The Battle Against Boredom in School
MODULE 1A Boredom
Learn more about boredom, a multifaceted and complex experience. What is boredom? How will students react when they are bored? Why is it important to know more about boredom? What can you actually do, if your students are bored?
You will learn to look for signs of boredom, and you will learn more about your students.
MODULE 1B Classroom Management
As part of your teaching, Classroom Management helps you to engage and involve all students during classes. We offer inspiration and you will learn more about how to use different tools managing learning, behavior and energy in class.
MODULE 1C PERMA
The PERMA theory creates a scientific foundation for optimizing well-being and learning. PERMA theory is the framework for this online course. Learn more about positive education and the elements in the PERMA model.
MODULE 2 Positive Emotions
Welcome. Let's elaborate on P in the PERMA-model This module is all about positive emotions and their influence on our well-being and learning. Learn more about strategies to increase positive emotions in your teaching. This module is related to Chapter 5 Positive emotions in the book “The battle against boredom”.
MODULE 3 Engagement
Welcome. It is time to look at the E in the PERMA model This module is all about engagement and active involvement in a given task. Learn more about increasing engagement and motivation in teaching - for yourself and for your students. The module is related to Chapter 6 Engagement in the book “The battle against boredom”.
MODULE 4 Relations
Welcome. Hopefully, you have had a lot of inspiration in the last modules: Positive emotions and engagement. This module is about R in the PERMA model. Our relationship are crucial to our well-being and our quality of life. Remember to consider your own relationship competencies with all your students or classes as well as stimulate the relations among the students. The module is related to Chapter 7 Relationships in the book “The battle against boredom”.
MODULE 5 Meaning
Welcome. Meaning is represented by M in the PERMA model. It is a complex concept with many levels and it often appears in connection with words like purpose and relevance. The module is related to Chapter 8 Meaning in the book “The battle against boredom”.
MODULE 6 Accomplishment
Welcome. The final module is all about A in the PERMA model. Learn more about accomplishment, and how you can promote it by using strategies for self-efficacy, explanatory styles and hope. The module is related to Chapter 9 Accomplishment in the book “The battle against boredom”.