Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Education
Land Rights, Recognition, Treaty - What would Jesus say? Solidarity with Aboriginal people…forming leaders for the world God desires.
A social justice imperative for school leaders, staff and students. With aims to transform pedagogy and the role of Catholic schools situated within Reconciliation agendas, Anglican Pastor Ray Minniecon will join us to lead theological discussions on Reconciliation, Forgiveness and Atonement and their connections with Colonisation and Catholicsim. Facilitators will introduce theological and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander perspectives on the "Doctrine of Discovery" and pertinent socio-historical topics such as the Letters Patent, Constitutional Recognition and Treaty.
System Accredited Module
Tauondi Aboriginal College
1 Lipson Street
PORT ADELAIDE SA 5015
Time: 9.00 - 4.00
School leaders and teachers in Catholic Schools
Dr Roma Aloisi
Is a multi-cultural, multi-lingual and spiritual woman, first generation Australian of Calabrian heritage. Roma has enjoyed a multi-disciplinary educational career as: teacher and school based leader Currently Senior Education Advisor: ATSI Education & Senior Secondary Education, Roma’s diverse academic background spans interests across: education, theology and gender-race-ethnicities. Roma’s Doctoral thesis: Speaking the Unspeakable. Interrogating leadership: gender-race-ethnicity in Australian Catholic Education was nominated for two research awards. Roma also received a Transformational Leadership in Indigenous Education award from the University of Adelaide.
Jonathan Lindsay-Tjapaltjarri Hermawan
A multi-cultural and multi-lingual man whose cultural and spiritual home is Walungurru (Kintore) Community near the NT/WA border. He is a qualified teacher/educator and is currently the Central Australia Manager for Red Dust Role Models. Jonathan is an Indigenous Education Ambassador for the Australian Government Department of the Prime Minister & Cabinet, 2015 NT NAIDOC Award recipient and a prominent motivational speaker on the importance of schooling and learning for life. Since 2012 Jonathan’s commitment, support and contribution to the work of the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Education Team has been considerable and extensive.
Standard 2: know the content and how to teach it
2.1 content and teaching strategies of the teaching area
Standard 6: engage in professional learning
6.2 engage in professional learning and improve practice
6.3 engage with colleagues and improve practice
Standard 7: engage professionally with colleagues, parents/carers and community
7.1 meet professional ethics and responsibilities
7.2 comply with legislative, administrative and organisational requirements
7.4 engage with professional teaching networks and broader communities
Registration : closes Monday, 3rd September 2018
For further information regarding registration:
Catholic Education Office
Ph 8301 6682