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About this event

Led by former educator-turned-university-lecturer Amy Dennis, this seminar equips teachers with practical, inclusive strategies to engage and support all students and foster resilience.

29 May, 2023– Empower students to face challenges, support student participation and maintain student safety with tips and strategies from Charles Sturt University Lecturer and educator, Amy Dennis.

Building student resilience helps teachers to create and maintain supportive, engaging, and safe learning environments.

The seminar also includes discussion about the opportunities authentic STEM programs have to build 21st century skills like resilience, using strength-based approaches.

Don't miss this opportunity to enhance your teaching toolkit and empower your students to thrive in the face of challenges.

About our guest speaker

Amy Dennis is passionate about supporting learners to become good humans, first. Prior to being a lecturer in enabling education at Charles Sturt University, Amy was a seasoned high school science teacher. Amy brings a wealth of experience to the table, having worked across various educational levels and facilitated professional learning nationwide.

Date and time

Wednesday, 29 May 2024

4:00-5:00pm AEST

Event format

One-hour interactive webinar with Q&A (access to Microsoft Teams required).

Topics covered

  • The power of resilience in education
  • Insights and strategies to support the development of student resilience (particularly in the context of STEM learning)
  • The role of educators in fostering an environment conducive to resilience, through understanding, encouragement, and practical support
  • Best practices and shared experiences in nurturing resilience among students. 

Curriculum links

Australian Professional Standards for Teachers:

  • Focus area 4.1 Support student participation
  • Focus area 4.4 Maintain student safety
  • Focus area 6.2 Engage in professional learning and improve practice

Australian Curriculum:

  • General Capabilities in the Australian Curriculum
  • Personal and Social Capability

Who is this event for?

All educators.

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