This masterclass is suitable for both new and experienced VCAL teachers or teachers who wish to learn more about applied learning.
David will give an overview of some of the theories that support applied learning, providing both practical and hands on activities and how the applied learning theories relate to VCAL and applied learning in the classroom.
Other activities on the day will include the option to explore one or more of the following.
• How to advocate for VCAL in your setting
• The importance of community engagement in VCAL
• The opportunity to work in small groups to workshop either an existing or new VCAL program, incorporating applied learning theories from the masterclass.
Bring along relevant Curriculum Planning Guides for VCAL strands, either electronic or hard copies a USB stick and don’t forget your inquiring mind!
Print material summarising the applied learning theories, with a list of additional reading, will be distributed on the day.