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Course Description

This is an outstanding three-hour NESA-accredited professional learning course which aims to help you appreciate and analyse the importance of developing social and emotional learning skills in a EYLF or K- 6 setting.

Alongside stories and engaging information, participants will have opportunities for reflection questions and activities as well as links to fascinating research in the area. Participants will leave with resources they can use with their class and school community immediately.

Key topics covered in the course:

  • Tools to build resilience in the classroom

  • Explore how stress directly impacts the classroom environment and student academic performance

  • Learn how to use and apply a variety of social, emotional and wellbeing strategies and tools into daily habits and embed them across the curriculum.

  • Deep dive into character strength education and understand why having a strengths based approach to others and ourselves can boost resilience and wellbeing.

  • Explore movement, exercise and sleep as fundamental to maintaining flourishing social and emotional learning.

And more!

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EYLF and K-6 teachers


Teaching Standards

4.4.2 Proficient Level - Create and maintain supportive and safe learning environments - Maintain student safety: Ensure students’ wellbeing and safety within school by implementing school and/ or system, curriculum and legislative requirements.

$ 179 + GST - Individual Enrolment

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"The course is worth doing. They have practical tips to help children and ourselves. They also linked it to current research which I feel is important."

- Helen Bullock, Early Childhood Teacher

"Relevant, engaging and very helpful"

- Greg Anderson, Manning Valley Anglican College

"Excellent, lots of fun. All of the course was relevant"

- Nigel Haynes, Cranebrook High School

Course curriculum

  • 1


    • Welcome

    • Video Intro

  • 2

    Section 1 - Mental Health

    • The mental health continuum

    • PERMA+H positive education model

    • Stress! What can we do for ourselves and students?

    • Build a toolbox of strategies to promote wellbeing and build resilience

  • 3

    Section 2 - Strategies to support wellbeing and resilience

    • Get to know your character strengths

    • Everyday ways to take care of our mental health

    • Sleep & Movement and key to flourishing

  • 4

    Section 3 - A wrap up

    • VIDEO - One final activity

  • 5

    Section 4 - Impact Survey

    • Impact Survey

  • 6

    Course Feedback

    • Please take few minutes to give us your feedback

Do you teach in NSW? If so, this is relevant to you:

Completing Whole School Approach to Social, Emotional & Wellbeing Learning in the Early Years and Primary School Classroom will contribute 3 hours of NSW Education Standards Authority (NESA) Accredited PD in the priority area of Student/Child Mental Health, addressing Standard Descriptor 4.4.2 from the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers towards maintaining Proficient Teacher in NSW.



Grow Your Mind

Grow Your Mind

Grow Your Mind is a mental health social venture and certified BCorp founded in 2018 by teacher Alice Peel and health practitioner Kristina Freeman. Grow Your Mind supports students, educators and families to build the key skills essential for developing resilience and positive mental health. To date Grow Your Mind has reached 21,000+ educators and 315,000+ students and 80,000+ families across Australia via their offerings. These include professional development courses, the Grow your Mind schools program, physical resources and free resources such the award winning Grow Your Mind Podcast, which has been listened to in 126 countries and won a silver medal for best wellbeing Podcast at the Australian Podcast awards in 2021 The Grow Your Mind schools program is currently used in all states across Australia, recognised by Beyond Blue's Be You program directory and received the tick of approval from the NSW Department of Education as a quality assured program.

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