Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Education and Transitions

Wednesday, October 31, 2018 - 08:30 to Thursday, November 1, 2018 - 05:00
Pullman Cairns International
17 Abbott Street
Cairns QLD

In 2017, the Federal budget announced a significant investment to increase funding for Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander students education of $1.4 billion over 5 years. The Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Education and Transitions conference aims to examine some of the practical strategies you can employ to deliver educational success for your Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander students.

You will learn how to:

  • Develop a culturally responsive curriculum to support students
  • Improve cultural awareness in teaching practices
  • Foster connections between community & develop trusted relationships
  • Engage students to strive for their own academic success
  • Strategies on lifting student engagement

>Download the event program

Hear from a terrific lineup of speakers including:

  • Deanne Thomas, Kaihautū Māori/Champion Māori Innovation, Core Education
  • Dr John Guenther, Research Leader, Education and Training Batchelor Institute
  • Ned McCord, Executive Director, Yiramalay/Wesley Studio School
  • Geraldine Atkinson, President, Victorian Aboriginal Education Association Inc

+ Many more

>Download the event program to see the full speaker lineup

Who will attend?

  • Catholic Education Offices
  • Independent, Catholic & State Schools
  • Universities
  • Career Services
  • Associations & Peak Bodies
  • TAFEs & RTOs
  • State & Federal Government Departments of Education  

Use the offer code CC*APO to save an additional 10% on top of our current early bird offers!

For more information, visit the website or contact our customer service team at 02 9239 5701.