding Aboriginal and Torres
                                            Strait Islander perspectives within the curriculum
                                        •   Apply knowledge of Aboriginal and Torres Strait
                                            Islander perspectives within the Essential Learnings
                                            to plan for learning and assessment that meets the
                                            needs of Indigenous students
                                        •   Discuss Indigenous spirituality within the curriculum
                                        •   Work in groups to consider student pathways as part
                                            of the implementation plan for the Aboriginal and
                                            Torres Strait Islander Studies syllabus
                                        •   Network with colleagues from a range of locations to
                                            establish and sustain collegial and professional
                                            relationships and build partnerships to support the
Queensland Studies
Authority                                   embedding of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander
295 Ann Street
                                            perspectives within the curriculum
Brisbane
PO Box 307
Spring Hill Qld 4004
T: +61 7 3864 0471
                            Cost        FREE
F: +61 7 3229 2877
E: events@qsa.qld.edu.au
W: www.qsa.qld.edu.au
                            Agenda
                            Time       Activity

    For more information,   8:30 am    Registration
          contact:          9:00 am    Welcome to Country
   Events administration    9:15 am
                                       The big picture (QIECC): Plenary session
                                       National and State Directions: Indigenous education curriculum focus
       O7 3864 0471
                            10:00 am Dare to Lead Coalition
   events@qsa.qld.edu.au
                            10:30 am Morning tea

                                       Embedding Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander perspectives in
                            10:45 am schools/professional standards for teachers (DETA):
                                       Regional case studies
                                       Indigenous perspectives within the Essential Learnings (QSA–QCAR):
                            11:40 am
                                       Planning and assessment approaches
                            12:45 pm Lunch

                                       Local area studies and Indigenous spirituality within the curriculum
                            1:15 pm
                                       (Catholic Ed)
                            2:30 pm    Curriculum that meets the needs of Indigenous students (ISQ)
                                       Years 11 and 12 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (QSA):
                            3:15 pm
                                       Considering pathways from the Years 8 to 10 curriculum
                            3:30 pm    Questions (joint panel session) facilitated by QIECC: Evaluations
                            4:00 pm    Afternoon tea

     Delivered and
  sponsored by QIECC,       Dates and venue
QSA, QCEC, ISQ, Dare to
     Lead, Learning          Code            Area              Date             Duration                      Venue
 Engagement Centres -       QIECC09
                                                                                                      Frogs on the Water
 Inala & Townsville and                   Cairns            29 May 08       9:00 am – 4:00 pm         Tingara Street,
                                                                                                      Portsmith
the Catholic Education -                                                                              Logan Entertainment
Archdiocese of Brisbane,                  Brisbane                                                    Centre (Meeting room)
                            QIECC01                         23 June 08      9:00 am – 4:00 pm
 Diocese Rockhampton                      South                                                       170 Wembley Road
                                                                                                      Logan Central
    and Townsville.                                                                                   Maranoa Club
                            QIECC14       Roma              21 July 08      9:00 am – 4:00 pm         27 Hawthorne Street,
                                                                                                      Roma
                                                                                                      Red Earth Boutique
                                                                                                      Hotel
                            QIECC18       Mt Isa            25 July 08      9:00 am – 4:00 pm
                                                                                                      West Street, Cnr Rodeo
                                                                                                      Drive, Mt Isa
                                                                                                      Toowoomba Motel &
                                                                                                      Events Centre
                            QIECC04       Toowoomba         29 July 08      9:00 am – 4:00 pm
                                                                                                      2 Burnage Street,
                                                                                                      Toowoomba
                            QIECC06                                                                   Duhig Centre
                                          Rockhampton       5 Aug 08        9:00 am – 4:00 pm         143 West Street,
                                                                                                      Rockhampton
                            QIECC05                                                                   Civic Centre – Supper
                                                                                                      Room
                                          Bundaberg         6 Aug 08        9:00 am – 4:00 pm
                                                                                                      190 Bourbong Street,
                                                                                                      Bundaberg
                                                                                                      Salvation Army
                            QIECC08       Townsville        19 Aug 08       9:00 am – 4:00 pm         Conference Centre
                                                                                                      Beck Road, Townsville
                            QIECC10                                                                   Father Bernard O’Shea
                                          Brisbane                                                    Inservice Centre
                                                            18 Aug 08       9:00 am – 4:00 pm
                                          Central                                                     19 Lovedale Street,
                                                                                                      Wilston


                            Please encourage your staff to browse our website for changes
                            to workshops. PD information and registration form is available
                            on: www.qsa.qld.edu.au/qsa/pd/index.htm
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                                                               Embedding Indigenous perspectives across
                                                                                             curriculum

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