CON 14 Program – Thursday

             Thursday 5th June

8.00 Registration & Networking – Coffee / Tea on arrival
8.30 Key Note Address 4:

Dr Jim Watterston, Director General, Department of Education, Training and Employment (Queensland)

WHAT SCHOOL LEADERS CAN DO TO CHANGE RESULTS BY CHANGING THE WAY THEY WORK WITH OTHERS

9.00 Key Note Address 5:

Dr Alma Harris, Professor and Director, Institute of Educational Leadership, University of Malaya and Pro-Director (Leadership) Institute of Education University of London.

DISTRIBUTED LEADERSHIP AND HIGH PERFORMANCE

10.15 Sponsors / Housekeeping
10.30 Morning Tea
11.00 Sponsors / Housekeeping
11.15 Key Note Address 6:

Steve Francis, Leading Educator, Author, Researcher, Consultant

SUSTAINING SANITY AND SATISFACTION IN TIMES OF CHANGE – AND STILL HAVE A LIFE

12.15 Key Note Address 7: NDIS, Pre-Planning for Schools

Mark Edmonds, Queenslanders with Disability Network

NATIONAL DISABILITY INSURANCE SCHEME: Preparing Students, Families And Teachers For The Change

1.00 Lunch and School Performance
Room:

Theme:

Chair:

Roosevelt

Leadership

Trish Thiedeman

Kennedy

Communication

Roselynne Anderson

Lincoln

Senior Schooling

Megan Cameron

Westminster

HOSES 101

Kathy Johns

Washington

Technology

Lyn Buxton

1.45 Workshop 16 Workshop 17 Workshop 18 Workshop 19 Workshop 20
DEVELOPING DISTRIBUTIVE LEADERSHIP THROUGH PROFESSIONAL LEARNING COMMUNITIES: A PRACTICAL APPROACH

(WORKSHOP REPEATED)

Dr Alma Harris and Michelle Jones

University of Malaya

PHATIC COMMUNICATION AND DISABILITY

Ben Holt and

Louise Ruzic

Mount Ommaney Special School

AUTHENTIC TRANSITION PATHWAYS FOR STUDENTS WITH DISABILITY

Kylie Glencross

Aspley Special School

CROSSING THE DIVIDE

Belinda Russell

Pine Rivers

Special School

ONESCHOOL MASTER SUPPORT PROVISIONS

Penny Terrill

Dawson River and Central Highlands Cluster

2.45 Workshop 21 Workshop 22 Workshop 23 Workshop 24 Workshop 25
DEVELOPING DISTRIBUTIVE LEADERSHIP THROUGH PROFESSIONAL LEARNING COMMUNITIES: A PRACTICAL APPROACH

(WORKSHOP REPEATED)

Dr Alma Harris and Michelle Jones

University of Malaya

HOW TO USE VISUALS, ROUTINES AND TARGETS TO PROMOTE POSITIVE BEHAVIOUR FOR STUDENTS WITH ASD

Nicholas Alexander

Pine Rivers

Special School

THE POWER OF PATH

Corina Searchfield

Clifford Park Special School

CLASSROOM PROFILING: A PEDAGOGICAL FOCUS

Carolyn Bofinger

Mitchelton State School SEP

ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY – SUSTAINABILITY BEYOND MSSWD

Jeff Souter

DETE

3.45
4.00 Workshop 26 Workshop 27 Workshop 28 Workshop 29 Workshop 30
PERFORMANCE CONVERSATIONS THAT IMPROVE PERFORMANCE

Nick Burnett

Growth Coaching International

COMMUNICATION

RESOURCE PORTFOLIO

Fleur Watson

and Melissa Bakes

Mitchelton Special School

STEP-UP TO EMPLOYMENT

Charmaine Driver and Lyndall Hayes

Darling Point Special School

THE HOSES AND SEP TEACHERS HANDBOOK/ INDUCTION

Trevor Firth

QASEL

Life Member

NATIONALLY CONSISTENT COLLECTION OF DATA

Mark Hohnke

DETE

5.00 Close
6.30 Pre-dinner Drinks (cash bar)
7.00 Conference Dinner (included in 3 day registration)

Dinner Speaker: Dr Alma Harris             Entertainment: DJ Andy T