K-12 Multicultural Education and Social Inclusion Conference

Overview

The K-12 Multicultural Education and Social Inclusion Conference is a major conference for teachers and educational leaders in school communities implementing the DoE Multicultural Education Policy, including Anti - Racism and English as an Additional Language/Dialect (EAL/D). Teachers and educational leaders in schools will partner with academics to explore theory, current research and the practical implications for pedagogy and whole school organisation as related to Multicultural Education. Presenters will also expand on current projects and ideas that have been successfully applied in school settings, both primary and secondary. They will explore the themes of cultural diversity in schools, anti – racism, social and cultural insights for teachers, EAL/D pedagogy and curriculum.

Accreditation

Completing a K-12 Multicultural Education and Social Inclusion Conference will contribute 5 of NESA Registered PD addressing 1.3.2, 4.1.2, 4.4.2, 6.2.2, 7.2.2 from the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers towards maintaining Proficient Teacher Accreditation in NSW.

 

 

Target Participants

Teachers and educational leaders K – 12 implementing Multicultural Education policies and those catering for the needs of culturally and linguistically diverse students.

Delivery

There will be a range of delivery modes including speaker/lecture presentations, workshops and plenary dialogues.