GAWA’s EVENT CALENDAR – 2021
26th February Friday, Week 4
Teacher professional development 1 – Year 11 and 12 Geography course refresher and curriculum focus for New and Inexperienced Geography Teachers. Venue: South Perth Yacht Club
2nd March Tuesday, Week 5
Teacher professional development 2 – Year Year 7-10 HaSS Geography WA curriculum refresher and curriculum focus. Venue: South Perth Yacht Club.
31st March Wednesday, Week 9
Student learning seminar 1 – Year 12 Unit 3 Depth Study 1, extra help with ATAR Geography. Venue: SIDE 4.30-6.30pm and live streamed via Zoom.
29th March to 1st April, Monday to Thursday, Week 9
HaSS Week – Connecting Geography to future careers.
29th April to 2nd May, Thursday to Sunday, Week 2
Geography Careers Expo – Venue: Perth Convention Centre
7th May Friday, Week 3
Teacher professional development 3 – Geography skills day. Part 1 – Planning and implementing an incursion. Part 2 – planning and implementing effective fieldwork in Cockburn Central
16th May Sunday, Week 4
Student ATAR revision seminar 1 – Year 12 Unit 3 ATAR Geography. Venue: Notre Dame University and live-streamed via Zoom .
3rd July to 9th July, Term 2 Holidays
Geography Big Week Out
22nd July Thursday, Week 1
Joseph Gentilli Award – Nominations due for the Joseph Gentilli Award for Excellence in Geographical Education. Winner announced at the GAWA Conference.
27th July Tuesday, Week 2
Young Geographer of the Year Award – Entries due and winners announced at the GAWA Conference. Kindly sponsored by Alan May and Rick McMahon.
4th August Wednesday, Week 3
Student learning seminar 2 – Year 12 ATAR Geography Unit 4 Depth Study 2 Megacities New York/Tokyo. Venue: SIDE 4.30-6.30pm.
13th and 14th August, Friday to Saturday , Week 4
Teacher professional development 4 – GAWA Conference.