GAWA's EVENT CALENDAR – 2022

Term One

4th March Friday, Week 5

Teacher professional development 1CANCELLED – Unpacking and teaching the new Year 11 ATAR Geography Course  for New and Inexperienced Geography Teachers.  Venue: Burswood on Swan

8th March Tuesday, Week 6

Teacher professional development 2CANCELLED  – Year Year 7-10 HaSS Geography WA curriculum refresher and curriculum focus.           Venue: Burswood on Swan.

18th March Friday, Week 7

Teacher Professional development 3CANCELLED – UN and FAO Year of Artisanal Fisheries and Aquaculture. the sustainability aspects of fisheries and reef transect ideas. Venue: TBA.

12th  to 20th March, Saturday to Sunday, Week 7

5th April, Tuesday, Week 10

HaSS Week – Connecting Geography to future careers.

GeoNight 2022 [postponed to September 2022]

TERM TWO

 

15th May 2022 – Sunday, Week 3

Student ATAR revision workshop 1 – Year 12 Unit 3  ATAR Geography.  Venue: Perth College Judith Cottier Theatre in person and live-streamed via Zoom.

https://www.gawa.asn.au/wp-content/uploads/2022/04/Final-2022-ATAR-Revision-1-Flyer-Registration-Form.pdf

 

TERM THREE

21st 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.

25th July Monday, Week 2

Young Geographer of the Year Award – Entries due and winners announced at the GAWA Conference.  Kindly sponsored by GAWA.

12th August Friday, Week 4

Teacher professional development 4 – GAWA Conference.

10th September Sunday, Week 8

Student ATAR revision seminar 3 – Year 12 ATAR Geography revision Units 3 & 4. Venue: TBA live-streamed on Zoom.

20th September, Tuesday,  Week 10 

Geo Night – 4:40pm – 7pm. New directions in Geography: Resisting gentrification in Berlin;  Geographers, Fire management and Climate change;  A geographical tasting of the story of gin (Head distiller and owner of Sin Gin).

TERM FOUR

28th October Friday, Week 3

Teacher professional development 5 – Based on SCSA syllabus changes. [TO BE CONFIRMED]