Helping teachers to inspire learning
The National Museum of Australia provides professional development programs for new and established teachers. These hands-on sessions explore pedagogical approaches and practical techniques to engage students with historical content and develop their skills.
Want to build confidence in teaching complex aspects of Australian history?
Attend our accredited professional development program to explore content of the Australian Curriculum and cross-curriculum priorities.
3 hours TQI accredited professional development
Learn new ways of teaching Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Histories and Cultures through interrogation and analysis of objects and digital primary sources.
Object handling and inquiry learning create entry points for students to explore the narratives of history, allowing them to engage with new concepts and multiple perspectives.
Experience how the power of objects can demonstrate the commonalities between diverse peoples and provide a bridge to understanding.
Experiment with classroom techniques and strategies that empower students and deepen connectivity and relevance.
Cost and bookings
Cost: $30 per participant (pay on day)
To book email firstname.lastname@example.org
All sessions held onsite at the National Museum of Australia.
Thursday 5 and 12 March 2020, 4–5.30pm (both days BOOKED OUT)
Thursday 26 March and 2 April 2020, 4–5.30pm (both days BOOKED OUT)
Wednesday 15 April, 9.30am–12.30pm
We can also accommodate staff groups from individual schools.