About the 2021 Conference
When: 29th and 30th July 2021
Where: Waterview at Bicentennial Park
In its second year, the Illume Learning Australian Inclusive Schooling conference is an unmissable opportunity for those with an interest in and passion for inclusive education. The conference will inform, inspire, challenge and empower delegates to deepen their commitment to an inclusive education for students with disabilities.
The event will bring together Australian leaders in the field of inclusive education to share informative and engaging presentations on the philosophy, research and practice of inclusive education.
The Australian Inclusive Schooling Conference is an opportunity to share your knowledge, skills and experience with a unique audience of 350 delegates, including current and pre-service teachers, parents, therapists and school administrators.
You’ll be helping to strengthen attendees understanding of and commitment to inclusive education. Presenting at the conference also provides an opportunity to build your networks and enhance your profile as a leader in your field.
What to present on
We’re seeking submissions relevant to teachers, teacher aides, parents, therapists and school administrators.
Relevant topics include but are not limited to:
Inclusive School Reform
Literacy and Numeracy
Students Wellbeing (including trauma & mental health)
Curriculum and Assessment
Universal Design for Learning
Please note: submissions that focus on the promotion of commercial services will not be considered. If you have a product or service to promote, please consider becoming a sponsor or exhibitor – contact firstname.lastname@example.org for further details.
How to present
We’re looking for original presentations that offer practical take-away tips and tools. Sessions should run for 40 minutes total, including 5-10 minutes for questions.
Align with the definition of inclusive education as outlined in the United Nations Convention on the Rights of People With Disabilities – Article 24 and General Comment No. 4
Focus on practical takeaways and learnings for delegates;
Showcase highly-successful, innovative or unique practices, frameworks, methodologies, processes or tools;
If you’re selected as a conference presenter, you’ll receive:
Free registration for the conference on the day of your presentation, including access to all sessions, conference resources, and catering.
Please fill out the form below to submit your interest. Call for Speakers closes on 30 October 2020. Applicants will be advised of the outcome by 31 December 2020.
Illume Learning is pleased to accept applications to speak at the 2021 Australian Inclusive Schooling Conference.
The Call for Speakers is open until 30 October 2020. To express your interest, please submit the form below.
We’re looking for change-makers, experts, and champions for inclusive education. We welcome applications from educators, academics, therapists, people with disability, and any other interested parties.