Networking and forming connections between schools is a key part of the day with times set for networking and learning from one another.

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We hope you will join us for the first bi-annual IB Schools Australasia Leadership Symposium.



8.30am - 9.00am

Registration and welcome tea and coffee

9.00am - 9.10am Welcome from Ashley Coats, Chair, IB Schools Australasia

9.10am - 9.30am IB Schools Australasia AGM 2019

9.30am - 10.30am Session 1 - The new philosophy around the IB standards and practices Steven Wishart

10.30am - 10.50am Morning Tea

10.50am - 11.50am Session 2 - Developing Leadership Agency: Leading the way to develop agency in your school community Dr Marcia Behrenbruch

11.50am - 12.00pm Leg stretch

12.00pm - 1.00pm Session 3 – Leading Culturally Diverse Communities Darlene Fisher

1.00pm - 1.45pm Lunch and Sponsors

1.45pm - 2.45pm Session 4 – Inquiry in the PYP: A foundation for higher learning Dr Jo Fahey

2.45pm - 3.00pm Afternoon tea break

3.00pm - 4.00pm Session 5 - Confronting histories and the Learner Profile Dr Amy McKernan

4.00pm - 4.30pm Session 6 - Open Forum Session

4.30pm - 5.30pm Networking Drinks and Sponsors - a time for refreshments and canapes for networking