Year Level Coordinator
Based at Hillcrest Christian College
Middle Schooling Specialist
Sarah is a versatile and enthusiastic educator who is currently Year 8 Coordinator at Hillcrest Christian College. She has taught for 17 years in both NSW and QLD in Senior and Middle Years classes in Science, Mathematics, HaSS and English faculties. She is passionate about student success and is therefore a highly sought after teacher by students. You will find her an engaging (though loud) communicator.
BREAKOUT SESSION 2 – What engagement looks like in my classroom
Target audience Yr 7-12
So you know your content and what resources you are going to use in your next lesson, but how are you going to make sure everyone in your class is learning? It is so easy to be focused on content, use of IT and new types of learning, that it is easy lose sight of the individuals in a class. This session will examine the social-emotional aspects teachers should consider when preparing for a lesson. Guiding questions and specific classroom tools will be outlined to assist teachers. It will focus on the interactions and communication between the teacher and students.