Sexual Health & Family Planning ACT is now offering specially curated School Library Book Packs. They have been created with input from teachers and librarians in the ACT. Each pack contains ten plus books that affirm LGBTIQA+ and family diversity in our community.
Currently, 40 book packs are available:
- Early Years
- Primary Schools
- High Schools and
School Libary Book Packs Book packs are limited to one pack per school and made possible through a Capital Equality Grant from the ACT Government and Office of LGBTIQ Affairs.
We are so excited to announce that our small grants program for Wear It Purple day is back this year! We have -10 small grants valued at $200 each to help you run a fantastic event for Wear It Purple Day at your school.
Please complete the following survey as an expression of interest.
WEAR IT PURPLE DAY GRANTS
This FREE 3 Hour TQI-accredited training works to unpack and examine the experiences of Australian LGBTIQ+ students, and how to be more inclusive.
Do you want to learn about how you can contribute to building safer and more inclusive schools for all students?
What you'll learn
- Explore and unpack gender, sex, and sexuality
- Understand the school experiences of Australian LGBTIQ+ students
- Examine current research on Australian LGBTIQ+ students
- Discover how SAIS can help support you and your school
- Learn how to build a safe and supportive school
- Discuss strategies to select and include appropriate teaching and learning resources in your classroom and school
- Network with other educators and school staff
This free dynamic training is back and better than ever with new, updated data and fun new interactive activities.
School-based and whole-of-staff training can be booked in with us at your convenience, completely free of charge so get in touch and book in your school training with us!
We offer a 2-hour condensed training worth 2 TQI points or a more in-depth 3-hour version of the training worth 3 TQI points. Training can be delivered face-to-face or remotely via Zoom so there are plenty of options to work with you, your team or your school.
As always, we can also run specific, targeted training, information sessions or focus groups with you or your school to address specific areas of need, at no cost. These additional trainings however do not come with TQI accreditation; however, it can count towards self-nominated professional learning. Please get in touch if you think we can support you!
2022 TRAINING DATES
- TERM 1: 29 MARCH 2022
- TERM 2: 28 JUNE 2022
- TERM 3: 30 SEPTEMBER 2022
- TERM 4: 29 NOVEMBER 2022
TRAINING BOOKING AND INQUIRIES
Booking can be made online via the evenbrite link below or by contacting us during office hours. This training is free and TQI Accredited.
02 6247 3077
WE ARE SO EXCITED TO ANNOUNCE THAT OUR SMALL GRANTS PROGRAM FOR WEAR IT PURPLE DAY IS BACK THIS YEAR!
We have 10 small grants valued at $200 each to help you run a fantastic event for Wear it Purple day at your school.
Please send us an expression of interest, letting us know what event or initiative you would like to run to mark Wear It Purple Day and the best contact person at your school.
Please email your expressions of interest to us by Monday 27 July 2020.
For inspiration check out what schools did last year in our TERM 3 NEWSLETTER
IDAHOBIT DAY MESSAGES
We were thrilled to see so many amazing videos of support and encouragement posted for the 2020 IDAHOBIT online event. Check them out below.