On Demand Webinars

PETAA holds regular webinars for our members, featuring renowned children's authors, primary literacy experts and best practice classroom teachers. A full list can be seen below (for logged in members) of those that have been recorded and are freely available on demand.
  

Research into Practice conversations: Teaching the language of climate change science

Posted on 15/10/2021
PETAA is working in collaboration with leading associations to create a series of conversations connecting research and practice. In this video: teaching the language of climate change science

  

Tips, ideas and inspiration for Book Week 2021

Posted on 28/07/2021
Join three teacher librarians in this webinar co-presented with the CBCA as they share their best tips, tricks and advice for celebrating Book Week at your school.

  

Research into Practice conversations: Inquiry into teaching spelling

Posted on 22/07/2021
PETAA is working in collaboration with leading associations to create a series of conversations connecting research and practice. First: inquiry into spelling

  

The power and potential of picture books webinar

Posted on 6/05/2021
Enjoy a conversation with Radhiah Chowdhury, whose picture book The Katha Chest, with illustrations by Lavanya Naidu, is a beautifully woven tale about the bonds of love, culture and memory, and who speaks the power and potential of picture books.

  

Inside a Picture Book—With Claire Saxby and Jess Racklyeft

Posted on 28/04/2021
A conversation with author/illustrators Claire Saxby and Jess Racklyeft, whose new picture book Iceberg tells a hauntingly beautiful story – and might just help young people develop a sense and love and care for our precious natural world.

  

Hints for healing

Posted on 10/03/2021
In this special webinar, join Nicole Loehr as she explains her school liaison program STARTTS (Service for the Treatment and Rehabilitation of Torture and Trauma Survivors), along with top tips for teachers with students who have suffered trauma

  

Teaching the language of climate change science

Posted on 2/03/2021
An on-demand webinar conversation with Julie Hayes, co-author of the PETAA Publication Teaching the Language of Climate Change Science, as she shares tips for introducing scientific language for young people and classroom examples of best practice.

  

Teacher Knowledge, Augmented Reality, and Multimodal Literacies

Posted on 4/11/2020
A webinar presentation from the 2019 PETAA Research Grant co-recipient Dr Lynde Tan

  

Read for Your Life!

Posted on 10/09/2020
Australian Children’s Laureate 2020–2021 Ursula Dubosarsky explores the power of reading

  

Understanding and using English concepts — Session 1

Posted on 11/06/2020
Presenters Michael Murray and Dr Lorraine Beveridge discuss English textual concepts in this first part of a 2-part on-demand webinar series.

  

Te Rito Toi: Helping the return to school after COVID-19

Posted on 7/05/2020
Professor Peter O’Connor discusses the fantastic Te Rito Toi website, an Arts resources delight, for using with children post-trauma.

  

Engaging Children with Literacy through Drama

Posted on 29/04/2020
John Nicholas Saunders is Director of Education and Community Partnership at Sydney Theatre Company

  

Reading with your child

Posted on 23/04/2020
Jennifer Asha shares tips and tricks for parents learning with their children at home during COVID.