Course details

Title ONLINE Mentor Teacher Programme (term 1)
Target group Primary and intermediate mentor teachers
Topic Mentor Teachers
Online Course/Programme
Leading Learning
Level Primary
Venue Online via Zoom
Facilitator(s) Kerry Upson
Description This ONLINE programme enables mentor teachers to support provisionally certificated teachers’ inquiry into effective practice. The programme examines the role of the mentor teacher and its corresponding responsibilities. Participants will also examine the practising teacher criteria and standards for the teaching profession. They will learn effective ways to give feedback, analyse teacher practice and provide on-going mentoring and reporting.
Over three sessions the programme will cover:
• The role of the mentor teacher
• Teaching Council of Aotearoa New Zealand updates
• The standards for the teaching profession
• The induction and mentoring programme, roles and responsibilities
• Use of the release component
• Documentation requirements and the registration process
Inquiry into Practice:
• Observation of practice and feedback to teachers
• Analysis of teacher practice
• Ongoing mentoring and reporting
• The development of portfolios and evidence
Date(s) Wednesday 6 March 1pm-3:30pm @ Online
Wednesday 10 April 1pm-3:30pm @ Online
Wednesday 22 May 1pm-3:30pm @ Online
Fee $490