Australian Professional Standards for Teachers

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

  • linkOral language - (Proficient teachers)

    Oral language

    Here the teacher shares how she designs and teaches a literacy lesson to a Year 1 class incorporating strategies that target the individual needs and strengths of her students She works with a small ...

  • linkPromoting reconciliation - (Proficient teachers)

    Promoting reconciliation

    The teacher demonstrates his understanding of Indigenous history and the importance of reconciliation in the school and community His knowledge of reconciliation was developed as a community member, ...

  • linkTeaching the Asia priority through the novel - (Proficient teachers)

    Teaching the Asia priority through the novel

    The teacher is an English Literature teacher In this illustration she leads a lesson based on the novel Chinese Cinderella The lesson is part of larger unit of work about autobiography and life writi...

  • linkInvolving parents and carers - (Proficient teachers)

    Involving parents and carers

    In producing a unit of work to develop studentsrsquo; understanding of sustainable gardening through individual interests and curiosities, the teacher has provided opportunities for parents and carer...

  • linkBuilding compassion for the natural world - (Proficient teachers)

    Building compassion for the natural world

    A teacher facilitates a lesson where students participate in sciencebased activities, including comparing animals to humans, conducting a litter survey and visiting the school kitchen garden to stimu...

  • linkImproving teaching using student data - (Proficient teachers)

    Improving teaching using student data

    The teacher analysed student data from an assessment task using a guide to identify strengths and weaknesses in student understanding The teacher modified a unit plan to include learning experiences ...

  • linkFlash dance - (Proficient teachers)

    Flash dance

    A teacher of a year 11 Dance class describes the assessment practices that are used within her class and by her Arts team at a senior secondary college Assessments are based on clearly expressed rubr...

  • linkEvaluating personal teaching - (Proficient teachers)

    Evaluating personal teaching

    The teacher outlines the varying ways in which she gets feedback about her teaching From students she uses both formative and summative data to evaluate the success of her teaching strategies at a mi...

  • linkInquiry learning in play spaces - (Proficient teachers)

    Inquiry learning in play spaces

    An early childhood teacher shares how she plans for and implements a structured inquiry program working from studentsrsquo; interests to achieve curriculum goals The teacher is highly organized and h...

  • linkFigurative language - (Proficient teachers)

    Figurative language

    A teacher plans for, implements, and reflects on a literacy lesson about figurative language Planning involved choosing appropriate resources to support four groups who participate in the activity Sp...

  • linkPrint-walking - (Proficient teachers)

    Print-walking

    A year 4 classroom teacher uses a locallydeveloped lsquo;printwalkrsquo; strategy within a block of English literacy lessons to engage students in learning about pronouns Students are encouraged to e...

  • linkDecimals - (Proficient teachers)

    Decimals

    The teacher has used knowledge of Mathematics, the curriculum and her students to plan and implement an effective teaching and learning program related to decimal conceptsnbsp; A key goal is to provi...

  • linkCybersafety - (Proficient teachers)

    Cybersafety

    The teacher uses a digital resource to teach the concepts of cybersafety, and digital learning activities to enable students to practice communicating safely and effectively in an online environment ...

  • linkSustainable cities - (Proficient teachers)

    Sustainable cities

    Within a series of lessons that incorporate a key fieldwork trip, the teacher selects and uses teaching strategies that develop studentsrsquo; knowledge, skills, problem solving and critical and crea...

  • linkNumber sentences - (Proficient teachers)

    Number sentences

    This lesson sequence aims to develop studentsrsquo; understanding of the order of operations in number sequences The teachers have structured the sequence to ensure that students develop a deep under...

  • linkAuthentic teaching techniques - (Proficient teachers)

    Authentic teaching techniques

    The course being taught, Body in Question, is an interdisciplinary course that includes elements of biology, physics and the humanities Because the school utilises team teaching, the teacher examines...

  • linkCreating a eulogy - (Proficient teachers)

    Creating a eulogy

    The activity selected by the teacher in her year 9 English class introduces her students to a new literary device, the eulogy, and draws upon their prior understanding and knowledge of the plot and c...

  • linkWorkable routines - (Proficient teachers)

    Workable routines

    The teacher describes the benefits for her teaching, and for her students learning, of the time spent in developing systematic approaches to lesson planning and delivery While her approach is teacher...

  • linkANZAC Day - (Proficient teachers)

    ANZAC Day

    A teacher of English as an Additional Language or Dialect EALD designs and delivers an activity based around ANZAC Day to a Year 11 class with limited English proficiency The teacher revisits note ta...

  • linkWrap around care supports learning - (Proficient teachers)

    Wrap around care supports learning

    In this classroom comprising 3ndash;5 year olds, the teacher and assistants greet each child warmly and help them settle to a learning activity The focus teacher interacts with several children as th...