Teach Mindfulness to Secondary Students

Cool Australia
Educating for a Sustainable future
Use mindfulness as a tool to help your secondary students improve focus, reduce stress and enhance their wellbeing.
Target Audience
Secondary Teachers
5 reviews
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Learning Areas

General Description

This course will help you teach secondary students how to use mindfulness as a tool for learning and a way to care for wellbeing. You will read the latest research and participate in mindfulness activities that build your confidence and skills.

You’ll learn:
- How mindfulness benefits students and teachers.
- How to teach mindfulness using the five senses.
- How to use mindfulness as a learning tool.
- How mindfulness links to the curriculum.

Audience

Secondary Teachers

Available Delivery Formats

Format Description

Course Access - This course is available 24/7. Begin the course when it suits you. After completing the course you will still have ongoing access to review content.

Important information for schools with" TTA School Membership" or "Unlimited Online School Subscription" Please ignore the listed prices. The correct discounts will be applied to all enrolments. Make sure to select your school to pay for you.

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Teaching Standards

4.1.2 Proficient Level – Support student participation
4.3.2 Proficient Level – Manage challenging behaviour
4.4.2 Proficient Level – Maintain student safety

Are you in NSW? If so, this is relevant for you

Accreditation

Completing this course will contribute 2 hours of NESA Registered PD addressing 4.1.2, 4.3.2 & 44.2 from the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers towards maintaining Proficient Teacher Accreditation in NSW.


This course contributes to 2.0 professional development hours.

Occurrences

  Start Date Location Availability Price    
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Sessions

Introduction

5 minutes

Get started with your online professional development.

Benefits of Mindfulness

35 minutes

Read about the educational and health benefits of mindfulness.

How to Teach Mindfulness

35 minutes

Experience activities and discover how to teach them

Your Teaching

35 minutes

Download lesson plans and hear teaching tips.

Reflection

10 minutes

Reflect on your course learning and next steps.

User Rating

4.0

Latest Reviews

Please note the feedback listed here is unfiltered, and includes all comments and ratings collected.

Teach Mindfulness to Secondary Students - Cool Australia
22/12/2018

The material presented was excellent. This course will enable the school to start shifting the mindset of staff and students to improve behaviour and learning outcomes.

Teach Mindfulness to Secondary Students - Cool Australia
22/12/2018

Good relevance

Teach Mindfulness to Secondary Students - Cool Australia
22/12/2018

It provided some good information on what mindfulness is but needed concrete strategies for teachers to use.

Teach Mindfulness to Secondary Students - Cool Australia
22/12/2018

Relevant to secondary students for wellbeing

Teach Mindfulness to Secondary Students - Cool Australia
22/12/2018

Easy to navigate and provided some useful ideas.


About the team


Cool Australia

Creator

Cool Australia is an award winning not-for-profit dedicated to supporting educators with tools to foster ‘learning for life’. We help integrate topics around sustainability, ethics, economics and wellbeing across the curriculum. This enables teachers of all age groups and disciplines to engage young Aussies in real-life learning whilst achieving Australian Curriculum and Early Years Learning Framework outcomes. Our accredited professional development is designed to build your confidence, understanding and expertise. You will learn through a mixture of practical and thinking activities as well as hearing the stories of others. Plus you will access a range of teaching tools that can you can use straight away in your teaching.