Professional Learning at Bastow

by | Jul 17, 2018 | Bush Voices

The Bastow Institute of Educational Leadership, a branch of the Department of Education and Training, offers leadership professional learning for Victorian primary, secondary and early childhood education professionals.

See Bastow for information on the full suite of programs, courses, professional practice and events.

Current opportunities that may be of interest include the following:


Harvard Data Wise Leadership Institute: Australia

This is a unique opportunity for Australian educators to engage with the Harvard Data Wise Improvement process. During an intensive week at Bastow, your school team of three or more people will work with Harvard Data Wise certified co-chairs and peers from diverse settings who are similarly committed to learning how to lead collaborative inquiry.

Bastow is offering Data Wise scholarships for staff from Victorian government schools that have high levels of disadvantage or are rural or remote.

21 to 25 January 2019
Applications close 9 October 2018
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Literacy Masterclass 3: Evaluating the Impact on Learning

Join Narissa Leung for this fully interactive webinar examining the elements of effective feedback. Join the discussion on how teachers can empower students to give and receive feedback that will lead to positive learning outcomes and stronger student agency; and find out what the current research tells us about effective feedback—with practical examples from Victorian classrooms.
7 August 2018, 4.30 pm to 6.30 pm
Applications close 6 August 2018
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Leading Literacy for Networks F-6

This course is designed for network cohorts of F-6 Literacy Leaders. Delivered by Bastow-trained Master Trainers, it supports participamts to lead the development of a shared understanding of quality literacy instruction, whole-school literacy approaches, assessment procedures, and models of effective literacy practice.

The course focuses on reading, writing and vocabulary, using the latest online learning and literacy resources, and is delivered in local networks.

Commences from July 2018
Applications close from July 2018
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