Announcing 2018 DAN PD Conference!

 

Join us for ‘Being Human: Education and the Search for Meaning’ , an important three-day conference for Religious Studies and Philosophy teachers and school leaders.

Keynote speakers include Peter Singer, Margaret Somerville and Hugh Mackay. An interfaith panel will be chaired by ABC broadcaster John Cleary and practical workshops will be led by experienced classroom teachers. Special events include the Conference dinner at Sydney’s iconic Luna Park.

Our Keynote Speakers

Professor Peter Singer (Ira W. DeCamp Professor of Bioethics, Princeton University)

Michael Parker (Headmaster of Oxley College, NSW)

Professor Margaret Somerville (Professor of Bioethics, University of Notre Dame, Sydney)

Hugh Mackay (social researcher and author)
  • Michael Parker (Headmaster of Oxley College, NSW)
  • Fr Aloysious Mowe SJ (Director of Advocacy and Communications,Jesuit Refugee Service, Rome)
  • Dr Ari Lander (Education Officer, Sydney Jewish Museum)

DATES: Friday 13 April – Sunday 15 April 2018
VENUE: Newington College 200 Stanmore Road, Stanmore NSW 2048
ENQUIRIES: Please email dan@dialogueaustralasia.org.au
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Feedback from 2017 April PD workshops with Dr Jeremy Hall & Mark Case

‘Engaging and inspiring. Fantastic to be led by passionate and successful teachers’  – (Stephanie Spiller, Canberra Girls’ Grammar School)

‘Immensely practical and inspiring, I recommend this PD for any RE or Humanities educator’  – (Luke Critchley, St Joseph’s College, Toowoomba)

‘A time of rich resourcing, stimulating possibilities, and practical ideas’  – (Anne van Gend, New Zealand Schools)

‘The workshop was energetic and inspiring. Lots of fun along the way, but also wonderful resources and plenty of great ideas’  – (Vanessa Gamack, Churchie)