Focus: Information Text in a Digital Age + CBCA Short List
ONLINE ON November 2, 2020 from 9.30 am available until November 30, 2020
Delegates can access the Professional Picks here
Anticipate! Appreciate! Applaud!
In 2020 the AAA! PD conference is going fully online. With 6 hours of NESA accreditation it provides teachers, teacher-librarians, librarians and the general public with up-to-date knowledge and industry insights for promoting literature and literacy within the NSW Education Curriculum. It is an inspiring conference that includes world class speakers. This event has been running for over 20 years. Delegates have the opportunity to listen to presentations at times which suits them whilst visiting the online trade fair and book shop.
This Conference will encourage critically reflective thinking and provide a showcase of professional development resources to support educators in their role.
Anticipate! Appreciate! Applaud! The CBCA Professional Development Conference will contribute 6 hours of NESA Registered PD addressing 6.2.2 from the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers towards maintaining Proficient Teacher Accreditation in NSW.
Teachers wishing to claim the 6 hours of NESA endorsed accreditation will need to register for the AAA PD conference with the CBCA NSW Branch and then view all online presentations before November 30, 2020.
Teacher will also need to:
Provide NESA Number at time of registration.
Watch at least 5hrs and 30 min of presentations and submit answers to all questions on the Reflection & Feedback form. 30 minutes of NESA endorsed time is provided for reflection, planning and to complete the Reflection &feedback form. Questions will be provided at the time of viewing and again in the form.
Complete and submit the Reflection & Feedback form to CBCA NSW Branch no later than 5.00pm December 8, 2020.
CBCA NSW Branch accreditation for this course is 6 hours. If fewer hours are viewed, they may only be submitted on etams as Teacher identified PD.
Prof Lisa Harvey-Smith - Melbourne University Press
Lee Constable - Penguin Random House
Claire Saxby - Walker Books
Pauline Fitzgerald - State Library of NSW
Aunty Fay Muir & Edie Wright - Magabala Books
Maryann Ballantyne - Wild Dog Publishing
Pamela Freeman & Liz Anelli
Louise Park - Allen & Unwin
Dr Anita Collins
Lucy Bell - Pantera Press
Sami Bayly - Hachette Australia
Jan Latta - True to Life Publishing
All Early Bird and Full Paying Delegates who booked before October 1, 2020 will receive a free copy of When Galaxies Collide by Prof Lisa Harvey-Smith.
See full T&C's
Delegates booking from October 1, 2020 can purchase When Galaxies Collide as a separate item here.
Short List - Professionals Picks - View here
Older Reader - Luke McMaster - Children's & YA Services, Waverley Library
Younger Reader - Tristan Bancks - Author
Early Childhood - Rachel McIntosh - Teacher and past CBCA NSW Sub-branch President
Picture Books - Margaret Hamilton - Author/Publisher
Eve Pownall - Olivia O'Flynn - Better Read Kids
Better Read Kids
Trade at Event
Allen & Unwin
Melbourne University Publishing
Penguin Random House
Wild Dingo Press
Wild Dog Publishing
Trade in Delegates Bags
CBCA NSW Branch Northern Sydney Sub-branch Travelling Suitcases
CKT Speakers Agency