2011 Conference Papers, Presentations & Proceedings

Professional Learning Papers, Presentations & Proceedings - 2011 Archive

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Multiculturalism: Perspectives from Australia, Canada and China. Conference Proceedings (2011) | download (2.6MB PDF)


Ashton, J. (2011). Implementing the Early Years Learning Framework: A Focus on Language and Literacy. Paper presented at the Building Quality Practice: Implementing the Early Years Learning Framework and Quality Assurance Requirements Conference, Sydney NSW. Download slide presentation (188KB PDF 9 pages)

Brent, M. (2011). Anxiety and Adolescent Language Learning Disabilities. Paper presented at the Successful Learning Conference 2011, Sydney NSW. Download slide presentation (1.1MB PDF 4 pages)

Cumming, T. (2011). Technology-Enhanced Social Skill Instruction. Paper presented at the Successful Learning Conference 2011, Sydney NSW. Download slide presentation (848KB PDF 4 pages) | Download handout (135KB PDF 3 pages)

Darling-Hammond, L. (2010). Improving Learning: What can we learn from reforms around the world?. Paper presented at the University of Sydney, Sydney NSW. Download slide presentation (3.4MB PDF 20 pages)

Evans, D. (2011). Supporting Mathematics Development: Implications for the Learner, Teacher and Practice in the Classroom. Paper presented at the Successful Learning Conference 2011, Sydney NSW. Download slide presentation (74KB PDF 2 pages)

Mai, L. (2011). The EYLF and the Creative Arts. Paper presented at the Building Quality Practice: Implementing the Early Years Learning Framework and Quality Assurance Requirements Conference, Sydney NSW. Download slide presentation (758KB PDF 9 pages) | download handouts (156KB PDF 2 pages)

McDonagh, S. (2011). Reading Fluency: Planning Instruction for Struggling Readers. Paper presented at the Successful Learning Conference 2011, Sydney NSW. Download slide presentation (836KB PDF 25 pages)

O'Kelly, L. (2011). School-Wide Positive Behaviour Support and Teacher Efficacy. Paper presented at the Successful Learning Conference 2011, Sydney NSW. Download slide presentation (713KB PDF 31 pages) | Download handout (33KB PDF 1 page)

Sugai, G. (2011). Positive Behaviour Support and Response-to-Intervention: Outcomes, Data, Practices and Systems. Keynote presentation at the Successful Learning Conference 2011, Sydney NSW. Download:

  • Book chapter: Sugai, G., Horner, R. H., Fixsen, D. & Blase, K. (2010). 'Developing Systems-Level Capacity for RTI Implementation: Current Efforts and Future Directions'. In T. A. Glover & S. Vaughn (eds.), The Promise of Response to Intervention: Evaluating Current Science and Practice (pp. 286–309). London: Guilford Press. (1.8MB PDF 13 pages)
  • OSEP Center on PBIS paper (#1): Sugai, G. (2009). School-Wide Positive Behavior Support and Response to Intervention (545KB PDF 7 pages)
  • OSEP Center on PBIS paper (#2): Sugai, G., Horner, R., & Algozzine, B. (2011). Reducing the Effectiveness of Bullying Behavior in Schools (193KB PDF 9 pages)
  • OSEP Center on PBIS FAQ: (2010) PBIS Frequently Asked Questions (123KB PDF 5 pages)


Way, J. (2011). Early Mathematical Thinking. Paper presented at the Building Quality Practice: Implementing the Early Years Learning Framework and Quality Assurance Requirements Conference, Sydney NSW. Download slide handouts (578KB PDF 8 pages)