You are invited to attend an afternoon of professional development specifically targeted for EAL/D teachers in Western Australian primary and secondary schools.
“Modern Solutions for EAL/D Teachers”
Please plan to arrive at 1.00pm to allow time to be directed to the venue @ Phoenix Academy, 223 Vincent St, Leederville.
1.15 - 1.45 PM
An Introduction to the Common European Framework Reference (CEFR)
What is the role of the CEFR? How has CEFR been embraced in Asia? The CEFR mapped against the ACSF and the Australian Curriculum. How can this tool assist EALD teachers in WA?
1.55pm - 2.25 PM
The Flipped Classroom Getting in touch with E learning. A hands on workshop exploring the scope and breadth of E learning. Lots of take away classroom ideas that will be shared.
2.35 - 2.55 PM
An observation of a lesson with NESB middle school students using the EBoard
3.05 - 3.35 PM
Literacy and the role of the EALD teacher How can I assist my students to pass the OLNA? Strategies and tips for success. An introduction to the LLN skill set.
3.40 - 4.00 PM
Afternoon Tea and Networking
When & Where
Phoenix Academy is based in Perth, Western Australia with a campus in Perth, Western Australia. Phoenix Academy is one of Australia’s largest English Language institutions, and the largest specialist centre in Perth (both in the public and private sector).
From its inception in 1989 Phoenix Academy has successfully managed the enrolment, admission, accommodation, orientation, training and on-going pastoral care for over 40,000 students.. Clients are drawn from over 50 countries in Europe, Asia, Africa and South America making Phoenix Academy one of Australia’s most ethnically diverse language centres.
Quality and Customer care has always been at the heart of Phoenix Academy’s business strategy, allowing the company to prosper in a very competitive international education market. The motto “We Care” was adopted in 1989 and remains a guiding philosophy today, differentiating Phoenix Academy from most of its competitors.
Phoenix Academy specialises in a diverse range of education training and education services including; teaching intensive general and academic English (ELICOS) to over 2,000 international students every year, the provision of a pre-university/Foundation Studies, and Diploma of Business programs to over 3000 international and Australian students each year, English support programs for university students, and English as a Second Language Teacher Training courses to Australian and foreign teachers. In addition Phoenix Academy offers corporate training programs both offshore and in Australia.