Lifting Student Performance Conference 2018


Government and non-government teachers, principals and leaders are invited to a free conference at Knox.

When: Wednesday 24 January 2018 - 9.30am-2.40pm
Where: Knox Grammar School, Wahroonga, Sydney NSW
Cost: Free - registration at
Who: Government and non-government principals, leaders and teachers

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The research indicates that teacher quality lies at the heart of effective student learning. Increasingly, the relationship between instructional leadership, effective teaching and student outcomes is more apparent. Lifting Student Performance is a conference that will both inform and challenge school leaders and teachers about how they can make a real difference in student outcomes.

Keynote speakers
  • Professor John Fischetti, Head of School Education, University of Newcastle
  • Professor Stephen Dinham OAM, Associate Dean and Professor of Instructional Leadership, University of Melbourne
Topics covered include: 
  • The role of leaders in improving learning
  • The leadership of teachers and their role in improving student outcomes
  • School frameworks that create conditions for effective learning
  • A STEAM mindset – Transforming learning, teaching and leading for the innovation age
Registrations now open (closes 12 December 2017)

For more information, contact Mrs Sherry Bieman at or 02 9487 0481.