Practical Classroom Management

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Advance your understanding of classroom management and learn practical tools to create engaging classrooms

Effective tools to use in the classroom every day.

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Key facts

Course category
Education, Wellbeing in Schools
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Duration
4 weeks
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Prerequisite/s
There are no prerequisites for this short course
Certification
Certificate of Attendance

Why learn about Practical Classroom Management 

This short course is designed for primary and secondary school teachers and leaders  who want to create engaging and positive learning environments and maximise student outcomes.

Learn the latest best practice from author Ollie Lovell, who produces the popular Education Research Reading Room podcast, and Dr Mark Dowley, who’s worked with hundreds of schools to improve classroom instruction. 

Why study a short course at La Trobe

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Course content

Effective classroom management is key to happy and successful students and research shows that well-managed classrooms can dramatically improve student outcomes and teachers’ job satisfaction.

By mastering practical classroom management teachers and educators can not only provide immediate benefit to themselves and their students, but become invaluable leaders and policy-makers within their school or organisation.

You’ll learn:

Topics covered include:  

  • explore the underlying principles of classroom management. Including practical advice on entry routines, defusing debates with students and how to self-regulate as a teacher.
  • practical routines for gaining attention, transitioning between activities and having difficult conversations with students.
  • effective instruction with checks for understanding. How to monitor behaviour efficiently during independent work phases of the lesson
  • challenging behaviour. Explore how to work with challenging behaviours both inside and outside the classroom. Learn how to establish a school-wide support system for behaviour management.
  • develop a collection of effective classroom strategies
  • establish a productive learning environment within the classroom
  • analyse fundamental principles of behaviour from behavioural frameworks to practical strategies. 

Your study experience

This four-week program provides best-practice knowledge and the most contemporary tools to help manage a variety of student needs and alleviate the challenges of behaviour management. 
  
During the weekly 1.5-hour class, you’ll learn from respected education experts from the Crowther Centre. 

Who you'll learn from

Ollie Lovell

Producer of the popular Education Research Reading Room podcast

Ollie and Mark are also practicing classroom teachers with experience across multiple sectors and settings. Through real-life examples they’re able to offer more than what a textbook can provide – practical advice and actionable strategies that you can implement immediately. 

Dr. Mark Dowley

Instructional coach and Behaviour Management specialist

Frequently Asked Questions

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Phone: 1300 135 045

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No, course fees need to be paid in full before you can commence the course.

I cannot pay by credit card. Are there other payment options available? 

To arrange payment by BPAY or EFT, please contact LaTrobeProfessional@latrobe.edu.au 

I have paid the fee for a short course. When will I have access to the course?  

Access to courses is generally available two weeks in advance of the scheduled course start date, or as advised in the registration confirmation email.  Course materials are made available via our Learning Management System (LMS) for which you will be provided with your username and initial password.

I need to defer my registration. How do I go about this? 

Prior to your course commencing, you may request a deferral of your registration to the next available course date, by contacting executive_professional_education@latrobe.edu.au.  

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I want to enrol multiple staff in a short course. How do I go about this? 

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