Australian Professional Standards for Teachers

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Facets currently in use: Career Stage : graduate; Scope : Illustrations;

  • linkHughie the helicopter - (Graduate teachers)

    Hughie the helicopter

    At Wilton Public School, a graduate teacher works with a class of students to test, observe and explain the properties of materials in a practical experiment in a science class The teacher has constr...

  • linkEngaging every learner - (Graduate teachers)

    Engaging every learner

    In a year 9 class where students are studying a text for English, a graduate teacher explores ways in which every student can participate in the learning She is able to implement, and later reflect o...

  • linkSharing our Indigenous nation - (Graduate teachers)

    Sharing our Indigenous nation

    Here a graduate teacher aims to use a variety of digital tools and resources to engage students and enrich their experience in attempting to answer the question lsquo;Who are Indigenous Australiansrs...

  • linkEndangered animals - (Graduate teachers)

    Endangered animals

    The challengebased learning activity is a series of five sequenced lesson plans Within each lesson, there are sections that demonstrate a range of teaching strategies The learning sequence is intende...

  • linkSea explorers - (Graduate teachers)

    Sea explorers

    This unit of work begins by focusing on the first voyage of Cook and then moves on to explore the perspectives of contact between Indigenous Australians and the explorers The unit is designed to be d...

  • linkLifecycle of silkworms - (Graduate teachers)

    Lifecycle of silkworms

    At the end of a lesson sequence on the life cycle of silkworms with a composite class of transition and year 1 students, a preservice teacher in her final teaching round draws together her students o...

  • linkGrading using rubrics - (Graduate teachers)

    Grading using rubrics

    A preservice teacher at an Alice Springs primary school seeks assistance from her supervising teacher at the conclusion of a unit of work in her final teaching round In using a predetermined assessme...

  • linkDesigning a unit - (Graduate teachers)

    Designing a unit

    A preservice teacher at Darwin High school is given the opportunity to design a unit of study for her students Her unit on how the media uses gender stereotyping to market toys draws upon her academi...

  • linkAssessment design criteria - (Graduate teachers)

    Assessment design criteria

    A preservice teacher at Darwin High School acknowledges that one of her biggest challenges in teaching is in making accurate and consistent judgements of student work during summative assessmentsnbsp...

  • linkKnowledge of concepts and substance - (Graduate teachers)

    Knowledge of concepts and substance

    A graduate teacher reflects on how important it is for her to know the content during a teaching placement Such content knowledge involves a detailed knowledge of the texts the students have been stu...

  • linkEnergy transfers and transformations - (Graduate teachers)

    Energy transfers and transformations

    At Greenwood Senior High School, Hannah, a graduate teacher, sets her students the task of measuring the dependent variable in a science experiment The experiment measures the motion and energy of an...

  • link‘Who am I?’ puzzles - (Graduate teachers)

    ‘Who am I?’ puzzles

    Here, the graduate teacher outlines her plans for an English lesson about fairy tales and nursery rhymes In teaching these, she uses language appropriate to her studentsrsquo; language levels She exp...

  • linkA pre-service journey - (Graduate teachers)

    A pre-service journey

    A preservice teacher at Darwin High school reflects on a number of the processes that she used to make her practicum at the school personally and professionally fulfilling She found classroom observa...

  • linkCreating wikis - (Graduate teachers)

    Creating wikis

    At Western Cape Collegersquo;s Weipa Campus, a graduate teacher reflects on her use of a professional learning package Prior to using the package to support the skills of historical inquiry, the teac...

  • linkInvestigating water quality - (Graduate teachers)

    Investigating water quality

    At Sydney Adventist College, a graduate teacher begins her lesson in science by asking her students to discuss whether a stream in a photograph is clean or dirty She identifies studentsrsquo; respons...

  • linkSitting and listening - (Graduate teachers)

    Sitting and listening

    A preservice teacher recognises that she must use a range of teaching strategies to respond to the age and learning characteristics of her students She plans her lesson in short spans to take account...

  • linkExperiencing success - (Graduate teachers)

    Experiencing success

    A preservice teacher at an Alice Springs primary school explores some of the challenges for teachers in supporting Aboriginal students who may previously not have experienced success in their learnin...

  • linkThe gingerbread man - (Graduate teachers)

    The gingerbread man

    Two lessons, within a wider literacy unit on literary recounts, are taught by a preservice teacher In the first lesson, the teacher requires the students to listen and comprehend while she models a r...

  • linkCircle time - (Graduate teachers)

    Circle time

    A preservice teacher at an Alice Springs primary school uses a class reflection session with students to enable them to clarify and discuss their learning goals Initially she uses a learning circle, ...

  • linkInclusive play - (Graduate teachers)

    Inclusive play

    In a playbased learning session, a preservice teacher explores a number of strategies for how she can use her role to facilitate student participation and engagement These include assisting students ...