PD for 2013


Engage with Asia at the Zoo - 1 May

A professional learning opportunity inspiring teachers to design innovative Asia focused curriculum,through the lens of biodiversity in the Asian rainforest.
The Australian Curriculum highlights Asia and Australia�s engagement with Asia as a cross curriculum priority.Explore some of the big issues for the people and cultures of our region and how they are impacting Asian environments.The day will enhance your own Asia literacy with ideas for the classroom.
DEECD, in conjunction with Melbourne Zoo Learning Experiences,invite teachers to an all day conferenceto inspire and enable them to plan and implement Asia related curriculum at their schools.

Date: Wednesday 1st May 2013
Time: 8:30am to 4:00pm
Cost: $55.00*
(Payment required at time of booking (includes morning tea, lunch and resources)
Venue : Leopard Lodge, Melbourne Zoo
Booking : Please contact the Zoos Victoria Sales team on 03 9285 9406
REGISTRATIONS CLOSE Friday 20th April 2012
*Fee has been subsidised by DEECD
See the flyer for more details.

Exhibitions and opportunities available

NGV 2013.PNG

Contemporary Indonesian Art - NGV International

Jompet Kuswidananto and Eko Nugroho are members of the art community
of Yogyakarta in Indonesia. Jompet is an installation artist, while Nugroho
works across diverse media; creating paintings, murals and handmade
comic books, contemporary updates of the tradition of shadow puppet
theatre, and collaborations with local craftspeople to produce embroideries.
As a pairing, they shine light on the effervescent contemporary Indonesian
art scene and present a wide-ranging, yet precise snapshot of this world.

Free entry 18 Oct 2012 - 01 Apr 2013

NGV International, Contemporary Exhibitions Level G

Notes and summaries from previous PD sessions