Courses coming up

Teaching Motivation to the Unmotivated Student

Who: Secondary PCT 2

This  workshop will explore a range of strategies for supporting teachers in helping students develop “motivated learning classroom behaviour”.

It will look at what motivation is, how motivation can be broken down into teachable bit size pieces, the difference between performance and mastery goals and what each one means!

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Where: Wellington
When: 6 March 2018
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Where: Christchuch
When: 15 March 2018
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Where: Auckland
When: 28 March 2018
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Where: Hamilton
When: 23 May 2018
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Practical Classroom Management Two day course

Who: PCT 1 & 2 (Year 1 and 2 Teachers)

This two day workshop will explore a range of strategies for supporting  teachers in helping students develop “learning classroom behaviour.”
Day One: Why we behave the way we do  I  Needs  I  Boundaries  I  Relationships  I  One group
Day Two: Checkers  I  Values & beliefs  I  Managing your own emotions  I  Rules & routines  I  Scenarios

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Where: Wellington
When: 5 March 2018 & Day Two 15 May 2018
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Where: Auckland
When: 27 March 2018 & Day Two 25 May 2018
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Where: Christchurch
When: 14 March 2018 & Day Two 31 May 2018
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Practical Classroom Management One day course

Who: PCT 1 & 2 (Year 1 and 2 Teachers)

This one day workshop will explore a range of strategies for supporting  teachers in helping students develop “learning classroom behaviour”.
It will look at why and how students avoid learning behaviour, as well as equipping teachers with pro- active strategies that stop unwanted behaviour before it happens.

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Where: Dunedin
When: 11 May 2018
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Where: Hamilton
When: 22 May 2018
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Where: Northland - Day Two
When: 7 June 2018
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Where: Auckland
When: 15 August 2018
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Mentoring Teachers

Who: Senior Managers, HOF and COL

Day One: Introduction to observations
Overview of mentoring  I  Forming bench marks  I  The observation process
Making sense of what you see  I  Structure of teacher behaviour  I  Practice (using videos)

Day Two: Introduction to feedback
Review the observation process  I  Discuss problems with observation process  I  Focus on feedback
Feedback v feed forward  I  Practice (using videos)  I  An action plan to take away with you

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Where: Auckland
When: 21 November 2017 - Day One
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Motivational Interviewing – with adults or students

Who: Training for all those who work with adults or students

Day One: What is Motivational Interviewing?
The cycle of change  I  Basic principles and goals  I  The questioning technique
How to promote ownership of problems in others  I  Case study

Day Two: Extending the technique to difficult adults or students
Case studies and extended practice  I  Managing relapses

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Where: Palmerston North, Horowhenua, Kapiti - with students
When: 7 March 2018- Day One & 16 May 2018
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