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The Academy offers a diverse range of professional development courses enabling teacher and school leaders to learn directly from the experts who are leaders in their fields. Course content is evidence-based and relevant to both the curriculum and challenges faced by educators today.

The Academy offers an ever-increasing range of Highly Accomplished Teacher (HAT) and Proficient Teacher courses designed to meet the rigorous requirements of the NSW Education Standards Authority (NESA) which also reflect the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers. Teachers may use HAT standards to maintain their Proficient teacher accreditation.

Click on course titles for further details and enrolment. To express your interest in courses with dates TBC, or to arrange a professional development session at your school, kindergarten or child care centre please email academy@mq.edu.au.

Early childhood

Get equipped with innovative and up-to-date research and pedagogical practice that reflects current trends in early childhood education.

What's Love Got to Do With It? Pedagogical Love and Care in Early Childhood Education

Course Level: Proficient

Course Stage: Prior to School, Early Stage 1

Course Date: Wednesday 6th November 2019, 6pm - 8.30pm

Course Time: 2 hours

Course Mode: Face to Face

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CLASS-Infant and CLASS-Toddler training

Course Stage: Early to school

Course Date: Monday 11th - Wednesday 13th November 2019

Course Mode: Face to Face

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History

From Ancient History to Modern History, we have a range of professional and pedagogical courses to meet your professional learning needs.

Macquarie Ancient Languages School for Teachers (MALS for Teachers)

Course Level: Proficient

Course Stage: 4,5 & 6

Course Date: Monday 6th - Friday 10th January 2020; 9am - 4pm daily

Course Time: 28 hours & 30 minutes hours

Course Mode: Face to Face

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Literacy

Our professional development courses offer teachers practical step-by-step guidance on how to provide targeted and research-based literacy interventions. Learn from our leading researchers and thinkers in the field.

Science

Do you want your students to grapple with real scientific problems and ‘do’ science rather than observe science? Look at the range of courses on offer from our pedagogical and subject-based experts.

Student Wellbeing

Schools have a unique and important role to play in supporting children’s and adolescent’s emotional needs. Our courses offer research-based strategies from experts in the field.

Cool Kids Anxiety Program - Training and Accreditation

Course Level: Proficient

Course Stage: All

Course Date: Ongoing

Course Time: 6+3 hours

Course Mode: F2F, Online, Blended

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Teaching and Learning

From curriculum planning to creative learning, to the use of learning spaces, we have a range of courses to meet your professional learning needs.

2019 Trendsetter Panel and Alumni Reception

Course Level: Proficient

Course Stage: All stages

Course Date: Tuesday 29th October 2019

Course Time: 2 hours

Course Mode: Face to face

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Microcredentials

Microcredentials are a short, flexible and affordable way to update your skills in targeted areas. The Learning technologies in practice study unit offers teachers and school leaders an opportunity to gain advanced knowledge in a wide range of digital learning technologies.

Microcredentials

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Understanding TPACK in context

Course Level: Proficient

Course Stage: All Stages

Course Date: Commencing 12th August 2019

Course Time: 15 hours

Course Mode: Online (including 1 virtual classroom)

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Pedagogy and technology-enhanced learning

Course Level: Proficient

Course Stage: All Stages

Course Date: 19th August 2019

Course Time: 15 hours

Course Mode: Online (including 1 virtual classroom)

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Technology affordances and multimedia learning effects

Course Level: Proficient

Course Stage: All Stages

Course Date: 26th August 2019

Course Time: 15 hours

Course Mode: Online (including 1 virtual classroom)

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Representing and sharing content using technology

Course Level: Proficient

Course Stage: All Stages

Course Date: 2nd September 2019

Course Time: 15 hours

Course Mode: Online (including 1 virtual classroom)

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Design thinking and learning design

Course Level: Proficient

Course Stage: All Stages

Course Date: 9th September 2019

Course Time: 15 hours

Course Mode: Online (including 1 virtual classroom)

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Designing for learning using online technologies

Course Level: Proficient

Course Stage: All Stages

Course Date: 30th September 2019

Course Time: 15 hours

Course Mode: Online (including 1 virtual classroom)

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Designing for learning using social networking approaches

Course Level: Proficient

Course Stage: All Stages

Course Date: 7th October 2019

Course Time: 15 hours

Course Mode: Online (including 1 virtual classroom)

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Designing for mobile learning

Course Level: Proficient

Course Stage: All Stages

Course Date: 14th October 2019

Course Time: 15 hours

Course Mode: Online (including 1 virtual classroom)

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Designing for learning using virtual worlds

Course Level: Proficient

Course Stage: All Stages

Course Date: 21st October 2019

Course Time: 15 hours

Course Mode: Online (including 1 virtual classroom)

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Futures and implications

Course Level: Proficient

Course Stage: All Stages

Course Date: 28th October 2019

Course Time: 15 hours

Course Mode: Online (including 1 virtual classroom)

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Content owner: Department of Educational Studies Last updated: 23 Jul 2019 11:37am

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