STAWA has established a Psychology Committee and for one of its members a position on the STAWA Council. Emily Goforth is currently the Psychology Committee chairperson and representative on the STAWA Council. The pro-active leadership of Emily is forming a solid foundation of professional leadership, learning and resources for teachers of psychology.
STAWA supports Psychology Teachers in the following ways:
13 Feb 2020: Teaching Psychology Workshop
CANCELLED new date to be confirmed but might be delayed until 2021 - 20 August 2020: Psychology Teachers Convention - Details and program to come. For background scroll down to view the 2019 details (similar costs, same location) - Save the date
The Psychology Committee in collaboration with UWA Psychology staff established an online learning program to support WACE Psychology teachers. The modules are provided free to STAWA Members, through the member's only portal. Modules have been design to provide additional background and learning around the areas of Cognition, Critical Thinking and Intelligence.
To access to the professional learning modules follow the link: Members Only STAWA UWA Psychology Courses Online
To access the assessment and acreditation page follow the link: Members Only Psychology Professional Learning Accreditation
The Psychology Committee are currently writing revision materials for the WACE Psychology courses. These will be available for teachers and students to purchase. Details will be available soon.
Initiated in 2015 the STAWA Psychology Teachers Convention aims to support teachers of the WACE Psychology course. The Convention program is developed with the support of the Psychology Committee.
Venue: Tranby College 90 Arpenteur Drive, Baldivis WA
Date: Thursday 22nd August 2019
Time: Registration from 8:45am. Proceedings from 9am-3pm.
For people wishing to catch public transport, we are able to provide a shuttle service from Warnbro Train Station to and from the college.
Program is currently being built and once speakers have confirmed it will be published.