Our Events

Our events provide a unique opportunity for educators to meet and share their experiences in the field of politics, law and teaching.

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Our Upcoming Events.

12 Jun 2024
An Evening with the US Consulate

An Evening with the US Consulate

Jun 12
5:00PM - 6:30PM
Shenton College

Join PLEAWA for an informative panel discussion featuring esteemed guest speakers from the United States Consulate in Perth. This discussion promises to provide valuable insights into contemporary US politics and deepen your understanding of:

  • Year 11: Elections in the United States
  • Year 12: Legislative, executive, and judicial powers in the Constitution of the United States
  • Year 12: How human rights are protected in the United States
  • Year 12: The ways in which the United States upholds and undermines democratic principles
This is a fantastic opportunity for students and teachers of Politics & Law. Don't miss your chance to participate in our Q&A and ask our experts 'questions without notice'.

If you cannot attend in person, we will also stream this event via Zoom. All registered attendees will receive a Zoom link by 4:00pm on Wednesday 12th June.


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Find out what great events we've had in the past.

Year 11 Politics & Law Revision Seminar

May 11

PLEAWA is hosting a revision seminar for Year 11 Politics & Law students, focusing on Unit 1.

Attendees will be guided through rich contemporary examples by experienced teachers of Politics & Law, who will make explicit links with content in Unit 1.

This is a hybrid event streamed live, via Zoom, from Shenton College. Standard tickets are only $30, including a copy of each presentation.

Year 12 Politics & Law Revision Seminar

May 04

PLEAWA is hosting a revision seminar for Year 12 Politics & Law students, focusing on Unit 3.

Attendees will be guided through rich contemporary examples by experienced teachers of Politics & Law, who will make explicit links with content in Unit 3.

This is a hybrid event streamed live, via Zoom, from the Great Southern Room in the State Library of Western Australia. Standard tickets are only $30, including a copy of each presentation.

Attendees can also purchase a copy of the 2023 Good Answer Guide with their ticket, for the discounted price of $60.

WACE Review Sundowner 2024

Feb 21

PLEAWA is hosting its annual review of the 2023 WACE examination!

Join us as Stephen King and Haylie Pepper provide expert tips for teachers, focusing on trends in recent WACE exams. Whether you are a new or experienced teacher of Politics & Law, this is a popular and valuable piece of professional learning. We hope to see you there!

Year 11 Revision Seminar - Unit 2 - 2023

Oct 28, 2023

In October, PLEAWA will host a revision seminar for Year 12 Politics & Law with a focus on Unit 2.

Attendees will be guided through rich contemporary examples by experienced teachers of Politics & Law, who will make explicit links with content in Units 1 and 2.

This is a hybrid event streamed live, via Zoom, from the Great Southern Room in the State Library of Western Australia. Whether you are attending in-person, or via Zoom, tickets are only $30.

Year 12 Revision Seminar - Unit 4 - 2023

Sep 02, 2023

In September, PLEAWA will host a revision seminar for Year 12 Politics & Law with a focus on Unit 4.

Attendees will be guided through rich contemporary examples by experienced teachers of Politics & Law, who will make explicit links with content in Units 3 and 4.

This is a hybrid event streamed live, via Zoom, from the Great Southern Room in the State Library of Western Australia. Standard tickets are only $30, including a copy of each presentation.

Attendees can also purchase a copy of the 2023 Good Answer Guide with their ticket, for the discounted price of $60.

An Evening With the Consul General

Aug 17, 2023

Join us in listening to our guest speaker Ms Siriana Nair, the Consul General of the U.S. Consulate in Perth. The focus will be on democratic principles and electoral politics in the United States.

During the second half of the evening, Ms Nair and members of the PLEAWA committee will participate in a Q&A panel to answer your 'questions without notice'.

Year 11 Masterclass - A Non Democratic Country; Russia

Mar 23, 2023

A presentation for Year 11 ATAR PALS students and teachers by PLEAWA representatives on a non-democratic system - Russia. 

2023 WACE Review Sundowner

Feb 17, 2023

PLEAWA representatives review the 2022 WACE Politics and Law Exam, with expert tips for teachers on the 'Contemporary issues' for teaching in 2023

PLEAWA Professional Learning: Meet the US Consulate Director of Policy

Aug 03, 2022

Hear from Ms Elena Augustine, US Consulate Director of Policy discuss how democracies can uphold or undermine democratic principles.

Law Week 2022

May 16, 2022

To celebrate Law Week 2022 (16 - 20 May), Legal Aid WA invites students across WA primary and high schools to participate in its Law Week Video Challenge!

PLEAWA Revision Unit 3

May 04, 2022

Five experienced Politics and Law teachers will provide a revision seminar for Politics and Law Unit 3 content.

Zoom Masterclass

Mar 24, 2022

This masterclass will focus on how to help students write essays for maximum marks .

Zoom WACE Review Sundowner

Feb 17, 2022

Join us to hear from our guest speakers, Stephen King and Haylie Pepper, and then for a review of the 2021 Politics WACE Exam.