Education

Student engagement and education outcomes workshop in Shepparton

By Ashlea Witoslawski

Education expert John Hattie will visit Shepparton next week to talk about strategies to improve student engagement and education outcomes. 

This free event is open to the public and will give attendees the opportunity to learn more about the teaching and learning context for improving the quality of education in schools. 

Professor Hattie is the director of the Melbourne Educational Research Institute at the University of Melbourne.

A metadata expert of more than 15 years, Prof Hattie will discuss the key teaching and learning factors that drive improved educational outcomes.

These include engaging with students to set expectations and provide feedback, improving teacher practice and formative evaluation, classroom management, co-operative learning, integrated curriculum and inquiry-based learning.

An Evening with Professor John Hattie is on Wednesday, September 18 from 6pm to 7.30pm at The Woolshed @ Emerald Bank, 7719 Goulburn Valley Hwy, Kialla.

This is a free event, however bookings are essential as seats are limited. 

For more information and bookings, visit Eventbrite.