Program

Day 1 August 29

9:00am - 9:10am
Welcome to Country
Welcome to Conference
 
9:10am - 9:25am
Opening
Cathy Brennan
Executive Director School Performance, NSW Department of Education
 
9:25am - 10:20am
Keynote: Third Generation Coaching
Prof. Anthony Grant
Director Coaching Psychology Unit, University of Sydney
 
10:20am - 10:50am
Morning break and
Coaching drop-in sessions
 
10:50am – 12:00pm
Concurrent session 1
Stories from the field

Introduction to Coaching

Integrating Instructional Coaching into your practice

Solution-Focused Strategy Canvas

Advanced Coaching Practice

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Lunch
 
1:00pm - 2:10pm
Concurrent session 2
Stories from the field

Leaders Coaching Leaders

Using Video to Improve Teaching Practice

Coaching and Parents

Students Coaching Students

2:20pm - 3:30pm
Concurrent session 3
Stories from the field

Creating Conditions for Coaching to Flourish

Mentoring for New Teachers

Positive Psychology Coaching: Integration and Practice
Coaching for Beginning Principals: Coaching for your first 100 days

3:30pm - 4:00pm
Afternoon break and
Coaching drop-in sessions
 
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Keynote: Using the Impact Cycle to Improve Teaching Practice
Dr Jim Knight
Senior Partner, Instructional Coaching Group and Research Associate, University of Kansas Center for Research on Learning


5.00pm - 6.00pm
Drinks and nibbles
 
Day 2 August 30

8:30am
Reflections - Setting the Scene
 
8:40am - 9.20am
Keynote: A Spectrum of Professional Learning, from Mentoring to Coaching
Professor Rachel Lofthouse
Professor of Teacher Education, Carnegie School of Education Leeds Beckett University, UK
Professor Christian van Nieuwerburgh
Executive Director, Growth Coaching International
9:20am - 10:00am
Keynote: Key Coaching Concepts from the Perspective of a Pracademic
Dr. Deborah Netolicky
Dean of Research and Pedagogy, Wesley College, Perth, WA, Australia


10:00am - 10:30am
Morning break and
Coaching drop-in sessions
 
10:30pm - 11:40am
Concurrent session 4
Stories from the field

Enhancing Student Wellbeing

A Live Demonstration of Advanced Coaching

Applying a Cultural Lens to Coaching
Implementing Coaching across a School

11:40am - 12:00pm
Book Signings
 
12:00pm - 1.00pm
Lunch
 
1.00pm - 1.45pm
Panel Discussion
Dr Jim Knight
Senior Partner, Instructional Coaching Group and Research Associate, University of Kansas Center for Research on Learning
Professor Rachel Lofthouse
Professor of Teacher Education, Carnegie School of Education Leeds Beckett University, UK
John Campbell
Founding Director, Growth Coaching International
 
1:45pm - 2:45pm
Concluding Keynote: Courage in Education
Dr Jim Knight
Senior Partner, Instructional Coaching Group and Research Associate, University of Kansas Center for Research on Learning


2:45pm - 3:00pm
Plenary Activity
3:00pm
Conference Close