North East Metropolitan and Wheatbelt District Professional Learning 2018

The NEMLDC Outreach Service offers a range of professional learning sessions that are focused on supporting teachers to plan for and implement effective oral language interventions, in order to support the development of reading and writing.

In 2018 we are offering a range of professional learning sessions. Participants can register for these sessions by accessing the NE Mtr LDC PLIS calendar at the following link: https://plis.det.wa.edu.au/?org=20*PD events subject to change. Please check the NE Mtr LDC PLIS calendar for events and dates throughout the year.

Full Day District Professional Learning Events

Participants and PD Structure

These professional learning sessions are for teachers and support staff who wish to expand their knowledge and ability to effectively implement oral language intervention for children with language and literacy difficulties.

Each professional learning session includes relevant background theory, systematic and explicit intervention frameworks, exploration of intervention programs and resources, and demonstration of strategies and practical ideas suitable for a range of age ranges.  Participants are given the opportunity to practice implementing skills taught and are provided with electronic resources to take back to their schools.

Participants can register for PL sessions by accessing the NE Mtr LDC PLIS calendar at the following link: https://plis.det.wa.edu.au/?org=20*PD events subject to change.

Full Day Professional Learning Events – Perth

Term 1:

Term 2:

  • Thursday 10th May – A Bridge to Literacy: Oral to Written Narrative Intervention (K-3)
  • Thursday 7th June – Grappling with Grammar (K-3): Syntax and Morphology Intervention and Instruction
  • Tuesday 19th June – The Magic of Meaning (K-3): Vocabulary and Semantics Intervention and Instruction

Term 3:

  • Tuesday 31st July – Socially Savvy (K-3): Social Skills and Pragmatics Intervention
  • Thursday 23rd August – Understanding Comprehension (K-3): Language Comprehension Intervention

Education Assistant Professional Learning Events – Perth

Term 1:

Term 2:

  • Tuesday 15th May – Language Facilitation for Education Assistants (K-3): Language Games, Play and Book Share

Term 3:

  • Tuesday 11th September – Socially Savvy for Education Assistants (K-3): Social Skills, Pragmatics and Play Intervention

Full Day Professional Learning Events – North Wheatbelt

  • Merredin – to be announced
  • Wongan Hills – to be announced

Full Day Professional Learning Events – South Wheatbelt

  • Katanning – to be announced
  • Kulin – to be announced
  • Narrogin – to be announced
  • Northam – to be announced

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After School District Professional Learning Events

Participants

These professional learning sessions are for teachers and support staff who wish to expand their knowledge and ability to effectively implement language and literacy instruction and intervention.

Structure

This professional learning will be run as after school sessions (3:30pm-5:30pm) usually over a number of weeks. Sessions will be delivered from the North East Metropolitan Language Development Centre West Morley site.

Sessions

There are no after school sessions planned for 2018.

 

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