Exploring Student Engagement
Exploring Student Engagement for Learning and Wellbeing Workshop
This course will enable teachers, school and system leaders to:
Explore the meaning of authentic engagement.
Explore how teachers and schools can encourage it in their community.
Teachers, school and system leaders will:
Review various engagement models including case studies of best practice.
Participate in a hands on workshop and create their own teaching program centred on their new understanding of student engagement.
Solution Tree Author and Presenter
Dan Haesler is an international keynote speaker, educator, writer and consultant. Originally from Manchester, Dan now lives in Sydney, Australia where he works with schools across the country around issues of engagement and wellbeing. He is passionate about equity in education and engaging our hardest-to-reach kids.
He has consulted to Federal and State Government education projects, regularly features in the media, and writes a regular column for the Australian Teacher Magazine.
In recent years Dan has developed a reputation as one of the Asia Pacific’s most dynamic educational thinkers and speakers and in 2015, he will share the stage with His Holiness the Dalai Lama.
He sits on the NSW advisory board of Wellbeing Australia, and is a previous recipient of the NSW Premier’s Teacher Scholarship to raise awareness of and address youth depression.