Professional Development

Zenergy Professional Development Programs provide a learning opportunity for your teachers and staff that will lead to enhancing students’ outcomes and opportunities to learn. Zenergy offers a wide variety of programs for teachers of all subjects and stages that positively impact classrooms and student learning.

Inspire, educate and foster a sense of community for your staff with a Zenergy Professional Development Program. Here’s what some past participants have said about programs put on by Zenergy:

Testimonials

Fiona

The teacher is truly inspirational, highly organised and very knowledgeable.

Tina

Comprehensive, fun and empowering. Great tools, resources ….etc. Wonderful value.

Kassie

So much relevant information covered, great resources, very lucky to have such an experienced engaging facilitator.

Debbie

Excellent content, great resources & suggestions. A great personal experience. Thank you.

Some topics we’ve delivered include:

Calming Your Classroom in 5 Minutes

Year Level/s: Lower primary, Upper primary, Teens
Session Description: Yes, it is possible to calm your class in 5 minutes or less! This session will show you how. Learn to use the tools and techniques of yoga, mindfulness, meditation, relaxation and breathing. Create and maintain an optimal learning environment.
Session Bullet Points: In this session you will:

  • Understand the techniques of breathing, relaxation and meditation
  • Be trained in 10 specific exercises you can immediately use in your classroom
  • Incorporate these exercises into your lesson plan
  • Practice, role play and experience these exercises for yourself
  • Learn the best techniques to instantly calm a ‘chaotic’ classroom

Creating Happy, Positive and Confident Children

Year Level/s: Lower primary, Upper primary, Teens
Session Description: Discover the privilege and opportunity of touching the lives and making a difference for children. Incorporate exercises that build self-confidence, self-esteem, a positive self-image, social development and emotional intelligence which will benefit them now and for years to come. Your students will develop the mental and psychological capacities for dealing with the challenges of life. Through increased self-understanding, they develop control over their thought processes leading to increased tranquility and happiness.
Session Bullet Points: In this session you will:

  • Use personal development exercises and techniques to make a difference in your classes
  • Receive the most impactful exercises for Happiness, Self-Esteem, Positive Self-Talk, Gratitude, Confidence, Self- Image
  • Learn to build and foster a positive learning environment by incorporating these into your classroom
  • Experience these exercises for yourself and discover the profound impact they have on children

Energise, Engage and Enliven Your Classrooms

Year Level/s: Lower primary, Upper primary, Teens
Session Description: Make learning fun! Create and maintain a ‘high energy’ classroom. Keep your students alert, awake and eager to learn. Build a learning environment, where your students are open, receptive and ready to be actively engaged.
Session Bullet Points: In this session you will:

  • Understand how to use movement, yoga exercises and fun activities to energise
  • Be trained in the top 10 energy-building techniques you can use in your classroom
  • Learn 5 minute exercises you can slot into your lesson plan.
  • Practice, role play and experience these exercises for yourself
  • Discover how to instantly switch any class from lethargic to enlivened

Why Children Of All Ages Love Yoga at School

Year Level/s: Lower primary, Upper primary, Teens
Session Description: Students love yoga because it provides them with the tools to deal with the challenges they face in their day to day lives. They build, develop and maintain a healthy body and happy mind. Through increased self-understanding, the students develop control over their thought processes, gain a sense of well-being and feel good about themselves.
Session Bullet Points: In this session you will:

  • Learn the fundamentals of yoga for the classroom
  • Experience the physical well being, mental calmness and emotional happiness that yoga provides
  • Practice and role play exercises that build confidence and self-esteem

Discover the difference yoga is making throughout the schools in Australia

Yoga: The Ultimate Form Of Fitness

Year Level/s: Lower primary, Upper primary, Teens
Session Description: For fitness beyond the physical, yoga targets the entire child. It provides an unwavering belief in themselves and a strong physical, mental and emotional foundation that lasts for their entire life.
Session Bullet Points: In this session you will:

  • Learn how yoga targets the needs of children today
  • See how yoga develops strong and healthy bodies
  • Discover how yoga develops alert, focused and attentive minds
  • Experience why yoga creates calm, happy and peaceful children
  • Understand how yoga targets and benefits the entire child in all areas of their life

Impacting children with ADD

Note: * This topic can be done with the following issues: Stress & anxiety, depression, asthma, diabetes, focus & concentration, digestion, scoliosis, allergies, coughs, colds & flu,
Year Level/s: Lower primary, Upper primary, Teens
Session Description: Make a difference and impact the lives of children with ADD using Yoga Therapy. Yoga therapy is a specialised discipline of Yoga that corrects and treats ailments and conditions. Combining specific exercises, movements, postures, relaxation and breathing, the body and its systems are cleansed, strengthened, rejuvenated and brought back into balance. Discover how to integrate yoga correctives, activities and personal development exercises into your classes to specifically target ADD
Session Bullet Points: In this session you will:

  • Understand what yoga therapy is and how it can be used to treat ADD
  • Learn the specific corrective exercises to treat ADD
  • See how to deal with ADD on a physical, mental and emotional level
  • Discover how to bring this unique method into your classroom and start making a difference today.

Zenergy has delivered professional development programs at schools as well as organisations such as Pearson, Teacher Training Australia, ACHPER and PLC.

We offer full or partial day programs.

Zenergy can design, develop, and deliver a customised program for your needs and requirements.

Call Zenergy today to learn more about our existing programs or to create a customised professional development day for your school.