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BlackWords is going on Tour!

(Status : Public)
Coordinated by BlackWords Team
  • Thursday Island, Torres Strait
    Image by Feral Arts via Flickr.
  • Teaching and Learning with BlackWords | 2 May 2019 | Thursday Island

    Register here for the event


    • Lunch and morning tea is provided.
    • Parking available in nearby parking lots or streets.
    • Bring your own device

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  • Venue - TRAWQ Indigenous Corporation Community Centre, Thursday Island

  • Speakers

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      Anita Heiss

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      Samantha Faulkner

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      Kerry Kilner

  • Program

    Time Session Presenter(s)
    8.30-9.00am Registrations open
    9.00-9.10am Welcome to Country
    9.10-10.00am Introduction, orientation and an exploration of Growing Up Aboriginal Anita Heiss
    10.00-10.30am BlackWords Kerry Kilner 
    10.30-11.00am Morning Tea
    11.00am-12.00pm Australian Curriculum, BlackWords and 'The Drovers Wife' Anita Heiss / Kerry Kilner
    12.00-12.30pm Embedding Indigenous Perspectives through Torres Strait Islander Stories: A Conversation Samantha Faulkner and Anita Heiss
    12.30-1.15pm Lunch
    1.15-2.45pm Concurrent Session A. Creative Responses to Embedding Indigenous Perspectives Anita Heiss
    Concurrent Session B. Librarians Supporting Teachers Kerry Kilner
    2.45-3.00pm Conclusion and Questions

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