Professional Learning | Foundation Module A: The Refugee Experience 

Course Outline

In Module A, we introduce the refugee experience and Foundation House School Support Program’s whole-school approach to supporting students of refugee background.   

Participants will:  

  • Explore common elements of the refugee experience  
  • Examine global and local data relating to the Humanitarian program and resettlement in Australia 
  • Use both the Foundation House Trauma Recovery Framework and Three lenses for understanding refugee experiences tools  
  • Unpack case studies with the opportunity to discuss and respond to the material and consider how they might apply it in their context 

This module is a pre-requisite to all other Foundation House School Support Program training.  

It is recommended that participants book to complete modules A&B together. 

FISO alignment

  • Positive Climate for Learning 

Australian Professional Standards for Teachers 

2 – Know students and how they learn 

4 -Create and maintain supportive and safe learning environments

6 – Engage in professional learning

Workshop details


Date: Tuesday 23rd Feb  

Time: 9-12pm