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Sheena and Louise are available to deliver writing professional learning to individual or clusters of schools.
Please contact us for more information.

In addition, Sheena and Louise deliver professional learning in other areas of literacy. Please contact them through their individual websites for further information.

Louise: http://louisedempsey.wordpress.com/workshops-and-training/
Sheena: http://sheenacameron.com/workshops.html

Workshop schedule 2015

Training Calendar 2015 - see below for workshops organised by region 

Training schedule 2015 (organised by region and date)

New Zealand (South Island)

Timaru

28th January, 9-3pm: Developing an effective writing programme (Sheena and Louise)
SORRY THIS SESSION IS FULL

Dunedin

29th January, 9-3pm: Developing an effective writing programme (Sheena and Louise)
For more information, please contact Sasha: info@thewritingbook.com

SORRY THIS SESSION IS FULL

Invercargill

30th January, 9-3pm: Developing an effective writing programme (Sheena and Louise)
For more information, please contact Sasha: info@thewritingbook.com

Christchurch

12th & 13th March, 9-3pm: Small steps to start the journey to writing effectively (Jeff Anderson, Sheena Cameron, Louise Dempsey and other speakers) http://iplconferences.com/WE2015ChCh/programme/

 

New Zealand (North Island)

Taranaki

25th February, 9-3pm: Reviewing our Writing Programmes and Targeting ‘at risk’ Writers (Louise) Taranaki Literacy Association http://www.nzla.org.nz/3/pages/9-taranaki

Auckland

9th & 10th March, 9-3pm: Small steps to start the journey to writing effectively (Jeff Anderson, Sheena Cameron, Louise Dempsey and other speakers) http://iplconferences.com/WE2015Auck/march-9th-session/

Kohia Teachers’ Centre http://www.kohia.auckland.ac.nz/en/kohia/courses.html

6th March, 9.30-3.30pm: Teaching Reading Comprehension Strategies  (Sheena)

24th March, 9.30-3.30pm: Developing an Effective Writing Programme (Louise)

22nd April, 9.30-3.30pm: Do we still have to teach reading? – developing a reading programme to engage Year 5-8 students  (Sheena)

8th May, 9.30-3.30pm: Reviewing our Reading Programmes and Targeting ‘at-risk’ Readers (Louise)

27th May, 4-7pm: Supporting ‘at-risk’ Writers Y0-3 (Louise)

6th July, 9.30-3.30pm: Mini-conference – it’s all about the learning (Sheena and Louise)

11th August, 9.30-3.30pm: Developing an Effective Writing Programme (Sheena)

11th September, 9.30-3.30pm: Marking Writing: making it meaningful for students and teachers (Louise)

19th October, 9.30-3.30pm: What comes before reading and writing? Exploring the foundation skills for literacy (Louise)

30th October , Teaching Reading Comprehension Strategies  (Sheena)

10th November, 9.30-3.30pm: Practical ideas to embed vocabulary learning in your classroom programme (Sheena)

12th November, 9.30-3.30pm: Reviewing writing and planning professional learning for 2015 (Louise)

Learning Network
http://www.learningnetwork.ac.nz
1st August, 9-3pm: Write On (Murray Gadd, Louise Dempsey and Sheena Cameron)

Hamilton

http://www.professionallearningchoices.ac.nz/

28th April, 4-7pm: Guided Reading (Louise)

5th May, 4-7pm: Editing and improving writing (Louise)

Tauranga

http://www.professionallearningchoices.ac.nz

28th May 9-3pm: Developing  An Effective Writing Programme (Sheena)

Gisborne

http://www.professionallearningchoices.ac.nz

14th May 9-3pm: Developing an Effective Writing Programme (Sheena)

Masterton

16th April, 9-3pm: Developing an effective writing programme (Sheena and Louise)
For more information, please contact Sasha: info@thewritingbook.com

Hawkes Bay

17th April, 9-3pm: Developing an effective writing programme (Sheena and Louise)
SORRY THIS WORKSHOP IS FULL

Northland

Tai Tokerau Literacy Association
30th March, 9-3pm: Whangarei, Developing an Effective Writing Programme (Sheena)

15th June, 9-3pm Dargaville: Developing an Effective Writing Programme (Sheena)
23rd September:, 9-3pm Developing an Effective Writing Programme (Sheena)
(venues to be confirmed)

Wellington

2nd May, 9-1pm: Developing an Effective Writing Programme (Sheena and Louise)
For more information, please contact Sasha: info@thewritingbook.com

NZLA Conference – Words on Wellington
30th September -2nd October New Zealand Literacy Association Conference
http://www.nzla.org.nz/1/pages/2-nzla

Australia

Melbourne

ALEA  Victoria
19th March, 4-7pm: Developing an Effective Writing Programme (Sheena and Louise)

21st March, 9-1pm: Developing an Effective Writing Programme (Sheena and Louise)

Canberra

3-5th July: Capitalising on Curiosity (AATE and ALEA Conference)

Sydney

23rd May, 9-1pm: Developing an Effective Writing Programme

For more information, please contact Sasha: info@thewritingbook.com
6th & 7th August: 3P Love Learning Conference (Sheena)
http://www.3plearning.com

 

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