The K-12 Multicultural Education 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 (EALD). 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. They will explore the themes of refugee education, cultural diversity in schools, anti – racism, social and cultural insights for teachers, EALD pedagogy and curriculum.
Completing a course will contribute 5 hours of NESA Registered PD addressing: 6.2.2 and 6.4.2 from the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers towards maintaining Proficient Teacher Accreditation in NSW.
Teachers and educational leaders K – 12 implementing Multicultural Education policies and those catering for the needs of culturally and linguistically diverse students.
The conference will be delivered face to face. There will be speaker/lecture presentations and plenary dialogues.