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The Importance of a Work/Life Balance


Course Code: ODW21-11

LENGHT: 70 mins


6.2 Engage in professional learning and improve practice

6.3 Engage with colleagues and improve practice

DATE SESSION RAN LIVE: Thursday 26th August 2021


 A teacher’s life is extremely busy and can be very easily dominated by work, planning lessons, marking students work, communicating with parents/carers, attending meetings… the list goes on and on. To assist teachers with improving this element of their lives, this session will explore the benefits of work/life balance and provide you with a series of tips and tricks that you can implement in your lives to ensure that you are focusing on the key elements of your work, so that you focus on being efficient and effective to help you reduce stress and develop more balance.

  • RECORDING: a recording of the webinar has been made available for you to access and view at your convenience

  • REFLECTION TASK: a link to a reflection task which is designed to trigger the learning that was covered in the session.
  • Completing the course

  • Getting your certificate!

Let's begin

Part 1: Webinar Recording

This 65 minute video is a recording of a live webinar that was run on Thursday 26th August 2021.

Presented by Molly Turner (SMART Technologies), this session explores the benefits of work/life balance and provides you with a series of tips and tricks that you can implement in your lives to ensure that you can work towards a work/life balance.

Reflection Task:

The following button below will open a form that is designed to get you reflecting on the elements that were covered in this course.

These 5 questions should be used to unpack some of the learning that you experienced in this session, as well as providing you with an opportunity to think about how you can apply this knowledge into your own situation moving forward. 

Upon submission, the system will automatically send you a copy of your responses for your records so please ensure that your email is entered correctly.

Part 2: What's Next?

Now that you have completed the course, its your turn to implement some of the suggestions and ideas that were raised.

Getting your certificate

Congratulations! You are a step away of getting your PAVE Academy certificate. 

Simply click the link below – you will be redirected to a certificate application form for you to complete. 
Once the application form is completed, your certificate will be emailed to you.

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