How do I take care of teacher registration without too much stress and even more work? How do I find great evidence for my accreditation portfolio? Demonstrate my skills and understanding without having to do more work than I need to? Selena Woodward digs into this and more in the Reflective Teacher Podcast. In addition to great stories and insights, each episode is designed to help you take immediate action with supporting steps, strategies and advice for growing your practice and meeting your admin requirements in one go.
#120: Is Your Comfort Zone Holding your Career Back?
How do I know what my comfort zone is?
This week, we’re starting a three-part series on getting ready to reflect.
In this week’s episode of The Reflective Teacher Podcast, we are going to start with checking in with your comfort zone.
We will talk about how you can tell what your comfort zone is
What happens to your career if you stay in that comfort zone
How you can use your evidence sets to identify these zones of comfiness
and what you might do with the information you create as we reflect
#119: Am I a lead or Highly Accomplished Teacher?
If you're stuck trying to work out whether you're a Highly Accomplished or Lead teacher then this episode is for you. We're going to delve into exactly what it means to be a Lead teacher in Australia.
#118: Highly Accomplished Accreditation – The Basics
If you are someone who loves to “support” others, who has a keen eye for “evaluating” and “developing” ideas, tools, processes, planning (and more!) or you have found yourself modelling a teaching strategy for a colleague or a pre-service teacher… then you’re already hitting several focus areas, a highly accomplished in the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers. Tune in to hear what you should do next..
#117: What you need to know about Proficiency
What are the important things you need to know about Proficiency and the Proficient Career Stage?
The proficient career stage of the Australian Professional Standards for teachers is your opportunity to celebrate the impact you are now having on your students.
I’m going to share 5 key ideas that will help you to stay focused and get your evidence sorted for proficiency.
#116: 5 Secrets to Achieving the Graduate Standard
Let's look at the Graduate Standards through some new lenses
In the first of a series about the career stages of the Australian Professional Standards for teachers, we reveal 5 key ideas that are going to make the processes of gathering evidence a lot clearer for you.
#115: The Anatomy of an Evidence Set (and what to call them!)
Great breakdown for pre-service teachers
Short, sharp episodes that break down the realities of teaching. Bonus is the particular relevance to Australian teachers. Fantastic for pre-service teaches looking to start their portfolio as it explains how to address the standards.
Awesome tips and tricks for understanding the AITSL standards
Thank you so much for your quick, easy to understand, encouraging podcasts. Finally I feel somewhat motivated to get on top of my e-portfolio. Huge thanks!
Outstanding resource for educators and leaders
Anyone who is dealing with teachers and the registration and accrediation process for educators needs to listen to this podcast. It's very well produced, and the illustrations and examples are practical and easily applied. This is a great way for a teacher having to navigate the process on his or her own to access expert advice, and also for leaders who are assisting teachers on the journey to find a reference point for their role. Highly recommend!