PD Workshops

“This is the best PL out there!”

This term we have a variety of workshops to support teachers, including a return to face-to-face Experiments and some newly NESA Accredited workshops. Please click on the links for more details:
Stage 6
7-10:  Stage 4&5 Physical World for Non-specialists – Fri 16/9, Week 9*
K-6: a school or group of schools can request via our EOI.
*NESA accredited 5 hours each at Proficient (all others 5 hours Elective PD)
*Face-to-face (all others via Zoom)
EARLY BIRD rates of 15% OFF are available on all workshops if purchased by the end of Week 4 (12 Aug). Also, the Physics or Chemistry Theory and Experiments  workshops can be undertaken in isolation or in pairs at reduced rates.
New Accreditation Example
Completing Experiments for HSC Physics Teachers will contribute 5 hours of NSW Education Standards Authority (NESA) Accredited PD in the priority area of Delivery and Assessment of NSW Curriculum/EYLF addressing standard descriptor 2.1.2 from the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers towards maintaining Proficient Teacher Accreditation in NSW.

Feedback from previous courses

“I really liked the experiments we got to try out and discussed how you could do them with K-6 students. Thank you for a fantastic day. I learnt a lot and feel more confident in teaching Science and Technology skills to students.”  Jessica Bailey, Walters Road Public School.

“Thanks for a great day! I found your presentation style engaging and interesting and I respect your experience and expertise in the area.”  Matt McKenzie, Thalgarrah Environmental Education Centre.

“Thank you for the opportunity where you shared your knowledge and skill with us. It was a very informative (but thankfully not very heavy) day and this reflects your skill in presenting.” Tanya Modini, Regina Coeli.

“Knew exactly what he was talking about and teaching us about, was well-prepared for all sessions and gave great feedback and scope for flexibility according to the group’s needs.” Trent Critchley, James Sheahan High School, Orange.

“This is the best PL out there!” Murray Rose, Denison College, Bathurst

“CrookED Science PD have been the best professional learning I have ever experienced.” Estelle McNaught, Norwest Christian College

“Thank you for providing these opportunities to both the teachers and students. As the Dept head and Director of Professional Growth I cannot express my gratitude for passionate educators, such as yourself, that are willing to share their practice to develop colleagues.” Kylie Robinson, St Brigid’s Catholic College, Lake Munmorah