PESA Positive Education Guide

PESA has recently launched Positive Education Theory and Application: A Guide to Understanding and Implementing Positive Education. This comprehensive Guide offers an invaluable overview of current wellbeing research and theory, as well as practical advice and strategies for implementation of Positive Education in your school. It include chapters on:


  • The Current State of Mental Health

  • An Overview of Positive Psychology

  • “Wellbeing” Definitions and Frameworks

  • Suggestions for Developing Your Own Wellbeing Strategy

  • Advice on How to Take an Appreciative, Strengths-based Approach

  • Suggested Wellbeing Leadership Structures

  • Parent and Carer Engagement

  • Your Staff Wellbeing and Engagement

  • School Policies & Vision and Mission Statement

  • Student Agency

  • Taught, Sought, and Caught Curriculum

  • A Comprehensive List of Positive Education Curricula and Programs

  • Wellbeing Measurement: Objectives and Methods

  • The Intersection Between Positive Education, Curriculum & National Priorities

  • Overview of Interventions, Practices, and Key Concepts


Updated twice yearly, the Guide is A$29.95 for a 12 month subscription and available to all PESA members (PESA membership is A$80 per year).


(Link: https://www.pesa.edu.au/positive-education-guide/)


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