Today I have added a second Portfolio which will act as my Professional Portfolio detailing each of the Professional Standards and examples to demonstrate how I have  achieved these standards. The elements that have been achieved so far include:

Element 1.1.1 Demonstrate relevant knowledge of the central concepts, modes of enquiry and structure of the content/discipline(s).

Element 1.1.2 Demonstrate research-based knowledge of the pedagogies of the content/discipline(s) taught.

Element 1.1.3 Design and implement lesson sequences using knowledge of the NSW syllabus documents or other curriculum requirements of the Education Act.

Element 1.1.4 Demonstrate current knowledge and proficiency in the use of the following:

  • Basic operational skills
  • Information technology skills
  • Software evaluation skills
  • Effective use of the internet
  • Pedagogical skills for classroom management 

Element 3.1.1 Demonstrate the capacity to identify and articulate clear and appropriate learning goals in lesson preparation.

Element 3.1.4 Demonstrate knowledge of a range of appropriate and engaging resources and materials to support students’ learning.

Element 4.1.5 Use a range of teaching strategies and resources including ICT and other technologies to foster interest and support learning.

Element 6.1.1 Demonstrate a capacity to critically reflect on and improve teaching practice.

Element 6.1.2 Demonstrate knowledge of the professional standards framework and its impact on the professional life of a teacher.

Element 6.1.6 Prepare for and contribute to discussions about the teaching profession or subject/content.

Element 6.1.8 Recognise the range of policies and policy documents that teachers in NSW may need to comply with following employment in a school.

To view my evidence page please click here.

To go straight to my Professional ePortfolio please click here.