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
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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. Once your enrolment is complete you will be emailed with details to give you course access. You can complete the course when it suits you, and you will have ongoing access to revisit the course at any time.

My school has TTA School Membership - If your school has TTA School Membership and will be paying for your course, please enrol in the normal way. Upon submitting your enrolment confirmation, your enrolment request will be sent to your PD Coordinator for approval. Once they approve the enrolment you will be emailed with details for course access. The school will not be charged until the PD Coordinator approves the enrolment.

Did you know that courses are 50% off with TTA School Membership? - Click here to learn more about School Membership

Are you paying for this PD yourself? - If so, you might benefit from TTA Online Individual Subscription. Pay $299 + GST and access up to 20 PD hours over 12 months. Click here to learn more about Individual Subscription.

Money Back Guarantee - If you complete less than 25% of an online course and aren’t impressed, simply visit tta.edu/go/refund to let us know what happened, and we will cancel your enrolment and provide a full refund.

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    
Enrol Now Now Online Places available $59 + GST Enrol Now

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.

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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.