Thinking & Learning Direct Impact Sessions
75-minute professional learning sessions designed for maximum impact
Education changed in 2020. So did professional learning. That’s why we created Thinking & Learning Direct Impact Sessions: to provide meaningful and effective professional learning no matter where you are or what time you have available.
Each 75-minute session is delivered to your device of choice and provides insights, inspiration and practical strategies to address the pressing challenges you face in your school today. We know that you are busier than ever, which is why you can access your direct impact session at any time for up to 60 days after ordering (or 90 days if you order a bundle of all sessions).
Developed and delivered by leading experts, Hawker Brownlow Education’s Thinking & Learning Direct Impact Sessions will improve your professional practice and help you deliver extraordinary results in your classroom.
How do I order a Direct Impact Session?
Place your order by adding your Direct Impact Session(s) to the shopping cart below. Once you have placed your order, we’ll send you your unique activation code via email. You will have 60 days following activation to participate in and complete your Direct Impact Session on your own schedule.
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Thinking and Learning Direct Impact Sessions
Education changed in 2020. So did professional learning. That’s why we created Thinking & Learning Direct Impact Sessions: to provide meaningful and effective professional learning no matter where you are or what time you have available.Learn More
Starting at A$89.00
Off to a great start: The best ways to support beginning teachers with Dr Tina Boogren
Effectively supporting beginning teachers is crucial for both retention and developing expertise in relation to student achievement. During this interactive direct impact session, Dr Tina H Boogren will guide leaders, coaches and mentors in supporting beginning teachers by exploring and discussing research-based mentoring strategies that can be incorporated immediately.Learn MoreA$89.00
Using data as an aid to provide targeted teaching and learning experiences for students with Dr Selena Fisk
In this session, teachers will consider the types of data that they have available and discover how they can use historical standardised and in-school data to plan targeted activities to maximise student learning. This session is best suited to teachers looking for ways to make the most of the data they have and further enhance their knowledge of student skill and understanding to inform their practice.A$89.00
Responding to the needs of all learners in the differentiated classroom with Janelle McGann
Differentiation is not a set of strategies. Rather, it is a way of thinking about teaching and learning. It is a developmental process that unfolds, with practice and reflection, over time. Students in our classrooms come with a broad range of academic readiness, interests and approaches to learning.Learn MoreA$89.00
Promoting purposeful dialogue to build student agency with Dr Janelle Wills
Given that dialogue is a curriculum requirement and research indicates its effectiveness for learning, why does teacher talk still dominate the classroom? The reality is that implementing a dialogue-centred approach that ensures all students are fully engaged in deeper levels of thinking, exchanging ideas and meaning making is much simpler in theory than it is in practice. This direct impact session addresses these issues with practical strategies for teaching thinking skills, designing group activities and promoting a collaborative classroom environment that can be used across learning areas and year levels.Learn MoreA$89.00
Five powerful ways to capture the heads and hearts of your colleagues with Gavin Grift
Influencing others, advocating for change and supporting colleagues through change are three of the biggest challenges school leaders face. This direct impact session shows Learning Leaders why and explores how five critical mindsets can help them overcome these obstacles. Gavin engages participants in the theory, thinking and practice essential for Learning Leaders to truly transform the way they see their own leadership and help others do the same.Learn MoreA$89.00