Inclusive Learning – strategies to empower your students

Friday August 20, 2021

Mal Hand

This Masterclass fuses the best of our teaching skills with some new perspectives and techniques, facilitating a learning environment in which all students will thrive.

Topics covered in this workshop include understanding the teenage brain; effective communication strategies; maintaining an engaging classroom (physically, socially and emotionally); empowering student ownership of their learning and assessment, and much more.

* 6.5 hours of PL towards Australian Professional Standards for Teachers; All Standards

Mal HandMal Hand has spent her life working with teenagers – as a secondary school teacher of English and Maths, as a youth worker, and as a foster parent. She has been teaching VCAL for many years, teaching all strands of the program. Mal has an abiding interest in adolescent wellbeing.

She is also a published author, writing under the pseudonym of Elizabeth Margaret. Mal considers herself very fortunate to be able to use her teaching and youth work skills to assist these resilient young people with their challenges on the journey to adulthood.


Cancellations and substitutions: Cancellations notified in writing prior to the event incur a fee of 50%; otherwise no refund is given. Substitutes are welcome at any time.

Venue: Jasper Hotel, 489 Elizabeth Street, Melbourne

Time: Registration opens 9.00 am, session commences sharp 9.30am – 3.00pm

Max numbers: 40

Fees: Members $250, Non-members $310

Morning tea and lunch provided.