How to Re-engage Boys with Learning and Create GOOD MEN in the Modern World

A Seminar for Teachers K-12
Presented by Richard Pedley-Smith and Wade Fairclough

This seminar seeks to identify and address issues commonly found in young males across broad sub-groups within schools in NSW and Australia. There is a particular focus on refining existing programs working within school frameworks in order to develop positive masculinity and self-esteem in underachieving and at-risk boys. The ultimate aim of this seminar being to re-engage students with class activities and inspire them to reach their full potential to become “Good Men”.
Through a variety of strategies, teachers will learn how to equip boys with skills to help them achieve academically, emotionally and socially.

During the day Richard and Wade will discuss:

  • Why boys are at risk?
  • What is a “good man?”
  • How do we move from negative Peer-Esteem to positive Self-Esteem
  • How do we break down barriers and communicate effectively with boys
  • Responding to trauma...What to do when they finally open up

They will also share:

  • What has worked/failed with our program
  • The “hidden costs” of working with disengaged boys
  • What to do when their family is the problem
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How to Re-engage Boys with Learning and Create GOOD MEN in the Modern World will contribute 5 hours of NSW Education Standards Authority (NESA) Registered PD addressing 4.1.2, 4.2.2, 4.3.2, 4.4.2 from the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers towards maintaining Proficient Teacher Accreditation in NSW.

Register a Group & Save
Register 5 or more delegates and pay $220.00 per person

Seminar Program
Registration 8.30am – 9.00am Seminar 9.00am – 3.00pm

Group Rate

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5 220.00

Event Properties

Seminar Date Fri 13 September 19
Fee $265.00
Location NSW - Eden Gardens
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