Professional learning

The Alliance offers online courses, webinars and training in conjunction carefully selected experts, our partners and collaborators.

For our latest events and webinars please visit our Upcoming Events page. Webinar recordings can be accessed on this page.

Alliance Research Webinar Series: Girls’ learning and wellbeing

This webinar series showcases cutting-edge research relevant to girls’ education. It is designed for educators looking to stay on top of emerging trends and issues in girls’ learning and wellbeing. Each of the webinars features a unique research project and shares the findings, recommendations and experiences of the researcher. The projects cover academic buoyancy, culturally sensitive intervention for girls at risk, and feedback strategies to help girls move forward, thrive and grow. Three of the projects were conducted in girls’ schools. FIND OUT MORE 


Global Mentoring Network for Aspiring Leaders

The Global Mentoring Network for Aspiring Leaders, offered in partnership with the Girls’ Schools Association in the UK, the National Coalition of Girls’ Schools in North America and Bright Field Consulting, will build upon a proven mentorship model developed in the UK. Over 100 women and men have taken part in the program since 2017, 40 per cent of whom have achieved the leadership promotions they desired as a result of their participation. FIND OUT MORE


An Introduction to Girls’ Schools

Challenge your understanding of the practicalities and best practices for teaching and learning in girls’ schools with our online, on-demand program specifically designed for educators in Australian and New Zealand girls’ schools. Led by renowned education futurist and academic Prof Erica McWilliam the course uses classroom research undertaken by Prof McWilliam in Australian and New Zealand schools, backed with supplementary readings relevant to girls’ education. FIND OUT MORE


Creating connection when physically disconnected: A bite-size wellbeing course for parents, carers and educators of girls

An online, bite-sized course to provide much needed guidance for parents and educators to support the wellbeing of students. FIND OUT MORE


Alliance webinar recordings

WEBINAR RECORDING: The world is transforming. So are our students

WEBINAR RECORDING: Gap year placement opportunities

WEBINAR RECORDING: Fundraising and alumnae relations in girls’ schools — A comprehensive analysis

WEBINAR RECORDING: Five strategies to support UK & US university applications during COVID-19

WEBINAR RECORDING: 7 steps to embrace anxiety and uncertainty

WEBINAR RECORDING: Reimagining 2020 — Leading after lockdown | Student leader webinar

WEBINAR RECORDING: Pulse check: Monitoring student wellbeing in lockdown and beyond

WEBINAR RECORDING: Adapting your ask — Development and community engagement strategies in a crisis

WEBINAR RECORDING: Reimagining 2020 — Leading in lockdown | Student leader webinar

WEBINAR RECORDING: Helping our girls navigate 2020 — Interactive webinar with expert panel


Alliance Global Exchange interview series

In partnership with the National Coalition of Girls’ Schools (US) and The Girls’ Schools Association (UK), educational leaders from Australia, America, Britain and Canada share their views on the  challenges and opportunities facing leaders in girls’ schools in 2030.

Educational Futurism Part 1: Leadership, Teaching and Curriculum

Educational Futurism Part 2: Technology and Connectivity

Educational Futurism Part 3: Gender Equality and School Community

Educational Futurism Part 4: Wellness, Mental Health, and Pedagogy