2021 Conference

2021 highlights

The 2021 Zart Conference focused on giving educators the confidence, knowledge and skills to celebrate Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander art, histories and cultures in their classrooms.

The program was design around three key themes:

Listening: Working directly with distinguished First Nations educators, artists and thought leaders to promote rich and meaningful approaches to teaching and learning.

Learning: Building confidence through pedagogical knowledge and practices that focus on growth to positively engage students.

Celebrating: Creating a supportive school climate that embraces and celebrates the diverse cultural knowledge of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander histories and cultures.

The Keynote speakers were: MAREE CLARKE Yorta Yorta, Wamba Wamba, Mutti Mutti, Boonwurrung artist, and VERNON AH KEE Kuku Yalandji, Waanji, Yidinji and Gugu Yimithirr artist.