2021 Melbourne Kids Teaching Kids Conference #KTKCon2021

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Bringing together 50 schools from around Australia this October the 26th-27th

We are pleased to be able to host 50 schools from all over Australia this year in a 2x day event. We will be following states Chief Health Officer and The Department of Education and Training's health and education guidelines to ensure that this event is COVID safe and are currently in the early stages of liaising with conference partners to design a hybrid event with virtual offerings. 

If you would like more information about the 2021 conference please call our Head of Education - Michelle Tripp on 0431 559 176 or email Michelle@kidsteachingkids.com.au

Time: Tuesday 9:00am - 8:30pm  and Wednesday 9:00am - 2:30pm

Dates: Tuesday 26th of October & Wednesday 27th of October

Location: The University of Melbourne, Parkville Campus (Tues) and Collingwood Childrens' Farm (Wed)

Cost: $60 + GST per delegate (maximum of 10x delegates including teachers per school)

How to register - Save the Date (Monday March 1st)

Expressions of interest will open via the Kids Teaching Kids website on Monday March 1st at 12:00pm (AEDT)

Please head to this page to find the application

Conference information:

Education is the key to lasting project success and a tangible cultural change in the way we view and manage our environment. The Kids Teaching Kids conferences have been held around Australia for the last 21 years and we are thrilled to be able to bring everyone together for a face to face event (pending Victorian Chief Health Officers guidance around COVID-19).

The 15th Melbourne Kids Teaching Kids Conference will allow students to look at a whole catchment of environmental issues. This event will also allow for the development of cross-state and cross-curriculum materials, processes, presentation materials and networks of professionals and teachers interested in environmental education and natural resource management in general.

Objectives

The objectives of the 2021  Kids Teaching Kids Conference are:

  • To build on the existing successful Kids Teaching Kids program to deliver a comprehensive education peer-teaching program
  • To increase environmental and sustainability literacy within schools across Australia
  • To establish a solid understanding of the threats to the environment with a view to their protection by generating action
  • To provide young people with the opportunity to decide how they will be heard, now and into the future

If you are new to the Melbourne Kids Teaching Kids conference you can check out the 2019  Conference Brochure to see what its all about (see below). 

Please note that 2020 pivoted to a virtual event that catered for over 60+ schools around Australia - to find out more please click on the link to our virtual conference platform below and request to create a user:

https://ktk.delegateconnect.co/

 

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