FNQ Trainer Retreat
A 2 day intensive retreat equipping you with an understanding and delivery of the Maths Pathway Learning and Teaching Model. You will build teacher capacity to deliver a maths course which is balanced, meaningful and impactful. You will learn how to manage a smooth transition with plans for school leadership, parents, students and classroom teachers.
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* Retreat to be confirmed. Proposed date mid-end October 2019. Please register your interest via the link above to learn more *
Maths Pathway Trainer Retreat: the first step towards improved maths outcomes
Cairns Colonial Club Resort
18-26 Cannon Street, Manunda, Cairns, QLD, 4870
Parking: Free onsite parking off Behan Street
Directions: 11 acres of lush, tranquil award-winning tropical gardens only 5 kms or 10 minutes from Cairns airport and Cairns CBD
|Day 1||Session||Day 2||Session|
|9:00am||Foundations of MP||8:45am||Energiser (optional)|
|10:45am||Student Timeline||9:20am||Rich Learning|
|11:30am||What the Fraction?||10:50am||Morning Tea|
|12:00noon||The Test Cycle||11:05am||Influencing Change|
Learning & Crosses
|4:15pm||Champion Q & A||4:30pm||Afternoon Tea|
Become a qualified Maths Pathway trainer equipped to successfully implement the Learning Model and run a professional development program back at school. By building teacher capacity, you will be able to deliver a maths course which is balanced, meaningful and impactful.
Become change facilitators to manage a smooth transition to the new learning model using carefully structured plans to address school leadership, parents, students and teachers.
Be welcomed into a nation-wide community of maths teachers driving reform throughout the system, sharing resources, and experiences with each other. All of this while sharing a common commitment to improving the maths learning of students.
Who should attend?
Most schools send their maths coordinator to the retreat, although other teachers with strong leadership capabilities are also very welcome. 2 or 3 teachers in total from your school is usually ideal.
What to bring
Laptop and charger
Day 1: morning tea, lunch, afternoon tea, dinner
Day 2: breakfast, morning tea, lunch, afternoon tea
Attendance at dinner on Day 1 is required to be eligible for your PD hours. It is an opportunity to network and engage with like-minded teachers. Breakfast is included with all overnight accommodation.
The Retreat cost of $900 (excl GST) includes accommodation in a private room for the first night only.
Breakfast is included with all overnight accommodation.
Arriving the night before the Retreat
Some teachers prefer to arrive the night before the Retreat. One extra night's accommodation is an additional $100 (excl GST) per person. Please indicate this preference when registering.
You will receive a Teacher Identified certificate of learning for 18 PD hours. The AITSL Standards addressed are:
1.2, 1.5 2.1, 2.2, 2.3, 2.6 3.1, 3.2, 3.3, 3.4, 3.5, 3.6, 3.7 4.1, 4.2, 4.3, 4.5 5.1, 5.2, 5.3, 5.4, 5.5 6.1, 6.3, 6.4 7.3, 7.4
|QLD Trainer Retreat||13 Jun|
|WA Trainer Retreat||20 Jun|
|VIC Trainer Retreat||28 Mar|
|NSW Trainer Retreat||28 Mar|