FREE Webinar Series for Teaching History
This year Sovereign Hill will be running professional development webinars to support teachers of history. We have an exciting program of topics and speakers to inspire you. All sessions are run on Blackboard Collaborate and are free for teachers. Each webinar will bring together a range of experts to offer ideas, resources and tips for teachers in a short and sharp one-hour program.
Please use the form below to register your interest for any or all of the webinars. We will then email you all the details, including technical requirements, closer to the date.
Implementing AusVELS History in the Primary School – Canadian Lead PS Trial - Wednesday 20 March, 4.30-5.30pm
Teachers will discuss their difficulties and successes in delivering AusVELS history in a trial conducted in 2012. Hear about the whole school approach that ended in a wonderful school community history fair.
The Importance of Narrative in History Teaching - Thursday 2nd May, 4.30-5.30pm
Authors Peter Fitzsimons (Eureka The Unfinished Revolution) and Doug Bradby (The Seriously Weird History Series) will discuss the importance of good story telling in teaching and writing History .
Link to the sessions will be provided here no later than one week prior. Sign up below to receive this information via email.
Recordings of Previous Webinars
Four webinars were held in 2012. Recordings for all webinars are available here.