Trends in Education

In 2014, St Margaret’s embraced a new initiative with the introduction of its Trends in Education Series. Each of these seminars, held three times a year, addresses a significant current educational topic and is delivered by an expert in the area of focus.

2021 Trends in Education (2)

Recorded 26 August 2021: Careers of the Future (Dr Jenine Beenhuyzen OAM)


2021 Trends in Education (1)

Recorded on 19 May:Taking a High Performance Approach to Study (Scott Francis)



2020 Trends in Education

20 August: Being proactive in supporting young people in the challenges they face (Damon Joseph - Character Builders)

2019 Trends in Education

Headspace: Building Resilience Wednesday 30 October 2019

QTAC / ATAR Presentation - Wednesday 5 June 2019

2018 Trends in Education Seminars

TIES#2 Professor Pankaj Sah, Director of the Queensland Brain Institute (QBI) at The University of Queensland (UQ): The Science of Learning

TIES #1 Professor Jeffrey Brand, Associate Dean, Learning & Teaching, Faculty of Society & Design, Bond University: 'Trends Today, Reality 2050'

2017 Trends in Education Seminars

TIES#2 Mathew Stein, St Margaret's Head of Faculty - Global Studies: 'Teaching Thinking"

TIES #1 Mr Chris Farrelly, Manager - STEM Enrichment Programs: 'STEM Education in Schools'

2016 topics and presenters included:

External assessment in Queensland: the implications for schools.
Presented by Mr Brian Short, Chair of Queensland Curriculum and Assessment Authority

More like Hemione than Fiona: Assessment for Learning as a source of learning power.
Presented by Dr Jill Willis, Senior Lecturer, Queensland University of Technology

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Mastery Learning and Thinking Skills: Friends or Foes?
Presented by Trudi Edwards, Acting Head of Primary School, St Margaret's Anglican Girls' School


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