Effective Strategies for Engaging Reluctant Learners
Presented by: Sally Learey
Event Information: 6 PD Hours
Every teacher strikes a reluctant learner at some point. It may be a student who does not pay attention, seems bored in class or is unmotivated. Or it may be a student who displays unwanted behaviours or is forever silent and withdrawn.
This workshop explores effective tools and strategies to engage reluctant learners in a meaningful way.
- Identifying the disengaged learner
- Understanding the factors behind disengagement
- Discovering the principles of engaging reluctant learners
- Communicating with the reluctant learner
- Learning styles and the reluctant learner
- Activities, tips and ideas for motivating and engaging reluctant learners
|Friday March 10th, 2017|
|9.30am - 3.30pm (Reg. from 8.30am)|
Karstens Conference Centre
123 Queen St, Melbourne
|For Primary and Secondary Teachers and Teacher Aides|
About the Presenter
Sally Learey is a renowned keynote speaker, author and coach/mentor and experienced teacher. As well as teaching she holds qualifications in training, positive psychology, coaching and counselling. Sally has worked in both training and primary and secondary teaching sectors, across a variety of educational settings. Sally is also an author of 7 books with her latest being “Overcoming Problems: Effective Steps & Strategies to Create Your Blockbuster Life.”
She is passionate about supporting the wellbeing of teachers and leaders in education as well as growing their hearts and minds so they can educate and lead with excellence.
Sally empowers individuals to become dynamic problem solvers and effective workplace communicators through strategic implementation of tools and techniques.
Sally is an exceptional presenter with the ability to connect with educators, to challenge them and provide many practical strategies that work! Great knowledge, practical, dynamic and very entertaining!