ACEL National Conference 2015

The Australian Council for Educational Leaders 2015 National Conference gets underway at the Hilton Sydney this week. This three-day event will run from Wednesday the 30th September till Friday the 2nd of October.

The ACEL Conference is the premier event for educational leaders across the country and wider Asia-Pacific region. Over 1200 delegates will be attending the 2015 conference from all sectors of education, including a large number of school leaders and teachers.

The Governor-General of the Commonwealth of Australia, the Honorable Sir Peter Cosgrove AK MC (Retd.) will officially open the Conference at 8.30 AM on Wednesday, the 30th of September.

The program includes keynote addresses from Robert Marzano, Michael Fullan, Andy Hargreaves and Alma Harris, who are recognised among the Top 30 Educational Professionals in the world. Other keynote presenters include Cathy Freeman, Mark Donaldson and former New Zealand Prime Minister Jenny Shipley.

ACEL CEO Aasha Murthy states “Australia needs a profession-lead reform agenda for education that is supported by a strong evidence base. Our conference gives educational leaders the opportunity to hear from global thought leaders as well as practitioners, showcasing best practice at the school and system level”

ACEL is the largest professional association in the education sector with over 6500 members and a growing network of over 25,000 educators.

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