Supporting Student Wellbeing During Uncertainity

Module Description

The COVID-19 pandemic has brought uncertainty and hardship to many students across the globe. The aspect of uncertainty surrounding their lives has taken a toll on many, causing mental-stability issues and anxiety. As schools push towards normalcy, this module will support classroom teachers and school leaders to think through ways to motivate and engage students in learning by acknowledging the looming uncertainty and nurturing relationship-building, communication, mindfulness and reflection.

Module Objectives

Educators will be able to:
  • Explore psychological explanations of grief and uncertainty in young people
  • Identify ways to support student well-being during the pandemic and other periods of uncertainty
  • Identify school and community-based support for students who are showing significant signs of struggle