EMBEDDING CHARACTER STRENGTHS

Knowing and utilising what is right with you

How could knowing and utilising your own strengths and the strengths of those around you transform your school and your teaching practice? This one-day course will explore the language and framework of the VIA Character Strength classification, and how these can be applied and embedded in a school setting.

Participants will gain an understanding of:

  • The VIA Character Strengths classification
  • Ideas on how character can be learned, practiced and cultivated
  • Examples of how character strengths can be used to enhance teaching and learning across your school 
  • A range of easy to implement character strength applications which can be used immediately in your classroom 

All participants will receive a comprehensive booklet with examples, background research and sample activities for introducing and embedding character strengths in your school.

AUDIENCECharacter Strengths Landing

Primary and secondary teachers interested in exploring how character strengths can be used to improve wellbeing. Participants do not need to have done any prior Positive Education training before attending this course.

Accreditation: 6 professional development hours.

COSTS

Full rate registration: $295 per person not including GST

Places are limited and registrations close two weeks prior to the date of the course, unless stated otherwise above.

Please note that some of our one-day courses are offered concurrently in sets of three. Although it is not required by any means, we do recommend that if you are considering attending one of these courses that you consider attending the series of all three courses in order to get the most out of your Positive Education experience. To see all of our courses click here 

DATES AND LOCATIONS 

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5 September 2018: Geelong VIC

Geelong Grammar School Corio Campus
50 Biddlecombe Avenue Corio VIC 3214

BOOKINGS CLOSED

28 November 2018: Melbourne, VIC 

Geelong Grammar School Toorak Campus
14 Douglas St, Toorak VIC 3142

 

PLEASE NOTE - BY REGISTERING FOR THIS COURSE YOU ARE AGREEING TO OUR BOOKING TERMS AND CONDITIONS (PDF 54.8KB)