Professional Learning and Research
Little Learning School
Semann & Slattery designed and is delivering a year long professional learning program to centre leaders and head office staff for the Little Learning School Early Learning Centre Group. The professional learning program aims to enhance the leadership and management skills of the team. The program includes a practitioner inquiry element, where participants are undertaking their own research projects. The content of the entire program is tailored to the client’s requirements to ensure it is relevant and specific to the needs of their staff.
Targeted Professional Development
Only About Children
Semann & Slattery has designed and is delivering specialised professional development to centre leaders and an identified talent group for the Only About Children group of education and care services. This program has been ongoing since 2013, and focuses on pedagogy, practice, leadership and management.
Style Street Children’s Community Long Day Care Centre
Semann & Slattery has been engaged by Style Street Children’s Community Long Day Care Centre to deliver whole team workshops, including team building, and provide onsite individually focused pedagogical mentoring and feedback for educators. Delivered under the Practice Plus brand, this professional development is uniquely tailored for the organisation, in collaboration with the centre director, combining a range of learning and teaching strategies. Professional support is being provided for educators, team leaders, the centre director and the management committee.