Quality Mentoring

1 Day Program

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‘Mentoring provides a powerful opportunity to improve students’ learning outcomes through teachers learning with and from each other.’ (Department of Education and Early Childhood Victoria, 2010)

Quality Mentoring is designed for teachers new to the role of mentor.

This program will prepare teachers who are mentoring Professional Experience students (UTAS), Early Career Teachers and Provisionally Registered teachers involved in the Change of Registration process during 2021.

This one day workshop will be an introduction to the knowledge and skills required for effective mentoring and how mentoring can build teacher capacity.

Participants will have the opportunity to contribute to a professional learning community for mentors and aligning their practice to the Highly Accomplished and Lead Teacher career stages.

Please note relief is available to attend this 1 Day Program.

Participants in this program will develop a deeper understanding of:

  • the role of a mentor and what is mentoring
  • effective questioning and active listening
  • how to reflect on teacher practice using the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers
  • the importance of continuous professional growth for improved student outcomes.

Teaching

Standard 1 – Know students and how they learn

Standard 2 – Know content and how to teach it

Standard 3 – Plan for and implement effective teaching and learning

Standard 4 – Create and maintain supportive and safe learning environments

Standard 5 – Assess, provide feedback and report on student learning

Standard 6 – Engage in professional learning

Standard 7 – Engage professionally with colleagues, parents/carers and the community

1 Day Program – 8:45 am to 3:00 pm

North West – Burnie Arts & Function Centre – Burnie

Tuesday 1 December 2020

North – Tailrace – Launceston

Wednesday 2 December 2020

South – Professional Learning Institute – Hobart

Thursday 3 December 2020

UPCOMING 2021 SESSIONS

North West – Burnie Arts & Function Centre – Burnie

Tuesday 16 March 2021

North – Tailrace – Launceston

Wednesday 17 March 2021

South – Professional Learning Institute – Hobart

Thursday 18 March 2021