Professional development

Heide Education offers a range of programs for educators that draw upon the expertise of arts specialists, artists and experienced educators. Programs are suitable for teachers at all levels and across subject areas.

All of our Teacher Professional Development programs meet the Victorian Institute of Teaching (VIT) requirements for professional practice and the Professional Standards for Teachers as set out by the Australian Institute for Teaching and School Leadership Limited (AITSL). To keep up to date with new programs throughout the year subscribe to the Heide Education e-news.


FRIDAY 10 MAY, 9.30AM-3.00PM

Book now for an experiential workshop with Robyne Latham, a proud Yamatji woman from Western Australia who is both a practising artist and university lecturer.


John Gollings, Sunset, Nawarla Gabarnmang, Arnhem Land 2015 / 2019, inkjet print, 88.5 x 132.5 cm, Reproduced with the permission of the late Margaret Katherine, Senior Elder of the Buyhmi clan and traditional owner of Nawarla Gabarnmang, © John Gollings


Heide offers year-round opportunities for school leaders to bring their staff to Heide for tailored professional development programs in the Sidney Myer Education Centre. Programs can be customised to meet specific requirements. Exhibition viewings, guest speakers and practical art activities can be arranged with catering by Café Heide.

For maximum flexibility, workshops are offered with full-day and half-day options.

If you would like to discuss your professional development needs please call 03 9850 1500 or email