Brushing off cobwebs

MELBOURNE - The Victorian Orff Schulwerk Association hosted a Back to School Day on February 21. The day was designed to brush off the cobwebs and kick-start the new year. Two concurrent sessions were run for teachers, covering activities for students in Prep to Year 8, aiming to equip teachers with ideas for the music classroom, including those teachers who are new to music.

ICT March gathering

SYDNEY - ICT educators NSW will host their annual conference on March 14 and 15. The 25th annual conference will be held at Sydney University with educational tours taking place the Friday before. Conference strands will include Digital Technologies – Primary and Secondary, Digital Leadership and BYOD/BYOT options. 

Fierce conversations

SUNSHINE COAST - Principals in Queensland will be talking about the Fierce Conversations workshop run by the Queensland Association of State School Principals in March. The two-day workshop, beginning on March 20, is about having genuine conversations that tackle real issues in schools, and get people working together to achieve results.