FSC2039 Teacher Well-being: Approaches from Positive Psychology

On completion of this course you will become familiar with the 5 characteristics of teacher well-being and understand key stressors in teaching and coping strategies.  You will also understand the importance of positive emotions and meaning to teacher well-being and be able to identify practical ways to enhance these elements.  You will also become familiar with the characteristics of a supportive school climate including culture of appreciation, teacher autonomy, mentoring and sense of belonging.