AISNSW Curriculum Leadership Conference 2022

Riding the Waves of Curriculum Reform


Curriculum reform is coming. With it, immense opportunity, and turbulence – are you ready to lead it?

This year’s premier event for curriculum leaders is unmissable.

We invite you to:

Prepare yourself for leading your school through new curriculum with big-picture thinking, vision, and intent.

Learn how to fuel and sustain lasting transformation for a fundamentally different experience in your school.

Grow your capacity to lead actionable change and think deeply about the impacts of reform.

Commit to ensuring that you’re skilled and confident to navigate the waves of curriculum reform.

Come to the Hunter Valley in August to hear from experts and colleagues because;
 “You can’t stop the waves, but you can learn to surf. Jon Kabat-Zinn

Dr Simon Breakspear - Keynote Presenter 2022


Keynote Presenter: Professor Bill Lucas

Bill Lucas is Professor of Learning and Director of the Centre for Real-World Learning (CRL). At the University of Winchester (UK). He founded CRL in 2008, together with Prof. Guy Claxton. Bill is known internationally as a speaker on the subjects of learning, change, creativity, healthcare improvement and leadership. He is a prolific, award-winning writer, and has authored and co-authored over forty books and chapters and many peer-reviewed papers.

Keynote Presenter: Dr Simon Breakspear

Dr. Simon Breakspear is a researcher, advisor, and speaker on educational leadership, policy, and change. He is the Executive Director of the global consultancy Agile Schools, and Visiting Fellow at the University of New South Wales, Gonski Institute for Education. Simon’s educational frameworks and tools make complex ideas easier to understand and act on. His speaking and advisory work have given him the opportunity to work with over 100,000 educators across 10 countries.

Keynote Presenter: Dr Deborah Netolicky

Dr Deborah Netolicky has more than 20 years of experience teaching and leading in independent schools in Australia and England. She is currently Head of Teaching and Learning (K-12) at St Mark’s Anglican Community School, Honorary Research Associate at Murdoch University, Chair of a local primary school board, and member of national and international education advisory committees.

Keynote Presenter: Paul Martin

Paul Martin is the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of NESA. Paul was appointed as NESA CEO in December 2019, after acting in the role since February 2019. Before being appointed as CEO, Paul was the Executive Director, Quality Teaching at NESA and before that, the Manager of Professional Learning and Initial Teacher Education at the former NSW Institute of Teachers (NSWIT).

Keynote Presenter: Tracey Ezard

Tracey Ezard is a highly regarded educator and a National Fellow of the Australian Council of Education Leaders (FACEL). She has a background in teaching and educational leadership, business management and HR. Tracey works with leaders and teams who want to achieve greater results by embracing a new type of leadership, which is focussed on collaboration, communication, learning and relationships.

2022 Venue: Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley

AISNSW has partnered with Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley to allow delegates to make discounted accommodation bookings for ease of flexibility of dates and options for their length of stay. Full details are available below.

As our preferred accommodation partner for this conference, Crowne have also provided AISNSW and their delegates a discounted rate.

Below you will find the link to make your booking and receive a discounted rate for your stay. You are not obliged to stay at our preferred provider.

Carlo Tuttocuore
Teaching and Learning Consultant

Please contact Carlo Tuttocuore, AISNSW Teaching and Learning Consultant if you have any queries regarding the Conference.