Michelle runs training events regularly in Adelaide at The Highway, Adelaide
  • Covid Conversations Part 3: Conversations to support your service during covid
    Online event
    Jan 31, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM GMT+10:30
    Online event
    Join me and my panel of experienced ECEC Covid responders (Robbie and Michelle) who can help you prepare for responding to covid in your service. We will ask for topic requests this time which we can respond to & we will share experiences. Don't do this alone! We've got you sorted & supported!
  • Mind Before Matter: Critical Reflection and Professional Dialogue made easy!
    Online Event
    Feb 01, 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM GMT+10:30
    Online Event
    When working with educators and leaders in our sector, I'm often asked about critical reflection. It's time to make it easy! I will introduce the What, so what, what next method of Critical Reflection. Professional Dialogue doesn't just happen, it takes intention and requires boundaries.
  • Growth Leadership Series 2022 - Session 1
    Online Event
    Feb 03, 9:30 AM – 12:30 PM GMT+10:30
    Online Event
    During this session we will share our successes, challenges and what we are working on. We will explore the covid plans and how people are managing situations in their services. We will talk about setting goals for the year and talk about how to keep moral up.
  • PowerQIPing - The NEW Quality Improvement Planning Template & Approach (7)
    Zoom Meeting
    Feb 11, 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM GMT+10:30
    Zoom Meeting
    Are you sick of your QIP? Do you keep writing 'QIP' on your to-do list then ignoring it? Do you feel nervous about demonstrating the Exceeding Themes? Get on board and start LOVING your QIP! PowerQIPing will tap into your passion and let you SHOWCASE the amazing work you do.
  • What did they really say? Listening Deeply to Children's Voices.
    Online Event
    Feb 16, 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM
    Online Event
    Consulting with children & listening to their voices is very different from asking 'what would you like out of the cupboard?' This session will explore the concepts of consulting with children and listening with intent and analysing what children are saying. This will support critical reflection.
  • Planning for Exceeding: Taking Charge of Your Service Assessment Process
    Online event
    Feb 21, 9:30 AM – 12:30 PM
    Online event
    This session is will support your confidence with the Assessment and Rating process. We will practice setting goals for success, explore my PowerQIPing approach and I will share my insights with you so you are well and truly prepared for Assessment.
  • PowerQIPing - The NEW Quality Improvement Planning Template & Approach (7)
    Zoom Meeting
    Feb 22, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM GMT+10:30
    Zoom Meeting
    Are you sick of your QIP? Do you keep writing 'QIP' on your to-do list then ignoring it? Do you feel nervous about demonstrating the Exceeding Themes? Get on board and start LOVING your QIP! PowerQIPing will tap into your passion and let you SHOWCASE the amazing work you do.
  • Play Fundamentals: The Play Cycle, An Educators Role in Play and Understand Play.
    Online event
    Mar 01, 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM GMT+10:30
    Online event
    You asked for it!!! Participants in sessions last year asked for more info on The Play Cycle. This session will delve deeply into the value of play, how to ensure children are uninterrupted in play and how to design routines and practices to support the Play Cycle. Documentation will be a breeze!
  • Growth Leadership Series 2022 - Session 2
    Online Event
    Mar 03, 9:30 AM – 12:30 PM GMT+10:30
    Online Event
    During this session we will share our successes, challenges and what we are working on. We will explore the covid plans and how people are managing situations in their services. We will talk about critical reflection and how we can plan more effectively for this.
  • Room Leader - Growth Leadership Series (1)
    Plympton
    Multiple Dates
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    Mar 09, 9:30 AM – 3:30 PM GMT+10:30
    Plympton, 290 Anzac Hwy, Plympton SA 5038, Australia
  • PowerQIPing - The NEW Quality Improvement Planning Template & Approach (7)
    Zoom Meeting
    Mar 10, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM GMT+10:30
    Zoom Meeting
    Are you sick of your QIP? Do you keep writing 'QIP' on your to-do list then ignoring it? Do you feel nervous about demonstrating the Exceeding Themes? Get on board and start LOVING your QIP! PowerQIPing will tap into your passion and let you SHOWCASE the amazing work you do.
  • Make Their Mark: Documenting & Displaying Children's Voices, Artwork, Learning and Ideas.
    Plympton
    Mar 16, 9:30 AM – 3:30 PM GMT+10:30
    Plympton, 290 Anzac Hwy, Plympton SA 5038, Australia
    This session is about exploring how we can enhance our approach to documenting children's learning and displaying their projects and workings. Making their mark is about respect and meaning. Why do we document what we document and how can we do it with purpose?
  • There's More Than One Way: Challenging the Status Quo & Lessons From Mock Assessments
    Plympton
    Mar 22, 9:30 AM – 3:30 PM
    Plympton, 290 Anzac Hwy, Plympton SA 5038, Australia
    This session is about opening up to new ways of doing things, learning about what others are doing in our sector and considering new ways we can approach practice in our services. This session would be great for service or team leaders as we will talk about how to embed new practices & record growth
  • PowerQIPing - The NEW Quality Improvement Planning Template & Approach (7)
    Zoom Meeting
    Mar 23, 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM GMT+10:30
    Zoom Meeting
    Are you sick of your QIP? Do you keep writing 'QIP' on your to-do list then ignoring it? Do you feel nervous about demonstrating the Exceeding Themes? Get on board and start LOVING your QIP! PowerQIPing will tap into your passion and let you SHOWCASE the amazing work you do.
  • Optimistic Child: Developing Growth Mindset, Wellbeing and Sisu with children.
    Plympton
    Apr 04, 9:30 AM – 3:30 PM GMT+9:30
    Plympton, 290 Anzac Hwy, Plympton SA 5038, Australia
    Applying the learnings from Positive Psychology by Dr Martin Seligman, Growth Mindset by Carol Dweck and Sisu by Fins (Finnish word for resilience and persistence), we will talk about the language, practices and ideas to support this.
  • Enquiring Minds: Project Approach, Enquiry-Based Learning & Teaching - the 'How' and 'Why'.
    Online Event
    Apr 05, 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM GMT+9:30
    Online Event
    It’s the buzz word but what is it all about? If you haven’t started with project work or you’ve dipped your toe in the project water but have not really been sure how to follow through, or if you are deep into project work and want to be inspired and share your knowledge, this session is for you.
  • Inside Out: Intentionality in the Outdoor Learning space - Outdoor Curriculum
    Plympton
    Apr 11, 9:30 AM – 3:30 PM
    Plympton, 290 Anzac Hwy, Plympton SA 5038, Australia
    Outdoor learning programs and design – we will look well beyond ‘going outside for a run’, we will talk about how to design a well-rounded outdoor curriculum and why this is important. We will unpack the challenges of shared outdoor spaces and talk about Key Learning Areas.
  • Meaning Makers: Understanding Children's Behaviours and Showing Up For Them.
    Plympton
    May 03, 9:30 AM – 3:30 PM GMT+9:30
    Plympton, 290 Anzac Hwy, Plympton SA 5038, Australia
    Children's behaviour is always communicating something with us, and if we listen carefully, develop secure attachments and respond effectively, we can show up for them in the most meaningful & impactful way. Making meaning of children's behaviour changes every aspect of their experience.