HAVE YOUR SAY Parents will be able to speak to senior DECD employees and the Education and Child Development Minister about how they can be supported to better understand and participate in their child’s education in a ‘GOVchat’ event on Monday 4 July 2016 between 5:30-7:30pm.
The questions, feedback and comments from GOVchat will help to inform DECD’s parent engagement strategy, which will outline a statewide approach to engaging parents in their child’s learning.
Visit the DECD GOVchat page http://bit.ly/28K6XzS
to find out more or call 1800 216 506 on the day.
MINISTER'S VOLUNTEERING AWARD FOR OUTSTANDING SERVICE - has your school or preschool nominated a volunteer to receive this award? To find out more see http://bit.ly/1yzt0wA
We would love to hear from you about the person you have nominated and the great contribution they have made to your school or preschool.
VOLUNTEERING IN SCHOOLS AND PRESCHOOLS - new DECD handbook now available http://bit.ly/1sGHnP7
GREAT START WEBSITE offers parents of children aged under five years valuable learning resources including games and activities based on everyday experiences - have a look at it http://bit.ly/1mxzSZ6
SAASPC EXECUTIVE MEETINGS
Executive meetings are held on a Tuesday four times each year with a guest speaker for a part of the meeting.
Dates for 2016: 27 September, 28 November. 10:00am - 3:00pm. Contact us for more information. All welcome
MERIT SELECTION INFORMATION Free sessions for Governing Council/Management Committee nominees and others in schools and preschools who may be interested.
Sessions to be held at 163 Greenhill Road Parkside on 14 July 10am-1pm OR Tuesday 26 July 6-9pm. For further information or to arrange a session contact SAASPC 1800 724 640
RESPONDING TO ABUSE AND NEGLECT (MANDATORY REPORTING) INFORMATION SESSIONS Free sessions for volunteers in government preschools and schools - to make a time that suits your parents and volunteers contact SAASPC on 1800 724 640