Monday, March 27, 2017

Hills K-2 Educator Network Session Today! Venue is Wooroloo Primary School

Hi Everyone,

I just want to clarify that the venue for today's network meeting is Wooroloo Primary as stated on the invitation and NOT at Sawyers Valley PS as stated in the PLIS link.

Sorry if this has caused any confusion.

Monday, March 13, 2017

Hills K-2 Educator Network- Link to online calendar has changed!

The link to the online calendar for our Term 1 Network session has changed as the date on the original one was incorrect. Sorry if this has confused anyone. The new link is:

Hope to see you on the 28th March!

Saturday, March 11, 2017

TDS Event- Hills K-2 Educator Network Session

Our Term 1 Network session will be held on Tuesday 28th March. We are fortunate to have Dr Deb Callcott as our presenter. Deb is a Senior Lecturer at ECU (HPE Early Childhood and Primary) and is the founder of the researched based program "Moving on with Literacy" which links movement with cognitive development.

Description: Kindergarten Art House and Sun by BAJ


Hills K-2 Educator Network Meeting:
Tuesday 28th March 2017

You are invited to our Term 1 Network Meeting.

WHEN: 28th March 2017
WHERE: Wooroloo Primary School
TIME: 3:30 Cuppa and Registration
           3:45/4:00 Session begins.

TOPIC: Linking Movement to Literacy
Dr Deb Callcott is a Senior Lecturer (HPE Early Childhood and Primary) at ECU and the developer of a program called “Moving on with Literacy” which is a research based program that enhances learning readiness, particularly Early Literacy skills at a neurological and physiological level. We are very fortunate to be able to offer everyone an introduction to her research, findings and ways cognitive development can be strengthened through movement.

RSVP: or register using the online calendar at

Hope to see you there.
Carey Stewart
Hills K-2 Educator Network Co-ordinator
Sawyers Valley Primary School

Thursday, February 23, 2017

TDS Event- K-PP Playbased Learning

TDS Event - K-PP Playbased Learning Program: assessing, monitoring, differentiating
Created by Sheridan Lister
Thursday, 23 February 2017 @8:56AM
 Target audience: ECE teachers
 Date: 15 March 2017
 Time: 3.45pm to 5.00pm
 Where: Jolimont Primary School Kindergarten, Room 10
 Cost: Nil
 Last enrolment date: 10 March 2017
 Teachers will have the opportunity to explore a strategy for assessing and monitoring student progress in a play based learning environment.

For further information contact Raquel at

To enrol click on the link:

Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Primary Connections Professional Learning

Sawyers Valley Teacher Development School is offering a whole day Primary Connections Professional Learning: Introduction to Teaching Inquiry Science using the Primary Connections resources.

Date: 30th January 2017
Time: 8:45am-3:00 pm
Venue: Sawyers Valley PS

You can register for this event using the following link:

Sunday, October 23, 2016

Year 3-6 Primary Teachers Professional Learning Day

Year 3-6 Primary Teachers Civics and Citizenship Professional Learning Day
The Francis Burt Law Education Programme has developed Western Australian focused year 3-6 primary school programmes and resources to the Western Australian Civics and Citizenship Curriculum. This workshop aims to improve primary teachers’ understanding of essential legal principles, court personnel and the WA court hierarchy. Participants will observe a Magistrates Court in session.
Date: Friday, 25 November 2016 (Term 4, Week 7)
Time: 8.45am – 3.30pm
Cost: $200 (morning tea and lunch included)
Venue: The Old Court House Law Museum
Registrations: Please email a completed registration form to no later than Friday, 11 November 2016.
Details about the FBLEP professional learning events can be accessed online: Special Events and Programmes