Supporting Staff

Links to external webpages with professional learning opportunities related to the following areas:

AITSL: Australian Institute for Teaching and School Leadership

An institute funded by the Australian Government, providing national leadership for the Australian, State and Territory governments in promoting excellence in the profession of teaching and school leadership.

Online information, resources and tools for teachers

AITSL: Australian Institute for Teaching and School Leadership

An institute funded by the Australian Government, providing national leadership for the Australian, State and Territory governments in promoting excellence in the profession of teaching and school leadership.

Online information, resources and tools for school leaders

Andrew Fuller: Kickstart your thinking

A clinical psychologist who works with schools, specialising in the wellbeing of young people and their families.

Workshops, talks, online resources and counselling

Australian Childhood Trauma (ACT) Group

A company specialising in childhood trauma and attachment, providing support services (including training) to government agencies, non-government agencies and schools.

SMARTER Schools Program information

Australian Childhood Trauma (ACT) Group

A company specialising in childhood trauma and attachment, providing support services (including training) to government agencies, non-government agencies and schools.

Online resources - links and factsheets

Australian Education Union - Victorian Branch

The Victorian branch of the Australian Education Union - the federal union for teachers, principals, support staff and all educators working in public education in schools, preschools, TAFE and adult education.

Training, conferences, online resources and webinars

Australian Education Union - Victorian Branch

The Victorian branch of the Australian Education Union - the federal union for teachers, principals, support staff and all educators working in public education in schools, preschools, TAFE and adult education.

Networks and informal groups (for a variety of needs and interests)

Centre for Excellence in Child and Family Welfare

A not-for-profit peak body, providing representation, professional development, research, policy and program advice, publications and resources to community service organisations in the child, youth and family services sector in Victoria.

Workshops and tailored learning

Community Colleges Australia

A peak body that represents and provides services to community owned, not-for-profit education and training providers.

Calendar of events, online networks and annual conference.

Critical Agendas

A company providing a broad range of professional learning workshops, programs and conferences for educators.

Workshops and conferences

Growth Coaching International

An Australian company working in education, providing professional learning programs in coaching, leadership, and school improvement.

Workshops, accredited courses, coaching and online resources

Growth Coaching Online

A UK company (closely linked to the Australian parent company Growth Coaching International), providing online professional learning programs in coaching in education.

Online course in coaching in education

Independent Schools Victoria

A not-for-profit organisation for independent schools, providing a broad range of professional learning programs.

Seminars

Independent Schools Victoria

A not-for-profit organisation for independent schools, providing a broad range of professional learning programs.

Feuerstein Instrumental Enrichment training to improve thinking skills and problem solving for all learners

Orygen Youth Health (OYH)

Part of the public mental health system in Melbourne, a youth mental health program with a clinical service and a training and communications program.

Mental health promotion, consultation or training

St Luke's Innovative Resources

Part of St Luke's Anglicare, a not-for-profit community organisation, offering 'strengths-approach' training and 'tools of the trade' workshops.

Strengths-based workshops and training

The Bastow institute of Educational Leadership

An institute within the Victorian Department of Education and Training (DET), offering leadership professional development and training courses that respond to the ever-evolving needs of primary and secondary school teachers, principals and early childhood professionals.

Courses and online resources

The Resilience Institute

A company focused on teaching resilience to organisations and individuals using evidence-based approaches.

Workshops, online tools and resources

Thoughtful Works: Creating lightbulb moments

A small consulting company offering a range of coaching, consultation and other professional learning, with expertise in applied, project based, integrated and hands on learning, and literacy in the VCAL and across the curriculum.

Workshops, presentations and coaching

tln - Teacher Learning Network

The not-for-profit professional development provider supported by the Australian Education Union (AEU - Victorian branch) and the Independent Education Union Victoria Tasmania (IEU) to provide professional learning for educators.

Conferences and online training sessions (live and on-demand)

VELG - VET professional development and consulting service.

A company providing Vocational Education and Training (VET) professional development and consulting services across Australia.

Workshops, conference, webinars and mentoring

VET Development Centre

A Victorian government funded organisation providing services to the whole VET sector, including webinars and delivery of customised, fee-for-service in-house programs for VET providers.

Workshops, webinars, forums, customised options

Victorian Government Department of Education and Training (DET)

The Department of Education and Training in Victoria leads the delivery of education and development services to children, young people and adults both directly through government schools and indirectly through the regulation and funding of early childhood services, non-government schools and training programs.

Teacher professional development programs, courses and online resources

Wellbeing Australia

A not-for-profit network of people and organisations committed to developing the healthy relationships that lead to individual and community wellbeing, especially in education.

Online resources

Wellbeing Australia

A not-for-profit network of people and organisations committed to developing the healthy relationships that lead to individual and community wellbeing, especially in education.

Webinars and links to events