Conference - School Libraries: Powering Learning (12 Mar 2021)

School Library Association of Victoria

Event Date: 
12 March 2021

PROGRAM8.30 - Registration

9.00 - Welcome: Di Ruffles - SLAV President

9.10 - Keynote Address: Professor Emerita Dianne Oberg (live From Canada)
School libraries: Powering ethical and intercultural learning

10.15 - SLAV Professional Learning 2021

10.30 - Morning Tea and Trade Exhibition

Concurrent Sessions - Round One
1.    Bridget Forster
Libraries: Fuel for powering the learning of our bright sparks
2.    Camilla Elliott
Who am I? Adolescent identity formation through personal storytelling
3.    Lena Hume-Twining
Community of Inquiry: Nurturing critical and creative thinking

12.00 -Featured Address: Monica Bini, VCAA Curriculum Manager for the Capabilities,
VCE Extended Investigation and VCE Philosophy

Powering up the capabilities

12.45 - Lunch and Trade Exhibition

1.30 - Concurrent Sessions - Round Two
1.    Jennifer Cain
Creating knowledge building skills: Supporting the IB Learner Profile and MYP
2.    Monica Morscheck
Inquiry: Maximising your library resources
3.    Joanne Lowe and Fiona Longfield
Critical consumers in a digital world

2.30 - Featured Address: Dr Claire Scoular, Australian Council of Educational Research (ACER)

Integration of the general capabilities: Assessment, teaching, and pedagogy

3.15 - Announcements and Plenary: Camilla Elliott - SLAV Vice President and Professional Learning Chair and Di Ruffles SLAV President