Teachers:

As teachers it is important to continue our ongoing professional development, not only for the yearly requirements for registration but in order to improve and continually reflect on ourselves as educators. This enables the best quality learning experiences for our students. 

This website is designed to build on your extensive knowledge as a teacher by providing a variety of topics created by our teachers that will gain further insight into you as a teacher.

At the end of each course there is a short quiz and once completed a certificate of completion will be provided. 

Certified professional development:

All our courses are certified, self-paced online courses, allowing you to meet your professional development needs at your own pace.

Understanding Literacy

Understanding Literacy

This course is designed to develop your understanding of literacy, it looks at key theories, typical development and what it all means for your teaching practices.

  • Key literacy theories
    • Simple View of Reading
    • Scarborough’s Reading Rope
    • 5 Pillars of Reading
  • Typical Development
  • Impacts on Typical Development
  • What does this mean for your teaching practice?
This course is the equivalent of 3 hours professional development.

Upon purchase of this course, access is granted for a period of 4 months (120 days) unless otherwise specified.

Combating Cyberbullying
Eliza FeinerSam O

Combating Cyberbullying

Technology provides teachers and students with many resources and useful information. However it does open up students to cyberbullying. Cyberbullying and cybersafety is an ever increasingly prevalent issue that occurs both at school and in the home.

This course will be broken into the following sections

  • Cyberbullying basics
  • Signs that a child is being cyberbullied
  • What to do if you suspect a child is being cyberbullied
  • What schools can do to help combat cyberbullying
  • Preventing cyberbullying through education
  • Reducing impact of cyberbullying at home

This course also contains bonus information including: 

3 downloadable lesson plans on cyberbullying with relevant worksheets.

This course is the equivalent of 2 hours professional development.

Upon purchase of this course, access is granted for a period of 4 months (120 days) unless otherwise specified.

Positive Student Profiles

Positive Student Profiles

In this course we cover the basics of positive student profiles, focussing on the developmental and implementation processes. We also work through some examples of how to incorporate the findings into an individual learning plan, covering some example strategies for an individual student with a disability.

This course covers the following AITSL standards: 1.6, 3.7, 4.1, 6.2 and 6.4. As such this course contributes to professional development for Australian teachers. *Due to recent changes in NESA certification, NSW PD certification is pending.

This course is the equivalent to 2 hours professional development

The topics that will be covered throughout this course:

  • What is a positive student profile?
  • Why are positive student profile’s good?
  • When to implement it?
  • Building a positive student profile, speaking with students
  • The basics of individual learning plans
  • Incorporating a positive student profile into individual learning plans
  • Using a positive student profile in conjunction with specialist reports
  • Positive student profile example and breakdown

 

Upon purchase of this course, access is granted for a period of 4 months (120 days) unless otherwise specified.

Writing an Individual Learning Plan (ILP)

Writing an Individual Learning Plan (ILP)

The focus of this course is to help develop the knowledge and skills to create a successful Individual Learning Plan.

This course covers the following AITSL standards: 1.5, 1.6, 4.1, 6.2 and 6.4. As such this course contributes to professional development for Australian teachers. *Due to recent changes in NESA certification, NSW PD certification is pending.

This course is the equivalent to 1 hour of professional development

The topics that will be covered throughout this course:

    • What is an ILP?
    • What makes a successful ILP?
    • Which students need an ILP?
    • What does an ILP look like?
    • Step-by-step creation of an ILP

  

Upon purchase of this course, access is granted for a period of 4 months (120 days) unless otherwise specified.


Teachers Test Course 1

Teachers Test Course 1

This is a moodle test course for the teachers section