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Workshops For Teachers

School Based Teachers Training Programes

Two separate training interventions are offered to schools.

Course I : Understanding Children Better: How To Manage Challenging Behavior

This course will highlight the importance of positive child well-being and strategies to manage children with behavioural and emotional problems.

Course Facilitator: Sajida Hasan, PhD (Clinical Child Psychologist)

Introduction

  • » Introduction to training programme & facilitators.
  • » Discussion on mental health and social taboos.
  • » Group discussions on common childhood problems.

Child growth and development

Stages of healthy child development:

  • » Physical
  • » Social
  • » Emotional
  • » Intellectual
  • » Moral

Factors effecting child mental health

  • » Risk and resilience factors for common mental health problems
  • » Cause of mental health difficulties in children
  • » Role of school, family, media & society

Rates and types of child mental health disorders

  • » When does a problem become a disorders
  • » Child mental health disorders in Pakistan
  • » Anxiety (emotional disorders)
  • » Mood disorders
  • » Behaviour disorders

Behavior management

» School based management of common behavioral problems:

  • » Setting rules and consequences
  • » Praise and rewards
  • » Ignoring misbehavior Handling inappropriate behavior

Managing inappropriate behavior

» Specific behavior management strategies for disruptive child:

  • » Catch me being good
  • » Star charts
  • » Behavior contracts
  • » Token economy
  • » Time-out

Course II: Making Teaching and Learning Interactive & Activity Based

The course is for 12 credit hours, divided into 6 sessions of 2 hours each. Schools can either select the whole course or choose modules from the course.

Course Facilitator: Fatima Hasan (Primary Education Expert)

Teaching and Learning

  • » Islam and importance of teaching and Learning
  • » Qualities of a faithful teacher.
  • » Responsibilities of a teacher.
  • » Different teaching styles.
  • » Multiple intelligence.
  • » Types of learning styles.

Lesson Planning

  • » Qualities of a well developed plan.
  • » Important points while planning a lesson.
  • » Responsibilities of a teacher.
  • » Components of a good lesson plan.
  • » Different types of teaching instructions used in a class.
  • » co-operative learning.
  • » Activities that use co-operative learning.

Questioning skills

  • » Importance of question.
  • » Questioning in a class.
  • » Types and Levels of questions (Blooms Taxonomy).

Play and Learn

  • » Importance of play.
  • » distinguish between the types and levels of play.
  • » Integrating play, rhyme and craft in lesson plan.

Story Telling

  • » Importance of story telling.
  • » Benefits of story telling.
  • » Storytelling and craft work.

Media and its effects

  • » Discussing role of media in today’s world.
  • » Hidden messages given in cartoon and play stations.
  • » Thinking for an alternative.