“Believe, Achieve, Succeed.” ……we are a data driven school Data…. We talk about it a lot… we always look at something positive… we can see the gap closing…. ……we do a lot to celebrate distance travelled … we ask what did you do as a teacher to make change happen?
The role of data “The greatest danger for most of us is not that our aim is too high and we miss it, but that it is too low and we reach it.” Michaelangelo • Whole school assessment schedule • Aspirational target setting • Curriculum focus meetings
Celebrating Success Celebrating Success
“this year’s cultural orientation was the best we’ve ever done… when working with new staff we try to build relationships and understanding first, before it leads to assumptions….” AUSTRALIAN HISTORY LOCAL CULTURE LOCAL LIFE
EMBEDDING INDIGENOUS PERSPECTIVES IN THE CURRICULUM ….kids are teaching me a lot of the time (about their culture)…. ….talking to the kids will give you the answers
Making the Jump Walking, Talking, Text Uncle Ernie’s Framework Improving Aboriginal Numeracy – Dr Thelma Perso Developing teacher pedagogy