Schedule

Date Event Location

Thursday, October 16 2014

Executive Committee Meeting
(by invitation only)
Australian Catholic University
Friday, October 17 2014 Evening opening reception Level 22 Tenison Woods House
Australian Catholic University
8 -20 Napier Street North Sydney
Saturday, October 18 2014 Session Day I Australian Catholic University
Sunday, October 19 2014 Session Day II Australian Catholic University
Sunday, October 19 2014 Annual General Membership Meeting Australian Catholic University
Sunday, October 19 2014 Peter Brice Awards Dinner TBD

Draft Program

Date Time Event Location

Thursday, October 16 2014

10:00 a.m. Executive Committee Meeting
(by invitation only)
Australian Catholic University
  12:00 p.m. ---Lunch  
  12:45 p.m. ---Executive Committee Meeting continued  
  5:00 p.m. ---Close  
Friday, October 17 2014 12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Sydney Harbour Tall Ships Lunch Cruise (optional, ticket needed) Cruises depart from Campbell's Cove, The Rocks at 1.30pm and return at 3.30pm. Please check in 15 minutes earlier.
  6:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. Evening opening reception

Level 22
Tenison Woods House
Australian Catholic University
8 -20 Napier Street
North Sydney (Map from North Sydney Station)

    ---Welcome Address
    ---Cultural Performance
Saturday, October 18 2014 8:00 a.m. Registration, coffee/tea Level 22
Tenison Woods House
Australian Catholic University
8 -20 Napier Street
North Sydney
  9:00 a.m. Welcome
  9:30 a.m. The Neil Baumgart Lecture
Associate Professor Deborah Henderson
Queensland University of Technology, Australia
Looking over the Back Fence and Beyond: Preparing Interculturally Aware Future Teachers
  10:30 a.m. Morning Tea
  11:00 a.m. Presentation session I
  12:00 p.m. Lunch
  12:45 p.m. Keynote address
Associate Professor Debra Bateman
Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology
Opportunities Amid Chaos: Innovative or ‘Opporvative’ Curriculum
  1:45 p.m. Presentation session II
  2:45 p.m. *Discussion panel session A
  3:45 p.m. Presentation session III
  4:45 p.m. Close
Sunday, October 19 2014 9:00 a.m. Welcome Level 22
Tenison Woods House
Australian Catholic University
8 -20 Napier Street
North Sydney
  9:30 a.m. *Discussion panel session B
  10:30 a.m. Morning tea
  10:45 a.m. Keynote address
Phil Lambert
Australian Curriculum, Assessment and Reporting Authority
The contribution of the Australian Curriculum to improving learning outcomes and developing active and informed citizens
  11:45 a.m. Presentation session IV
  12:45 p.m. Lunch
  1:15 p.m. Presentation session V
  2:15 p.m. Presentation session VI
  3:15 p.m. Afternoon tea
Sunday, October 19 2014 3:30 p.m. Annual General Membership Meeting Australian Catholic University
Sunday, October 19 2014 6:00 p.m. Peter Brice Awards Dinner Acacia Room, Rydges North Sydney, 54 McLaren Street, North Sydney (map)
    Closing Remarks  
    ---Shiowlan Doong, Chair, PCC Executive Council  
    ---Professional Teachers’ Council New South Wales
---Global Education Project New South Wales
 
Monday, October 20 2014 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. G'Day Sydney tour (optional, ticket needed, includes lunch) Meeting point: 10.00 am - Outside front entrance of NSW Parliament House, 6 Macquarie Street, Sydney NSW 2000

* Discussion panel sessions will be based around PCC and educational themes presented in 2014, with the aim of participant networking, and the continuation of the very successful dialogue about potential joint projects that began at the Honolulu PCC in 2013. Discussion panel session topics and a common format for implementation will be finalised with participant input closer to the conference dates.