EBE NSW professional development


Economics and Business Educators 2020 Events Calendar

Click here to see the Economics and Business Educators 2020 Events Calendar (as at 24 July 2020).

EBE NSW Professional Development Event - Teaching the HSC (Year 12) Economics course for the first time?

Date: Wednesday 2 September 2020
Time: 4.15pm - 7.45pm
Venue: Professional Teachers’ Council NSW, 67 – 73 St. Hilliers Road, Auburn NSW 2144

* Maximum number of attendees = 24 due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) situation *

"Teaching the HSC (Year 12) Economics course for the first time?" is a NESA (NSW Education Standards Authority) endorsed course has been designed for beginning teachers and experienced teachers who are teaching the Year 12 HSC Economics course for the first time in Term 4 2020/2021. It will also be beneficial for teachers who have already taught this course in the past but are in need of a refresher course or, teachers who intend to teach this course in the near future.

This course will look at effective teaching and learning strategies designed to engage students, based on the current NESA HSC Economics syllabus. It will also cover programming ideas, assessment procedures and techniques. Useful teaching and learning resources will be available for each participant.

Too far? Apply for a rural professional learning grant. See course flyer for more information.

>> Further details

>> Register here

EBE NSW Professional Development Event - Teaching the HSC (Year 12) Legal Studies course for the first time?

Date: Wednesday 9 September 2020
Time: 4.15pm - 7.45pm
Venue: Professional Teachers’ Council NSW, 67 – 73 St. Hilliers Road, Auburn NSW 2144

* Maximum number of attendees = 24 due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) situation *

"Teaching the HSC (Year 12) Legal Studies course for the first time?" is a NESA (NSW Education Standards Authority) endorsed course has been designed for beginning teachers and experienced teachers who are teaching the Year 12 HSC Legal Studies course for the first time in Term 4 2020/2021. It will also be beneficial for teachers who have already taught this course in the past but are in need of a refresher course or, teachers who intend to teach this course in the near future.

This course will look at effective teaching and learning strategies designed to engage students, based on the current NESA HSC Legal Studies syllabus. It will also cover programming ideas, assessment procedures and techniques. Useful teaching and learning resources will be available for each participant.

Too far? Apply for a rural professional learning grant. See course flyer for more information.

>> Further details

>> Register here

Parliamentary Education Office Professional Development Event - Teaching Civics and Citizenship: A Parliamentary Approach

The Parliamentary Education Office is presenting a 2 hour NESA and TQI accredited online workshop aligned to the Australian Curriculum titled "Teaching Civics and Citizenship: A Parliamentary Approach". It is suitable for primary and secondary school teachers.

Location: Online, via Zoom
Cost: Free
Upcoming dates:
Monday 27 July 2020 4pm - 6pm (AEST)
Tuesday 11 August 2020 4pm - 6pm (AEST)
Wednesday 16 September 2020 4pm - 6pm (AEST)

More information and registration details:

>> https://peo.gov.au/teach-our-parliament/professional-learning/

In addition to these sessions, schools are able to request tailored programs at times which suit their staff professional learning schedule. Contact: PEOlearning@aph.gov.au

Recording of webinar - "The Reserve Bank's Policy Actions and Balance Sheet" with Guy Debelle, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia held on 30 June 2020 

The recording of the webinar titled "The Reserve Bank's Policy Actions and Balance Sheet" with Guy Debelle, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia, held on 30 June 2020 ( to which Economics teachers and students were invited) is now available on the RBA website. The webinar can be found here:

>> https://rba.gov.au/speeches/2020/sp-dg-2020-06-30.html

EBE NSW Professional Development Event - Teaching the HSC Course (Year 12) in Business Studies for the First Time?

Date: Friday 18 September 2020
Time: 8.30am - 3.30pm
Venue: Professional Teachers’ Council NSW, 67 – 73 St. Hilliers Road, Auburn NSW 2144

* Maximum number of attendees = 24 due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) situation *

"Teaching the HSC Course (Year 12) in Business Studies for the First Time?" is a NESA (NSW Education Standards Authority) endorsed course has been designed for beginning teachers and experienced teachers who are teaching the Year 12 HSC Business Studies course for the first time in Term 4 2020/2021. It will also be beneficial for teachers who have already taught this course in the past but are in need of a refresher course or, teachers who intend to teach this course in the near future.

This course will look at effective teaching and learning strategies designed to engage students, based on the current NESA HSC Business Studies syllabus. It will also cover programming ideas, assessment procedures and techniques. Useful teaching and learning resources will be available for each participant.

Too far? Apply for a rural professional learning grant. See course flyer for more information.

>> Further details

>> Register here

Economics, Business Studies and Legal Studies: A teacher professional learning tour of East Coast USA

Dates: To be announced 

Academy Travel, in conjunction with Economics and Business Educators NSW, is delighted to present an outstanding professional development opportunity for teachers of Economics, Business Studies, Legal Studies and Commerce. 

The itinerary begins in Washington DC, where teachers will tour key government organisations and significant landmarks. Continuing to New York City, participants will explore the Financial District, international law and order, and the world of commerce.

In addition, the itinerary includes a series of guided tours and site visits with experts. There is also time at leisure for sightseeing, shopping and exploring.

>> Further details, including a detailed itinerary

ASIC's MoneySmart online professional learning

ASIC MoneySmartThe Australian Securities and Investments Commission's (ASIC) MoneySmart online professional development (PD) courses are designed to build your personal financial capability and support you to integrate consumer and financial literacy education into your teaching programs. The PD courses are aligned to Australian Professional Standards for Teachers.

Accredited PD online courses (NESA, TQI, Teacher identified activity)

  • Teach MoneySmart: Be MoneySmart
  • Connect MoneySmart: Use MoneySmart
  • MoneySmart Maths (Primary)
  • MoneySmart Maths (Secondary)
  • MoneySmart HASS (Primary)
  • MoneySmart HASS (Secondary)

Non-Accredited PD online courses (Teacher identified activity)

  • Financial Literacy 101
  • Using Knowing Growing Showing
  • Delivering ASIC's Be MoneySmart

>> Further information and details how to enrol in any of the courses

TeachMeet NSW

TeachMeets are free, informal, collaborative experiences organised by educators, for educators in order to share ideas and experiences and support each other in our professional growth.

>> More information