San Francisco, California, USA
London, United Kingdom
ESRE 2017 Programme
Rebels with a cause: Curriculum decision making that matters
Dr. Red Ruby Scarlet
Dr Red Ruby Scarlet is the Creative Director of MultiVerse Creative & Performance. Red began her life in the early childhood community as an untrained assistant. Sine then she has achieved an Associate Diploma in Social Science (Child Studies) from Moss Vale TAFE, a Bachelor of Education Early Childhood (Honours) from the University of Western Sydney and graduated with her PhD from the University of Melbourne. She was also a key contributor and author of the EYLF and a consultant to the NQS.
Louise has a long history of teaching behaviour guidance at Swinburne, Victoria University and Deakin University. She has extensive experience in managing early childhood services and is contracted by organisations such as Federal and State Governments, Children’s Ground, ELAA, Child Australia and Gowrie to deliver training across Australia. Louise’s presentations are at once engaging and informative www.louisedorrat.com.au
Anthony Semann is one of the Directors and founders at Semann & Slattery. For the past 15 years he has worked as a researcher, consultant and manager with a broad range of government, non-government and private organisations. His skills and expertise has seen him work with organisations across Australia and overseas including Columbia University (New York) as well as in France and New Zealand. Anthony holds expert knowledge in both qualitative and quantitative research methodologies. He is a much sought after facilitator and has delivered over 90 opening addresses at conferences, 150 conference papers and 15,000 professional development programs. Anthony has an exceptional capacity to challenge organisations and people to reflect on how their approaches to communication, leadership, diversity, values, relationships and workplace culture affect their services, businesses and ultimately the community. Anthony is currently completing a PhD at Macquarie University. His PhD is a study of the nexus between leadership and courage.
Sandi is the founding company director and Principal Facilitator at Phoenix Support for Educators. Sandi takes a positive approach to guiding expected behavioural choices within inclusive learning environments, following vast experience working with children with disabilities and children who display complex behaviours. Sandi is highly regarded nationwide as a speaker, coach, mentor and Professional Development facilitator for the education and care sector.