"Programming, Planning & Pedagogy Seminar" Nerang Queensland

The Koori Curriculums "Programming, Planning & Pedagogy" workshop is coming to you!

Led by the renowned Director of the Koori Curriculum, Jessica Staines, this workshop is your gateway to enhancing your curriculum with Aboriginal perspectives and pedagogies.

Join us to:

- Plan inclusively and thoughtfully integrate Aboriginal perspectives into your curriculum

- Delve into the rich realm of Aboriginal pedagogies

- Craft meaningful reconciliation commitment statements

- Establish a robust community connections list and grasp the essential protocols for community engagement

Educational Leaders, this is your chance to excel in guiding your team:

  • Align your team's vision and goals

  • Effectively implement goal setting for accountability and shared responsibilities

  • Revitalise and optimise your Reconciliation Action Plan (RAP)

  • Develop sound programming and planning processes to seamlessly embed Aboriginal perspectives

  • Shape your practices with Aboriginal pedagogies to elevate your educational approach

This workshop offers a valuable "train the trainer" opportunity aimed at enhancing your leadership skills to empower your team in effectively incorporating Aboriginal perspectives within your school or early learning service.

Limited spaces are available, so act fast to secure your spot and equip yourself to champion cultural inclusivity and educational excellence.

As a bonus, your ticket includes The Koori Curriculum's yearly digital planning guide packed with culturally significant dates and essential templates utilized during the session, provided at no extra cost.

Date: 17th August 2024

Registration: 9:30 AM

Session One: 10:00 AM

Lunch: 12:30 PM-1:00 PM

Session Two: 1:00 PM

Coffee & tea available on arrival and on breaks

Location: Nerang Country Paradise Parkland, 231 Beaudesert Nerang Rd, Nerang QLD 4211

Facilitator: Jessica Staines, Koori Curriculum Director

Ticket price: $203.50 inc GST

Jessica Staines is an early childhood educator, professional speaker, author, advocate and advisor.

As the founder and director of Koori Curriculum, Jessica is committed to helping educators embed Aboriginal perspectives into early childhood education.

She has played many significant roles nationally and internationally in building cultural understanding, reconciliation and harmony, including as an Indigenous advisor to ABC’s Playschool.

Her work has been published in industry journals, and she has previously been a part of the AIATSIS Education Advisory Committee and HIPPY Reference group, contributing to the development of resources and programs that support Aboriginal children and families in the early years.

Jessica’s family are Wiradjuri and have lived off Country on Gadigal and Wangal land for four generations. Her family originally came from Cowra, Molong, Parkes and Wellington, but due to displacement, they were disconnected from their family and communities.

Today, Jessica lives on Darkinjung Country with her husband and two children on a peaceful bush block, and is proud to identify as a Wiradjuri woman, with connections to her local Darkinjung community.

Workshop cost $203.50 inc GST


Who Should Attend?

Primary School Teachers

Early Childhood Educators

Family Day Care Educators

OOSHC Educators

What people are saying about Koori Curriculum

I loved being able to interact with others

"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 Schwander (Primary School Educator)

Will be highly recommending for all educators

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

Rachel Emms (Early Childhood Educator)

It was an Amazing Workshop

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

Kaitlyn Heagney (Early Childhood Educator)

I was inspired and motivated

"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 Childhood Educator)

Payment options

Credit Card



Workshop cost $203.50 inc GST


Got Questions?

The "Embedding Aboriginal Perspectives in Early Childhood Curriculum" workshop registration opens at 9:30 AM with the workshop running from 10:00AM to 12:00PM on the 15th of August 2024.

Yes, via AfterPay. Choose AfterPay at checkout for more details.

No there is no group rate for the "Embedding Aboriginal Perspectives in Early Childhood Curriculum" workshop

Please contact us at info@kooricurriculum.com including the email address used for the purchase and the new email address.

Please contact us at info@kooricurriculum.com including your order number and the email addresses to be included in communications.

Tickets are sold on a strictly no-refund basis. But in the event that the "Programming, Planning and Pedagogy Seminar" is cancelled, you will be refunded the face value of the ticket. If the event is postponed due to COVID19 we will give you the option to have a ticket for the next event. The right is reserved to vary advertised schedules to add, withdraw or substitute speakers and sessions where necessary.

We understand that availability can change, at this stage we do not have alternative dates for the "Embedding Aboriginal Perspectives in Early Childhood Curriculum" workshop and therefore cannot reschedule.

You can reach us at info@kooricurriculum.com and one of our team will respond within 1 business day.

Yes. If you choose to attend the event please let Jess know on the day as she always enjoys meeting Koori Curriculum Club members. There are no discounts offered Koori Curriculum Club members.

Please contact us at info@kooricurriculum.com and one of our team will respond as quickly as they can to support you during the event.