Professional development



The Botanic Gardens of South Australia's education team delivers teacher professional development sessions for all staff throughout the year, from pre-school to senior secondary, covering a wide range of concepts.

All sessions are aligned to the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers Framework, with certificates of attendance issued upon completion.

We offer professional development sessions either at the botanic gardens or at your site.

To enquire about tailored professional development for your site, please contact one of our educators:

Phone: 8222 9344

Aboriginal Plant Use

Date: Thursday 14 September
Time: 4:30pm - 6:30pm
Where: Adelaide Botanic Garden - meet at the Friends Gate
For: Reception to Year 9 teachers
Cost: $35 per person (exc. GST and booking fee)
Bookings: Head to our Eventbrite page

Aboriginal histories and cultures and intercultural understanding is woven throughout the Australian Curriculum. This teacher professional development workshop will focus on how Aboriginal groups used plants to live and survive.

Join Indigenous educator, Trent Hill and Botanic Gardens education staff to learn about the importance of plants to Aboriginal people and how they were used as food, medicine, tools and shelter.

Refer to the attached flyer for bookings and further information.