This one-day seminar explores the information and learning environment emerging in schools and the role that is needed for a learning specialist. School and learning needs will be examined to determine how a teacher with a specialised skill set, such as a teacher librarian, can impact on the learning and information needs of the staff and students.
Each participant will be provided with a Talent Dynamics profile to establish a basis for your future personal development (see http://kb.com.au/talent-dynamics/ for more information). Talent Dynamics is a unique profiling system that assists you to understand your natural talent, strengths and challenges, success possibilities, how to work best in teams and in your workplace.
We will cover the following topics during the day:
The most powerful component is how to use your natural talent / gifts (as per your individual report for Talent Dynamics) to step up as a learning leader.
At the end of the seminar, participants will be able to:
The seminar will be presented by June Wall and Karen Bonanno, experienced educators recognised nationally in the profession and who both take a leading view on future learning.
Don’t miss this event that will change your future!
What previous participants say about this one-day event:
Really enjoyed using the personalised profile to examine how I work and how I can work/operate more effectively.
Very engaging, interesting, scary and confronting – so much food for thought and to do!
Thank you for an informative, forward thinking presentation. Lots to do and lots to think about what the future of TLs is and where I fit into it and how I can be productive and effective in the future.
A very well structured, well delivered and interesting seminar day. Thanks.
Found the day to be very informative and reflective. I now have a direction or path I can aspire to.
A better understanding of my professional/personal strengths. A realization of how I need to be on top of emerging technology and how it will effect teaching and learning in the near future. How to build effective teams to achieve innovation success.
Thank you for a great day. I loved the holistic view of our role and the future. Also, the guidance for professional learning was great.
Great day. Intellectual, philosophical and made me think about my role as a TL. Thank you. Good opportunities for discussion.
Where: St. Hilda’s Anglican Girls’ School, Mosman Park, WA [PERTH]
Hosted by AISWA Libraries Inc.
When: Friday, 16 June 2017
Time: 8.30 am to 4.00 pm
Close of registration: Monday, 5 June 2017
Included: Talent Dynamics profile, morning tea, lunch,
resources available for download for conference attendees only,
certificate of attendance
Register now so you don’t miss out on this unique event.
Preparation required? Yes. You will need to undertake some pre-reading and learning as well as complete the Talent Dynamics profile tool.
Attributes / Skills needed
Cancellation policy: Any cancellations will incur a 15% fee. No refunds will be accepted seven days prior to the event. Replacement delegates will be accepted.
Meet your presenters for this event
Karen Bonanno has over 35 years’ experience working in government and non-government schools as a secondary teacher, teacher librarian, head of department, acting deputy principal, regional advisor, education officer and education consultant. For 12 years she was the Executive Officer/Director of the Australian School Library Association and has also held executive positions at state, national and international level in teacher librarian professional associations. Karen is also an accredited Flow Consultant in Talent Dynamics and a Performance Consultant in Talent Dynamics for Young People. She has used her Creator profile to evolve professionally in business as an education consultant and webinar provider of professional learning.
June Wall is an independent Consultant, eLearning and Libraries and an Adjunct Lecturer, School of Information Studies, Charles Sturt University. She is also a Performance Consultant in Talent Dynamics for Young People. June was previously a Teacher Quality Consultant for the Association of Independent Schools, NSW. She has been a teacher at primary and secondary levels, a lecturer, a professional development and education consultant, Head of Department, special librarian, teacher librarian in the government and non-government sectors for over 35 years. June has held a range of positions in professional associations at regional, state, national and international levels, including President of both the state and national teacher librarian associations.