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Dr Arne Rubinstein: Teaching in the senior years, how to bring out the genius in your students

Dr Arne Rubinstein

Session Info:

Teenagers in Australia are facing unprecedented levels of issues with teenagers including mental health, suicide, violence and risk taking behaviours.

These issues directly impact on the teens ability to perform at school and are most pronounced between 14 and 17 years of age.

The role of a teacher during these critical transition years can influence the rest of their lives.

Using latest research, practical advice, storytelling and personal experience from his 30 years as a father, doctor and mentor, Dr Rubinstein ensures all teachers leave with tools to help them successfully support their students and create an optimal learning environment.

Topics covered

  • Latest research around teenage health and wellbeing
  • The impact of technology on adolescent development
  • The difference between dealing with a teenager compared to a young child
  • The importance of recognising the individual gifts and talents of each student
  • The relevance of modern day Rites of Passage in the lives of teenagers

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