Graduate

  • Differentiated language...
    A graduate teacher undertaking a period of internship in a Western Australian school, explains what she...
  • Inclusive play
    In a play-based learning session, a pre-service teacher explores a number of strategies for how she can...
  • Maths Rotations
    In a mathematics lesson on multiplication and place value, a graduate teacher rotates students through a...
  • Music theory
    In a composite music class at Darwin High School, a pre-service teacher is required to effectively teach...

Proficient

  • Afterschool club
    The teacher runs an Afterschool Club twice a week which is funded by a local organisation. The club provides...
  • Strategies for teaching boys
    A teacher uses a range of activities that support individual participation and that enables a productive...
  • Two-way communication
    A teacher of a composite year 4/5 class is committed to establishing and maintaining effective written communication...
  • The wonders of Pi
    The teacher explains and demonstrates how the use of an interactive whiteboard (IWB) has transformed his...

Highly Accomplished

  • Improving teacher practice
    The teacher, who is the professional learning co-ordinator at his school, describes how professional learning...
  • Planning for students’ needs
    A teacher describes how she has adapted to a very different learning environment, following her transfer...
  • Literacy teaching strategies
    A teacher leads a meeting of year 2 teachers in planning explicit literacy teaching strategies to meet the...
  • Using an ICT toolkit
    An assistant principal, who is also a teacher at her school, plans and delivers a half-day professional...

Lead

Know students and how they learn

  • Literacy teaching strategies
    A teacher leads a meeting of year 2 teachers in planning explicit literacy teaching strategies to meet the...
  • Afterschool club
    The teacher runs an Afterschool Club twice a week which is funded by a local organisation. The club provides...
  • Specific education needs
    Here we observe a meeting led by a Learning Support Co-ordinator with teachers of students with identified...
  • Differentiated language...
    A graduate teacher undertaking a period of internship in a Western Australian school, explains what she...

Know the content and how to teach it

  • The gingerbread man
    Two lessons, within a wider literacy unit on 'literary recounts', are taught by a pre-service teacher. In...
  • Individualising student...
    The head of languages has led colleagues to identify and select appropriate teaching strategies to foster...
  • Fieldwork techniques
    Here a specialist fieldwork teacher in an environmental education centre demonstrates to his peers how the...
  • Composite language classes
    The teacher caters for students at different year levels and with different abilities and backgrounds. This...

Plan for and implement effective teaching and learning

  • Information literacy
    A teacher librarian works with teachers to plan and review a student research unit on Ancient Rome. Reference...
  • Using an ICT toolkit
    An assistant principal, who is also a teacher at her school, plans and delivers a half-day professional...
  • Intercultural understanding
    The teacher of Indonesian is shown in a range of situations where her commitment to, and development of...
  • Maths Rotations
    In a mathematics lesson on multiplication and place value, a graduate teacher rotates students through a...

Create and maintain supportive and safe learning environments

  • Engaging a Maths Class
    The teacher draws upon her postgraduate research into student engagement in mathematics to develop innovative...
  • Strategies for teaching boys
    A teacher uses a range of activities that support individual participation and that enables a productive...
  • Differentiating language...
    For this group interview activity, the teacher allocates roles according to different levels of English...
  • Creative problem solving
    Practical subjects require a range of flexible classroom management strategies to cope with students working...

Assess, provide feedback and report on student learning

Engage in professional learning

  • Leading professional learning
    The teacher, who is also the Director of Professional Learning, meets with a group of colleagues to discuss...
  • Creating wikis
    At Western Cape College’s Weipa Campus, a graduate teacher reflects on her use of a professional learning...
  • Seeking professional learning
    The teacher explains the importance of ongoing professional learning to her development as a teacher. She...
  • Improving teacher practice
    The teacher, who is the professional learning co-ordinator at his school, describes how professional learning...

Engage professionally with colleagues, parents/carers and the community

  • Two-way communication
    A teacher of a composite year 4/5 class is committed to establishing and maintaining effective written communication...
  • New contexts for learning
    The teacher of Rona Glynn Preschool acknowledges that previously a number of parents/carers had been uncertain...
  • Sharing professional knowledge
    An assistant principal, who is also a teacher at her school, describes the leadership role she has adopted...