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
38 reviews
158

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

24/7 course access


IMPORTANT INFORMATION:

- If you have a TTA subscription or membership please ignore the pricing when enrolling. Rest assured if your school has a subscription you will not be charged and for Memberships, your invoice will be adjusted accordingly to reflect your discount.

- If you have no subscription or membership but you are interested in placing a bulk discounted order for a team of teachers see the ONLINE TEAM tab above.

- For more details on our Unlimited Online Subscription packages Click here .

- 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

This course may contribute towards Elective PD hours. Visit NESA website for more details.


This course contributes to 2.0 professional development hours.

Occurrences

There are no occurrences of 2. Online in Australia (ACT) at this time.

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

4.4

Latest Reviews

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

Teach Mindfulness to Secondary Students - Cool Australia
08/10/2020

It was good

Teach Mindfulness to Secondary Students - Cool Australia
08/10/2020

Relevant and useful within PDHPE

Teach Mindfulness to Secondary Students - Cool Australia
08/10/2020

Quality is very good. It is very useful to high school students as they are more attracted to their mobile phones and other electronic equipment, this is good way of connecting them to nature so they may understand nature activities are more enjoyable than electronic devices. No

Teach Mindfulness to Secondary Students - Cool Australia
08/10/2020

All content will be applicable and provide a great basis to further my understanding and ability to implement mindfulness.

Teach Mindfulness to Secondary Students - Cool Australia
08/10/2020

The course made me more aware of the usefulness of a mindful approach to teaching and learning Trevor Gyles

Teach Mindfulness to Secondary Students - Cool Australia
08/10/2020

The quality was fine, I enjoyed the digital resources

Teach Mindfulness to Secondary Students - Cool Australia
27/04/2020

Excellent quality and extremely relevant for use with secondary students.

Teach Mindfulness to Secondary Students - Cool Australia
18/04/2020

Excellent

Teach Mindfulness to Secondary Students - Cool Australia
18/04/2020

very relevant at this time of uncertainty

Teach Mindfulness to Secondary Students - Cool Australia
18/04/2020

I found this course very beneficial. I particularly appreciated learning about the research behind mindfulness and it’s benefits.

Teach Mindfulness to Secondary Students - Cool Australia
18/04/2020

The course is relevant for Year 12 students, especially to control the stress levels during HSC examination time.

Teach Mindfulness to Secondary Students - Cool Australia
18/04/2020

The different modes of delivery make it engaging and relate to the need for young people to find moments of stillness.

Teach Mindfulness to Secondary Students - Cool Australia
18/04/2020

The course provided many insightful information about strategies, activities and tips to incorporate in lessons.

Teach Mindfulness to Secondary Students - Cool Australia
05/12/2019

Excellent activites and interesting clips

Teach Mindfulness to Secondary Students - Cool Australia
05/12/2019

Very relevant course content with excellent resources.

Teach Mindfulness to Secondary Students - Cool Australia
05/12/2019

Enjoyed the course and found it extremely thought provoking

Teach Mindfulness to Secondary Students - Cool Australia
05/12/2019

Excellent examples, easy to follow and great resources.

Teach Mindfulness to Secondary Students - Cool Australia
05/12/2019

good quality, some parts were relevant. However, I feel like I could have accessed this for free through their website

Teach Mindfulness to Secondary Students - Cool Australia
02/09/2019

Great course. Course content very relevant.

Teach Mindfulness to Secondary Students - Cool Australia
02/09/2019

Highly relevant to Drama classes


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.