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.

At the end of this day, participants take away:

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

AUDIENCE

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.

DATES AND LOCATIONS

Places are limited and registrations close two weeks prior to the date of the course.

COSTS

Early-bird registration: $288 + GST
Full registration: $360 + GST

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