PRE- CONFERENCE WORKSHOP

POSITIVE HOSTS

KEYNOTES PRESENTATIONS

WORKSHOPS

MIND FOOD TALKSHOOLS

ADDITIONAL EVENTS

 

Positive Schools 2019
Draft Timetable

Wednesday
pre-conference workshop
9:30 – 14:30
Contextual Wellbeing:
Creating Positive Schools from the Inside Out
Associate Professor Helen Street
Chair, Positive Schools Initiative
Honorary Research Fellow, University of Western Australia
Founder and Author of Contextual Wellbeing

Thursday
7:30 – 8:45
Registrations with Tea, Coffee, SCHOOLS 4 TOMORROW Poster Displays and Trade Displays

MAIN STAGE
‘Building Respectful Relationships’

Opening Live Performance
The Song Room (QLD, VIC, NSW)
Local Young Musicians & Entertainers (WA)

Welcome to Positive Schools 2018
with Positive Schools Day One Host
Richard Pengelley
Positive Schools Advisor, Educator and Spiritual Leader

Developing Positive School Culture with Kindness and Forgiveness
John Hendry OAM
Educator, Wellbeing Advisor and Advocate for Creating Positive Schools

Creating Respectful Relationships in our Classrooms
Tom Brunzell
Director or Education, Berry Street

On the Couch: Building Respectful Relationships in Practice
with John Hendry, Tom Brunzell & Richard Pengelley

Making the Staff Room a Safe Room for Staff
Dan Haesler
Author, Educator and Presenter
Founder & Director, Cut Through Coaching

 

10:35 – 11:00 Morning Tea
Tea, Coffee, Food, & Trade Displays

Smart Phones in School
Dr Michael Carr-Gregg
Best Selling Author, Adolescent Psychologist
Parenting Expert

Cybersafety at School
Susan McLean
Cybersafety Expert
Former Victorian Police Officer & ‘cybercop’

The Big Debate: Should Strategies to Address Bullying in Schools be Private or Public?
Team Dr Michael Carr-Gregg VERSUS Team Susan McLean
Let the audience decide…

 

12:30 – 13:30 Lunch
Tea, Coffee, A Hot Buffet Lunch, SCHOOLS 4 TOMORROW Poster Displays & Trade Displays

MIND FOOD
13:15 – 13:40
A Selection of lunch time talks for those looking for an additional opportunity for
inspiration over lunch.
Details to follow.

AFTERNOON WORKSHOPS
13:30 – 17:00
NB – ALL workshops are in ALL states unless stated otherwise

fifteen workshops to choose from in every state
five streams across three separate sessions

SESSION ONE
FIVE interactive workshops including:

Creating Respectful Relationships:
Addressing the Impact of Social Exclusion
National Coalition Against Bullying (NCAB)

Introducing ‘be you’ to your School
beyondblue

Supporting Disengaged Kids and Building Better Connections
Leonie Abbott
Berry Street Education Model, Berry Street Childhood Institute

Creating a Healthy School Context
KAYA

Reframing Bullying:
How to Flip Power Imbalances and Encourage Connection in the Classroom
Dr Hayley Watson
Clinical Psychologist & Researcher
(NSW & WA)

 

SESSION TWO
FIVE interactive workshops including:

Creating Respectful Relationships:
Understanding and Addressing Bullying in Schools
National Coalition Against Bullying (NCAB)

Expanding Positive Education into Context
Geelong Grammar Schools Institute of Positive Education

Developing a resilient culture with kindness and forgiveness
John Hendry OAM
Educator, Wellbeing Advisor and Advocate for Creating Positive Schools

 

15:40 – 16:00 Afternoon Tea
Tea, Coffee, Food, & Trade Displays

SESSION THREE
FIVE interactive workshops including:

Creating Respectful Relationships:
Whole Schools Approaches to Creating Respectful Relationships
National Coalition Against Bullying (NCAB)

The Power of Two Minutes – Bringing Brain Breaks into Classroom Life
Geelong Grammar School Institute of Positive Education & Berry Street Education Model

TBA

Positive Leadership of Positive Schools
Luke McKenna
Founder, Unleashing Personal Potential (UPP)

Teacher Wellbeing from the Inside Out:
Simple & Practical Strategies to Use Now
Daniela Falecki
Founder, Teacher Wellbeing
(NSW & WA)

Friday
MAIN STAGE Master Class
‘Creating Positive Schools from the Inside Out’

8:00 – 8:45
Registrations with tea, coffee, and trade displays (All States)

Opening Live Performance
Local Young Musicians & Young Entertainers from The Song Room (QLD, VIC, NSW)
Brendan Kilmartin & Rory Marchant, John Wollaston Anglican Community School (WA)

Welcome
Our 2019 Very Special HOST

LIVING, LEARNING, LAUGHING:
A story of human potential and school transformation
Richard Gerver
Global Innovator
World Leader in Education and Organizational Transformation

The Story of Us
Dr Rick Stevenson
International Film Director, Writer & Producer
Founder, The School of Life Project

Joining In… Fitting In… Belonging…
Dr Helen Street
Chair, Positive Schools Initiative
Honorary Research Fellow, University of Western Australia

11:00 – 11:30 Morning Tea
Tea, Coffee, Food, & Trade Displays

From Positive Education to Positive Schools
Rebecca Cody
Principal, Geelong Grammar School, Victoria

A Wellbeing Romance
Stephanie Howdle-Lang & Geoff Wheeler
Vice Principals, Renaissance College Hong Kong, Hong Kong

On the Couch: Lessons Learned from a Positive School’s Journey
With Rebecca Cody, Stephanie Howdle-Lang and Geoff Wheeler

TBA

13:00 – 14:00 Lunch
Tea, Coffee, A Hot Buffet Lunch, SCHOOLS 4 TOMORROW Poster Displays & Trade Displays

The Misdirection of Wellbeing
Steve Macdonald
Educator and Organizational Psychologist
Australian Managing Partner, KAYA

Introducing ‘Be You’ – a New National Wellbeing Initiative for All Schools
Georgie Harmen – CEO, beyondblue
Nadine Bartholemews-Raymond – General Manager of Education, beyond blue

A Very Special Presentation
By a Very Special Educator
details coming soon

16:00 - CONFERENCE CLOSE

 

 

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