Supporting Senior Students of Refugee Backgrounds

This workshop is aimed at teachers, school leaders and education support staff working with senior students in years 10-12 who are of refugee backgrounds. We provide participants with a broad range of strategies to support student learning, behaviour, wellbeing, and pathways.

Content includes:

  • Understanding the particular needs of senior students of refugee backgrounds with regards to their learning, wellbeing and pathways;
  • Using case studies to help illustrate the challenges students of refugee backgrounds may face in completing their VCE or VCAL certificate; and
  • Reflecting on current practices and consider a range of strategies to support students in these important school years.

Suitable for:

Teachers, School Leaders, Pathways Practitioners, Wellbeing staff and other interested school professionals.


Foundation House Education & Early Years Program is able to provide a professional development program to teachers and those working in and with schools through the support of the Department of Education and Training, therefore no charge to participants for this workshop.

Course details:

  • Thursday 2nd March 2023
  • 9:30 AM – 1:00 PM AEDT
  • Online via Zoom
  • Presented by Allison Greene
  • This workshop is a FREE professional learning day presented by Foundation House
  • Registrations essential