All schools and students wishing to participate in the 2017 MYP Conference (March 21st to 23rd) are advised that Registration opens on Tuesday OCTOBER 11th, 2016. The CLOSING DATE for registration is Monday DECEMBER 5th, 2016. Participating schools will then be asked to complete the online Expression of Interest .

Eligibility
  • Students from year 5 to year 12 with an accompanying teacher.
  • The maximum number of registrations per school is ten students plus teachers, and guests eg: Elder or Role Model.
  • Each group must keep a minimum ratio of 1 teacher to 10 students.
  • Payment of $330.00 per student to attend is required by Friday Feb 10th to confirm participation

Once accepted, each school will be notified, provided with a registration form to complete and receive (on request) a 2017 Mungo Youth Project Learning Resources Kit.

Each registered school will be supported in planning their presentation including through mentoring, resources, and school visits (on request). Presenting schools are strongly advised to use the ‘Kids teaching Kids’ guide (See the Resources Section) and to ring Robert Biggs for further information regarding presentations – what makes your presentation strong and to assist in building background knowledge and key skills.

Finances

Each student attending is required to make a payment of $330.00 to attend. If this presents a difficulty please contact the organisers. Upon receiving confirmation of a placement in the project, you will be invoiced to pay the $330 per student, and to complete the Registration Form to secure your place in the program. This payment can be made by cheque or EFT.  Should you not confirm or complete the registration details by the due date, you will forfeit your place in the program.

Cancellation Policy

If, after registration, you choose to cancel your attendance, within the period three weeks prior to the program, the fee is non-refundable as infrastructure planning to provide the services and for your attendance will be established.

Sponsorship

We encourage all schools to approach local organisations for sponsorship to cover additional participation costs such as camping, travel expenses or teacher replacement. All sponsors will be recognised on the Project website and their logo included as a participant sponsor.