Professional Learning Workshops
Join a current workshop listed below
The VPA provides a range of professional development programs for principals, assistant principals and aspiring school leaders each term. Programs are designed to meet the needs of members, and are run by the Association.
|Power Planning - getting the most out of your iPad Classroom in T2
Date: Wednesday 29th March
Cost: Members $110, Non-Members $10
This workshop will explore a range of tools, apps and programs to engage, amplify and extend all learners. Participants will have the opportunity to build high impact lessons infused with technology and develop lesson sequences with iBooks Author and iTunes U, as well as Google Classroom. This workshop is suited to all teachers – both individually and as part of small teams – and requires the use of an iPad and Apple ID login for the downloading of apps during the session. Participants should also bring along their MacBook or PC.
|4D Writing - building better writers in the iPad Classroom
Date: Wednesday 30th March
Cost: Members $110, Non-Members $130
In this session, participants will bring along a piece of student writing (or a written project) and explore ways to extend, expand and amplify the writing process. Find out which apps provide an ideal platform for exploring all stages of the writing process: planning, drafting, feedback, publication and reflection. Activities will cover writing at the word, phrase, and sentence and paragraph level. This workshop is suited to classroom teachers and specialists – both individually and as part of small teams – and requires the use of an iPad and Apple ID login for the downloading of apps during the session.