ISV’s vision is of a strong Independent education sector demonstrating best practice, providing excellent outcomes for students and choice for families. A key component of realising this vision is by supporting excellence in professional learning programs for school leaders, teachers and support staff in a number of ways.
On these pages details of events other than our facilitated seminars can be found. These will include webinar recordings, events being sponsored by ISV and other programs.
Mathematics Education Conference 2019
Independent Schools Victoria is supporting the Mathematical Association of Victoria’s (MAV) Education Conference 2019.
This event takes place in Horsham West and Haven Primary School, 24 Hillary Street, Horsham, on Friday 2 August 2019 between 9.30 am and 3.30 pm.
The conference is for primary and secondary teachers, and aims to:
build teachers understanding of the big ideas in mathematics
For further information on the conference and other professional learning opportunities with the association, visit the MAV website.
Cultures of Thinking Conference
ISV is supporting the 7th Cultures of Thinking Conference at Bialik College by offering a number of scholarships to encourage teachers from Member Schools to attend.
The 7th Cultures of Thinking Conference – Redefine, Reimagine Education will be held on Sunday 18 August and Monday 19 August 2019. The keynote speakers are Dr Edward Klapp, Principal Investigator at Project Zero at the Harvard Graduate School of Education, Tiziana Filippini, Pedagogista who collaborates with Reggio Children in Italy and abroad, and Dr Elanor Huntington, Dean of the Australian National University College of Engineering and Computer Science.
The professional learning from Project Zero, Reggio Emilia, Bialik College and other leading educators has direct, practical and powerful application in the classroom.
Eligible scholarships are available to Member Schools that have not sent participants to the previous three Cultures of Thinking Conferences (in 2017, 2015 and 2013). Up to two scholarships are available for each eligible school.
Successful applicants will receive a 50 per cent subsidy to attend the two-day conference. Earlybird Conference. Registration is $749.00
For more information, please contact Genia Janover, Ambassador on (03) 9825 7233.