Theme - From Slab Hut to Cyberspace

ACLE Conference Papers


Keynote Addresses


Richard HAUSER - Appreciating the past
Mike MIDDLETON - Assessing the present
Hedley BEARE - Approaching the future


Governor General's Address


Position Papers

Barry KAHL - Director of Lutheran Education, LCA SA/NT District
Silver or Copper: the perception of the Lutheran primary school Teacher's role in the ministry of the Lutheran Church

Dr Carl MOSER - Director of Schools, Lutheran Church - Missouri Synod
The American Experience of Lutheran schooling

Bronwyn COLEMAN SLEEP - Early Learning Coordinator, Senior Project Officer, Department of Education, Training and Youth Affairs, SA
Indigenous experience In education of the past

Margaret AMES - Registrar, Immanuel College, Novar Gardens SA
The female experience in Lutheran schooling.

Dr Charles MEYER - Flinders Christian College, Melbourne Vic
The Lutheran schools of Victoria - 'Nurseries of the Church'

Robin KLEINSCHMIDT - Head of College, Redeemer Lutheran College, Rochedale Qld
The past: the Queensland experience

Ian MARKS - Principal, Prince of Peace Lutheran Primary School, Everton Hills Qld
Reflections on community in Queensland Lutheran Schools

Adrienne JERICHO - National Director for Lutheran Schools
The Lutheran school movement in Australia - a unique and emerging force

Bronwyn DOLLING - Deputy Headmaster - Trinity Lutheran College, Ashmore Qld
Role of student data and accountability processes in improving student learning

Rev Rob SELLARS - Chaplain, Concordia College, Highgate SA
A critique of current Christian Studies curricula

Mignon WECKERT and Rob HOFF - Immanuel Primary School, Novar Gardens SA
Women and leadership in Lutheran schools

Bev SCHNEIDER - Education officer - Early Childhood, LCA Qld District
Charitable Christians cherishing children in church halls! - challenges in early childhood

Alan DRUERY - Executive Director, Queensland Catholic Education Commission
Political advocacy

Dr  Neville HIGHETT - Principal, Immanuel College, Novar Gardens SA
Performance data for parents students: what they want is not what they get

Anne DOHNT - National Education Officer - Board for Lutheran Schools
The reality of the Christian Studies classroom

Geoffrey BUTLER - Concordia College, Toowoomba Qld
Boys and education - Power, conflict and withdrawal

Dr John ROULSTON - Executive Director, Association of Independent Schools of Queensland.
Connecting with the 21st century

Rev Dennis OBST - Director of Mission, LCA/NT District
Future outreach through Lutheran schools

Ruth BUTLER - Assistant to the Principal-Curriculum, Concordia College, Toowoomba Qld
'It ain't necessarily so': the challenge of post modernism for Lutheran schools

Ken ALBINGER - Director of Educational Ministry, Luther Seminary
Principled Christian principals: a goal for future professional development

Dr John J SCIBILIA - Director for Schools, Evangelical Lutheran Church of America
Preparing students for the 21st century-confusion, challenge and calling

Dr Jonathan LAABS - Executive Director, Lutheran Education Association
Learning in the global village

Deborah MYERS - Director, Flexible Education, Luther Seminary
Luther Seminary - future approaches

Dr Maurice RYAN - Senior Lecturer in Religious Studies, Australian Catholic University
The future for Religious Education: three possible pathways

Robert FYSH - Head of Science, St Peters Lutheran College, Indooroopilly Qld
Towards a distinctive Lutheran science education

Dr Malcolm BARTSCH - Academic Dean, Luther Seminary
The old content for new context - Lutheran theological perspectives for the future of Australian Lutheran school education

Bronwyn COLEMAN SLEEP - Early Learning Coordinator, Senior Project Officer, Department of Education, Training and Youth Affairs, SA, and Rev Robert BORGAS - Pastor, Committee for Aboriginal Ministry (SA)
Walking together in Christ - a continuing role for Lutheran schooling in Aboriginal Education

Nigel STAPLEDON, Chief Economist, Westpac Banking Corporation
Australia - Can the good economic times roll on and are interest rate cycles history?

Worship Addresses

Rev Dr Lance STEICKE


National Director's Reflections

Infotainment Evening - Script

Sally Meets the Men in Black