Professional Learning

Our events and training help ensure current, evidence-based research is adopted in the classroom, at universities and in the workplace.

Providing learning for all

Auspeld is committed to the provision of high quality, evidence informed professional learning opportunities for educators and allied health professionals across Australia. Each state SPELD offers an exceptional range of training opportunities and we also have a number of excellent PL opportunities available below.

Auspeld is excited to be hosting UFLI Foundations program authors Dr. Holly Lane and Dr. Valentina Contesse for a series of workshops across Australia in July 2023. Register for the UFLI Foundations Implementation workshops here.

Talking Literacy webinar series

These free recorded conversations with international experts (conducted by Auspeld President Mandy Nayton) are essential viewing for teachers, administrators, speech pathologists, psychologists and parents keen to learn more about evidence-informed practice in the fields of literacy and learning.

The 2022 Language, Literacy & Learning Conference

The Language, Literacy and Learning Conference is a biannual event supported by Auspeld. The most recent conference was held virtually in April 2022 and featured eight keynote addresses and more than 50 presentations from local and international experts. Since the inaugural conference in 2017, thousands of teachers, speech pathologists, psychologists and allied health professionals have improved their understanding of current research and evidence-based practice through participating in the conference and engaging in the associated networking opportunities. Register with Auspeld to receive updates about the 2024 conference. 

Teacher reading and listening

Talking Literacy podcast

The Talking Literacy series of webinars will soon be accompanied by an ongoing podcast series. The series will explore current research in the science of reading with a focus on literacy and learning. Each episode will feature an international expert in conversation with Auspeld president, Mandy Nayton. Keep an eye on this page for updates.

Find events and training in your state

Each state SPELD provides training, events and workshops for teachers, allied professionals, parents and caregivers. Click on your location below to access the calendar of upcoming events in each state.