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Conference 2016

 

 

Venue:           Australian International School, Singapore

  Theme:      “INNOVATION in Leadership, Wellbeing and Pedagogy”

  Date:           10-11 September 2016

 Enquiries:  angela@adolescentsuccess.org.au or +61 452 475 184

 

 The  

Adolescent  

Success  

management  

committee  

believe young adolescents have the right to learn in an environment which helps them become the innovators and creators of the future.  

  

As  

we  

embark  

on  

 a  

new  

era  

of  

education  

with  

the  

use  

of  

more  

technologies,  

 collaborative  

and  

virtual  

learning,  

we  

are  

inspired  

by  

the  

 young adolescents before us. We are inspired by their diversity,  

their  

adaptability,  

their  

ability  

to  

learn  

despite  

 obstacles  

and  

their  

willingness  

to  

share  

their  

ideas  

and  

 thoughts  

with  

educators.  

We  

are  

inspired  

by  

the  

potential  

 they  

bring  

to  

school  

and  

we  

are  

hopeful  

of  

being  

the  

best  

 educators,  

mentors  

and  

leaders  

we  

can  

be  

for  

the  

young  

 adolescents  

in  

Australia,  

New  

Zealand  

and  

beyond.

We invite you to join us at The Australian International School    

as  

we  

discuss,  

create  

 and  

work  

towards  

innovating education   

for  

young  

adolescents.  

 The  

2016  

conference  

is  

a  

dynamic,  

collaborative  

and  

 inspiring  

event  

for  

every  

educator  

who  

cares  

about  

 young adolescents.

 

Call for Abstracts : Now closed

Registration opens 30 November 2015

 

Conference Strands

wellbeing1. INNOVATION in Leadership

How do we best lead a middle level school for young adolescents and what elements of leadership are required?

Possible topics (but not limited to): middle leadership, leading for change/innovation, community communication, staff leadership, characteristics of quality leaders, leadership research, school stories on leadership, leadership resilience.

 

leadership2. INNOVATION in Wellbeing

How do we best cater for the social and emotional needs of young adolescents and/or the teachers who teach them?

brain development, emotional literacy, social skills, holistic programs, innovative approaches to pastoral care, mindfulness, boy and girl specific education, gifted and talented programs, teacher wellbeing, wellbeing research, engagement, outdoor education, rite of passage programs, creativity programs.

 

 

curriculum3. INNOVATION in Pedagogy

Which methods or tools enhance the learning of young adolescents?

Possible topics (but not limited to): digital ethics, technologies and their use, social media, mass media, cybercitizenship, apps for education, creativity and technology, community engagement through technology, school wide innovation, project based learning, inquiry learning.

 

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