Conference Proceedings

Please find below the concurrent session PowerPoints from the 2017 ANZELA Conference.

*Please note that this only includes sessions that have been approved by the presenter for distribution.

Wednesday, 4 October

Concurrent Session 1 - 9.55 am - 10.40am

Teacher Liability in Negligence for Mandatory Reporting Failures
Hannah McConaghy, Iona College

Trigger Warnings and Safe Spaces in Higher Education: Keeping Students 'Safe' or Supressing Free Speech?
Charles J. Russo, University of Dayton

Concurrent Session 2 - 12.05 pm - 12.50 pm

Victorian Child Safe Standards: What do they look like? Is there still work to do?
Kevin Moloney, Loreto Mandeville Hall and Nick Duggal, Moray and Agnew Lawyers

Meeting the Religious Challenges Facing Schools
Jacquie Seemann, Thompson Geer

When One Size Policy Does Not Fit All. Safe-guarding the Well-being of Online Teaching Staff
Jeni Fountain, Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology

Concurrent Session 3 - 2.00 pm - 2.45 pm

Here a Vet. There a Vet. Everywhere a Police Vet. Education Vetting in New Zealand
Rob Gold, New Zealand School Trustees Association

Can you Expel a Family? Dealing with Aggressive Parents in the SA Government Education Sector
Hannah Szakacs, Deparment for Education and Child Development

Towards Inclusive Schools: The impact of the DDA and DSE on Inclusion and Participation
Dr Roselyn Dixon, University of Wollongong

Concurrent Session 4 - 2.50 pm - 3.35 pm

Schools as Safe Havens: Safe from Discrimination
Maree O'Halloran, NEW Law

Concurrent Session 5 - 4.05 pm - 4.50 pm

The Paradigm Shift Required to Achieve Safety in Schools
Michelle Scobie and Paul Daivs, Integroe Partners

Guidance for Classroom Teachers Trying to Safely Make Adjustments for Students with Disabilities
Dr Shiralee Poed, Melbourne Graduate School of Education

Thursday, 5 October

Concurrent Session 1 - 10.50 am - 11.35 am

Safer Engagement with Social Media: Issues for Schools, Staff and Students
Kristen Lopes, Colin Biggers & Paisley

The Challenge and Benefits of Creating and Nurturing a Positive Culture of Safety, Practice and Compliance
Tony Houey, ANZELA SA Chapter

Concurrent Session 4 - 2.15 pm - 3.00 pm

Providing a Safe Educational Environment Protected by Law: Experiences from the Netherlands
Prof Pieter Huisman and Stefan Philipsen, Erasmus School of Law, NL




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