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Professional Learning & Events
The provision of high-quality professional learning opportunities is a key part of the services offered by Independent Schools Queensland (ISQ). ISQ is proud to offer an extensive calendar of professional learning opportunities to member schools.
ISQ’s professional learning and events are offered via a variety of channels including traditional face-to-face, via online platforms and through blended learning opportunities to enhance the user’s experience while offering flexibility to suit the needs of ISQ members.
Use the search panel on the right-hand side of this page or download ISQ's Professional Learning Prospectus 2018 to find a professional learning opportunity that's right for you.
Find out more about ISQ's Professional Learning Centre.
Data-Driven School Improvement
20 March 2018 - Schools need to better understand the skills and needs of children before they start school, regularly assess their progress and prosperity and empower teachers to change their practices to have the biggest impact, an ISQ symposium was told.
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Briefings Volume 22 Issue 2
The March 2018 issue of Briefings is out now. ISQ ED David Robertson writes on the increased accountability of independent schools, while ISQ Director (Strategic Relations) Shari Armistead writes a timely research article about needs-based school funding and why it's such a hotly contested area of education policy.
Applying Brain Research in the Classroom
19 March 2018 - Education systems have failed to fully appreciate that unless a child’s “social emotional brain” is fully engaged optimal learning cannot be achieved, a neuroscience educator will tell independent school teachers today.
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