Primary tabs

Payment required

You must purchase this course.

Do you want to build a culture of belonging, support and respect in your school?

The ‘Advisory Online’ course is about the ethos, structure and roles associated with a learning community known as an ‘advisory’ in Big Picture Education.

The nature of advisory is encourage students to operate as a cohesive group, while also encouraging students to pursue their own learning around personal interests and passions.

The Big Picture Education design recognises the growing awareness amongst educators that a personalised approach to learning is the way to increase engagement and intrinsic motivation of young people.

Advisory is a cornerstone of that design.

Course content:

The course consists of 3 Sessions and a Course Review:

  1. What is advisory?
    ​• Purpose of an advisory
    • Structure of an advisory
    • Role of the advisory teacher
  2. Building the culture of advisory
    • Operating as a group
    • Advisory agreements
    • Getting to know each other
    • Advisory room design
  3. The work of advisory
    • Managing time
    • Interest exploration
    • Learning plans
    ​• Big Picture learning goals

Also included:

  • Video case studies of Australian students engaged in personalised learning
  • Interactive activities with comprehensive feedback
  • Readings and resources for download

Completing Big Picture’s Advisory Online course will contribute:

NSW logo

3 hours of NESA Registered PD addressing 4.1.2, 4.2.2, 4.3.2, 6.2.2 & 6.4.2 from the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers towards maintaining Proficient Teacher Accreditation in NSW.

$484.00 - including GST
Regular price: $484.00
Member price: $198.00