Are you looking to get your entire team on the same page, with a shared understanding, for the year ahead?

Are you responsible for guiding your teams Aboriginal programs?

Perhaps you are looking for different ways to include an Aboriginal perspective in your curriculum?

Join Jessica Staines, Director of Koori Curriculum for our programming and planning seminar.

This will cover:

  • How to get your team on the same page
  • Goal Setting
  • Revisiting and getting the most out of your RAP
  • Accountability and how to share responsibilities
  • Programming and planning processes to successfully embed Aboriginal perspectives in your curriculum

Limited spaces available for this training, so get in quick to join Jess and build your ability to lead your team in being able to successfully embed Aboriginal perspectives throughout your early learning service.

Included in the ticket price is the Koori Curriculum yearly digital planning guide containing information about culturally important dates, and a practical layout with ample writing space to record reflections, notes, meetings, focuses, interactions and learning experiences.

This will be sent to you at no additional cost.

Programming and Planning Seminar Virtual All Day

Date Time Duration


10:00AM - 2:30 PM AEDST

4.5 hours

Please note: there will be a 30-minute lunch break during the session

Programming and Planning Seminar Central Coast

Date Time Duration


10:00AM - 2:30 PM AEDST

4.5 hours

Please note: there will be a 30-minute lunch break during the session, this is included with the ticket price, and vegetarian options are available.

Programming and Planning Seminar Virtual Bundle

Date Time Duration

2/2- 9/3/2023


1 hour


12:00 PM AEST

1 hour

Please note: you are purchasing a bundle of sessions, these sessions cannot be interchanged for other session days and times

Our Programming & Planning seminar has been designed to be budget friendly professional development for early years educators.

Jessica Staines, Director of the Koori Curriculum will support educators through challenges, provide practical examples and guide reflections to build educators cultural confidence and capability.

"I enjoyed the training on the 8 ways of learning and how to clearly show learning in the classroom. I plan to implement this approach for the Year 1 Science units that I am developing."

- Sarah Schwandner (Primary School Educator)

Programming & Planning Schedule 2023

Topic Location Date TimeWednes

Programming & Planning Virtual (All Day)


24th January 2023

10:00AM - 2:30PM AEDST

Programming & Planning Virtual (4 x 1 hour)


Thursday's 2nd Feb, 9th Feb, 2nd Mar & 9th Mar 2023

7:00PM - 8:00PM AEDST

Programming & Planning Central Coast

Wyoming Community Centre

11th March 2023

10:00AM - 2:30PM AEDST

Programming & Planning Virtual (4 x 1 hour)


Wednesday's 3rd May, 10th May, 17th May & 24th May 2023

12:00PM - 1:00PM AEST

What Educators Are Saying

"I loved the training. I was inspired and motivated. I love how genuine and open Jessica is and her warm and inclusive teaching style. Thank you. It was brilliant "

Deborah Maillard
(Early Learning Educator)

"I really enjoyed this training session and will be looking forward in joining in on many more in the future. "

Kaitlyn Heagney
(Early Learning Educator)

"Absolutely amazing!! Will be highly recommending for all educators!"

Rachel Emms
(Early Learning Educator)

"I love it! I loved being able to interact with others and have collegial discussions about our journeys. I have left the seminar feeling very inspired and motivated to further my practice and improve my pedagogy."

Sarah Schwandner
(Primary School Educator)

Are you wanting to respectfully embed Aboriginal perspectives in your program?

In my private membership group, The Koori Curriculum Club, you’ll get amazing support to assist in the development of your centres Aboriginal programs, with regular Member mentoring sessions, lesson plans and master classes.