Recent News

Perth Walker Learning Introduction session this week

Date: 
24 February 2015

We hope all our participants enjoy the intro session in Perth on the 27th this week. Trish Collins is presenting an overview of Walker Learning.

Tasmanian Study Tour March 5

Date: 
23 February 2015

Book now for the Burnie Primary School study tour in Tasmanian. P-2. We are starting our Walker Learning Study Tours in Tasmania in Burnie for 2015.

VIC P-2 Study Tour

Date: 
23 February 2015

Places now filled. Book now for our first Melbourne based P-2 study tour. Sorry fully booked. Our next one in March is now open for bookings.

Welcome to our Study Tours this week

Date: 
23 February 2015

We welcome all our interstate visitors to Melbourne this week for our two study tours, F-2 and 3-6. We are off to Corpus Christi Glenroy, Beaumaris Primary and Sandringham East.

Subscribe for our e-newsletter

Date: 
2 February 2015

Each term we produce a free newsletter that goes to educators, parents and interested members of the community. Feel free to subscribe through the website. Our first newsletter is due  later in term 1.

South Australia PD and Study tours dates for 2015

Date: 
2 February 2015

Save these dates. Further details soonThe dates are:

Monday 11 May PD day

Monday 1 June Study tour day F-2

Thursday 6 August Study tour F-6

Thursday 5 November PD day

Queensland and Western Australia

Date: 
1 February 2015

Please note you can organise mentoring and presentations in these states through our office or through our interstate reps now.

Queensland: Kathy Bauer  kathyb@kathywalker.com.au

Western Australia: Trish Collins trish@kathywalker.com.au

 

Early Childhood Professionals - Professional Development In March Book now

Date: 
26 January 2015

NEW PD COMING UP IN MARCH FOR EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATORS: PLEASE REFER TO PD Brochure FOR DETAILS AND BOOK on line through website. March 6th :our famous Want your life back PD that saves time and life on documentation/planning ( places fill quickly) March 13 join us for a bush kinder PD in the bush with a Kinder March 20: A whole day study tour visiting other early childhood programs to view indoor and outdoor ideas and our demo unit

Professional Learning in Melbourne February for Primary

Date: 
26 January 2015

Check PD Brochures. We have a range of PD including: Walker Learning support session on Feb 20. Ideas for tuning in and reflection on Feb 24th. 3-6 Study tour on Feb 25th and P-2 Study tour on 26 and 27 Feb. March 2nd is a whole day session on students behaviours for all teachers and not having to be implementing Walker Learning. March 18th is a whole day session on developing teacher interpersonal skills for working with parents, colleagues and students and not having to be implementing Walker Learning.

New Early Life Foundation Offices and Demonstration Centre

Date: 
19 January 2015

Exciting news! We have moved offices this week to a bigger and better facility with 40 car parks for our participants. Mark this in your diaries. 50-52 Sunmore Close Moorabbin Victoria Note our new number is 0395511900 come amd check us out.

NEW RANGE OF PROFESSIONAL LEARNING AT EARLY LIFE FOUNDATIONS ACROSS AUSTRALIA

Date: 
14 January 2015

Check out each section of our website for a broad and new range of professional learning for primary and early childhood educators as well as for parents during 2015. Download or brochures or email us to request an emailed copy.You can come to us or we come to you.

Walker Learning Representatives in WA, NT and Queensland

Date: 
14 January 2015

We are pleased to announce that we have Trish C, Kathy B and Janelle from WA, Queensland and NT who will be working in their home states and territory to continue the support to educators in Walker Learning. Kathy, Shona and the Victorian team will still be visiting all states and territories but now these states will have easier and more frequent support.

Congratulations to Rhiannon Porter

Date: 
5 November 2014

Congratulations to Rhiannon Porter for securing a teaching position in a play based school for 2015. We have enjoyed working with Rhiannon while on her six month contract with Early Life Foundations. We look forward to our continued relationship with Rhiannon as she will continue to work with us on a part time basis in the future.

Final VIC Study Tour

Date: 
5 November 2014

Our final Victorian Foundation to Year 2 study tour for the year is coming up! Thursday 13/11 & Friday 14/11 participants will visit schools where Walker Learning is embedded followed by two afternoons full of professional learning about the approach. Perfect for staff new to the approach in 2015 or changing year levels within a school, even as a refresher for those already implementing. Places are filling fast! For bookings please go to www.earlylife360.com.au

Upcoming Parent Sessions

Date: 
5 November 2014

We have two remaining parent sessions for 2014. Visit www.earlylife360.com.au to secure your spot.

Monday 10th November 7-8.30pm
Emotional Intelligence: Understanding Ourselves so we Understand Our Children

Monday 1st December 7-8.30pm
Screen Time & Social Media: Balancing Technology Use in the Early Childhood & Primary Years

2015 Brochure Release

Date: 
5 November 2014

Our 2015 Brochures are not far away. Keep an eye on our news feed here and our Facebook sites for further updates.

Working in China

Date: 
5 November 2014

Shona is heading off in the next couple of weeks to work with educators in China for what will be an amazing trip for all involved.

Bendigo Study Tour

Date: 
29 October 2014

Dates for our Bendigo Study Tour will be released mid November. Stay tuned.

2015 Bookings

Date: 
24 October 2014

Bookings for 2015 sessions, professional learning and study tours will be available from Wednesday 5th November 2014.

BOOK NOW

Date: 
9 October 2014

Any mentoring, presentations for 2015
Our professional learning brochures and parent sessions for 2015 out soon. Watch this space