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Teacher Professional Development


Transition Anxiety

Transition Anxiety

Understanding Anxiety

Starting at a new school is one of the biggest changes a young person can face and, understandably, it can bring with it many anxious thoughts and feelings. Looking specifically at practical strategies to manage their emotions and behaviours in...Show More
Social Anxiety: A Teacher's Guide

Social Anxiety: A Teacher's Guide

Understanding Anxiety: A Teacher's Guide

Social anxiety affects young and old alike and can be characterised by avoidance of, and distress in, varying social situations. Made specifically for teachers, this programme is a useful tool for identifying social anxiety within the schoolyard...Show More
Panic Disorders: A Teacher's Guide

Panic Disorders: A Teacher's Guide

Understanding Anxiety: A Teacher's Guide

Panic disorder can evoke frightening physical and emotional reactions that can be confused with those of a heart attack and, as such, medical assistance should always be called in when a student begins to exhibit its symptoms. Once a panic...Show More
Specific Phobias: A Teacher's Guide

Specific Phobias: A Teacher's Guide

Understanding Anxiety: A Teacher's Guide

Phobias can come in many forms, but the emotions and physical reactions that they elicit in young sufferers tend to look alike. Made specifically for teachers, this programme is a useful tool for identifying children with a phobia, understanding...Show More
Selective Mutism: A Teacher's Guide

Selective Mutism: A Teacher's Guide

Understanding Anxiety: A Teacher's Guide

Important to distinguish from disengagement or deliberate non-participation in discussion, selective mutism is characterised by an inability to speak or communicate within certain social situations, often in an educational setting. Made...Show More
Generalised Anxiety: A Teacher's Guide

Generalised Anxiety: A Teacher's Guide

Understanding Anxiety: A Teacher's Guide

Generalised anxiety disorder is characterised by excessive worry over a sustained period and may affect a student in many physical, psychological and behavioural ways. Made specifically for teachers, this programme is a useful tool for...Show More
Separation Anxiety: A Teacher's Guide

Separation Anxiety: A Teacher's Guide

Understanding Anxiety: A Teacher's Guide

Separation anxiety can cause an overwhelming response in children when they are separated from a loved one, or even simply at the thought of separation. Essential viewing for educators, who may often witness symptoms of this anxiety at the school...Show More
What Is Anxiety?

What Is Anxiety?

Understanding Anxiety

How and when we experience anxiety is as individual as we are. The ways that we cope with and manage it are different too. This programme provides students with an introduction to anxiety, what it might look and feel like, and some of the useful...Show More
Exam Stress

Exam Stress

Understanding Anxiety

Nerves before a big test can be productive. But when nervous energy grows into an overwhelming anxiety, exam performance can suffer, just as the negative feelings and self-talk have convinced you it will. Important viewing for students ahead of...Show More
Positive Social Networking Online

Positive Social Networking Online

Please find and download the complete presentation in the Resources section. This PowerPoint presentation is designed to inform students about social media practices and to encourage positive outcomes when social networking online. Teach...Show More
21st Century Collaborative Work Essentials

21st Century Collaborative Work Essentials

Please find and download the complete presentation in the Resources section. This 11 slide PowerPoint presentation includes the practices, values and outcomes of collaborative work. An important resource to encourage successful group work...Show More
21st Century Digital Citizens

21st Century Digital Citizens

Please find and download the complete presentation in the Resources section. This digital signage presentation of 21st century learning values can be used to encourage a mindful approach to digital citizenship.
Genre

Genre

Please find and download the complete presentation in the Resources section. This digital signage presentation includes a range of literary genres with matching images to help develop reading literacy. The videos can be used as a back drop for...Show More

"Welcome" in Different Languages

Please find and download the complete presentation in the Resources section. A series of slides to welcome students and parents to your school or library in twenty different languages. This presentation will help create a dynamic, connected and...Show More
Collaborative Learning

Collaborative Learning

Please find and download the complete presentation in the Resources section. This digital signage presentation includes collaborative learning values and practices. It encourages a collaborative learning space and positive group work.
Freedom from Cyber Bullying

Freedom from Cyber Bullying

Please find and download the complete presentation in the Resources section. This PowerPoint presentation explores the issues surrounding cyber bullying. Important for digital learning, it offers strategies to identify and stop cyber bullying....Show More
Evaluating the Internet

Evaluating the Internet

Please find and download the complete presentation in the Resources section. This powerpoint presentation includes questions to ask when evaluating the Internet. Questions are organised by topics including; objectivity, accuracy, currency,...Show More
My Digital Footprint

My Digital Footprint

Please find and download the complete presentation in the Resources section. This digital signage presentation of six slides presents 42 words surrounding our digital footprint. It is designed to be used to help create awareness about the...Show More
Using Web 2.0 in Inquiry Learning

Using Web 2.0 in Inquiry Learning

Please find and download the complete presentation in the Resources section. This PowerPoint presentation demonstrates how blogs and wikis can be used in inquiry learning. Blogs and wikis are shown to integrate with and enhance inquiry learning...Show More
Using Graphic Organisers

Using Graphic Organisers

Please find and download the complete presentation in the Resources section. This PowerPoint presentation can be used in teaching to showcase various graphic organisation methods. It also includes printable worksheet blanks for each of the...Show More
Powerful Questioning

Powerful Questioning

Please find and download the complete presentation in the Resources section. This PowerPoint presentation will assist students understand and create open questions - an essential ingredient for information literacy.
Community

Community

First Aid Emergencies

Accidents and injuries occur without warning. When incidents happen in public places, often the welfare of the victim depends on the level of help they receive before qualified paramedics or other professionals can attend to them. For this...Show More
Home

Home

First Aid Emergencies

Home can be a potentially dangerous place. A vast number of accidents resulting in injury occur in and around the home. For this reason, it makes a lot of sense to ensure that as many occupants of a household as possible have some basic skills in...Show More
Peer Mediation

Peer Mediation

Teaching and Learning Series

Four young primary school students are encountering problems in the schoolyard. Peer mediators are assigned to help sort out their issues - without teacher involvement - by listening, understanding and empowering them to agree on a solution....Show More
Effective Schools

Effective Schools

Teaching and Learning Series

Effective schools develop strategies to ensure learning is the key focus and the school is a friendly place. They use open communication and focus groups to engage students, staff and parents in the planning process, to review and develop ideas...Show More