The Introduction to Circle Solutions training day addresses the following Australian Professional Standards for Teachers:
Use effective verbal and non-verbal communication strategies to support student understanding, participation, engagement and achievement.
Establish and implement inclusive and positive interactions to engage and support all students in classroom activities.
Model and share with colleagues a flexible repertoire of strategies for classroom management to ensure all students are engaged in purposeful activities.
Manage challenging behaviour by establishing and negotiating clear expectations with students and address discipline issues promptly, fairly and respectfully.
Participate in learning to update knowledge and practice, targeted to professional needs and school and/or system priorities.
The Circle Solutions Train the Trainer two-day course additionally covers:
Select and use relevant teaching strategies to develop knowledge, skills, problem-solving and critical and creative thinking.
Select and/or create and use a range of resources, including ICT, to engage students in their learning.
Contribute to collegial discussions and apply constructive feedback from colleagues to improve professional knowledge and practice.