Mentoring – Module 1

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Online (20 hours online and/or reading and assessment activities) | Dates will be advertised here when confirmed.

This course is designed to meet the needs of teachers who are involved in mentoring and all teachers interested in professional development related to mentoring, teacher induction and teacher accreditation issues. Participants will critically review literature and research about mentoring, induction and accreditation and examine how issues need to be considered in specific contexts. Changing concepts of professional experiences, teacher induction, mentoring and coaching will be reviewed along with studies of the professional socialisation of teachers and the notion of lifelong learning in the context of professional standards and accreditation processes and requirements.

The course will include:

  • a critical overview of the research in the areas of professional development, mentoring and teacher induction
  • a study of key issues related to the concept of mentoring and teacher induction identified through the review of literature
  • analysis of the current developments around standards of professional practice
  • opportunities for individuals to discuss and investigate specific mentoring issues and develop mentoring skill.

Postgraduate credit value
.5 of EDPF5015

Fees & registration
Registration currently closed | $500 per person, GST inclusive, per module. Teachers may elect to redirect their professional experience mentoring payment towards the cost.

Upon completion of both modules that make up each unit of study, an additional fee applies when participants wish to take up postgraduate credit transfer, bringing the cost in line with standard school postgraduate unit of study fees.

For more information contact
Miss Nina Goodwin | T: +61 2 9351 6329 | E:

Board of Studies, Teaching & Educational Standards (previously NSW Institute of Teachers) Registered Professional Development
This program is endorsed as Institute Registered professional development for maintenance of accreditation at Professional Competence. Please provide your 6-digit Institute Number when you register if relevant.