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Teacher Professional Development Workshop - Sunshine Coast

Teachers Workshop 

Teaching and Learning about Parliament in the Classroom

A fun, hands-on professional development for primary and secondary school teachers on the Sunshine Coast and surrounding regions. 

3.30pm - 5.30pm, Tuesday 12 November 2019
Afternoon tea and networking on arrival from 3.15pm.

Caloundra RSL Club
19 West Terrace, Caloundra 4551



Sunshine Coast Teacher Workshop Eventbrite page.

 Teacher Professional Development Workshop

Workshop topics

  • The processes of Parliament and Government and how you can use the Parliament’s online resources in your teaching of the National Curriculum;
  • Parliamentary Committees and how to conduct a stakeholder engagement activity (parliamentary committee role play); and
  • How to conduct a preferential voting activity in the classroom.

Eligible for inclusion on continuing professional development log.

Australian Professional Standards for Teachers outcomes
Professional Knowledge:

  • Content and teaching strategies of the teaching area 2.1

  • Content selection and organisation 2.2.2

Professional Practice:

  • Use teaching strategies 3.3

  • Select and use resources 3.4

Professional Engagement:

  • Engage in professional learning and improve practice 6.2

  • Engage with colleagues and improve practice 6.3


Sunshine Coast Teacher Workshop Flyer


Kate Philipson
Parliamentary Education Officer
Queensland Parliament
Ph: (07) 3553 6415
Email: parliamentary.education@parliament.qld.gov.au