iKi SRL & Student Wellbeing

Clear, consistent expectations, supported by fair consequences, help grow positive, resilient children.

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Student indiscipline has become one of the most pressing concerns of teachers, members of the general community and the students themselves.

Extensive research, such as studies like “What works best"- agree there are key solutions. These include:-

  1. High, positive expectations and explicit teaching - are linked with higher performance for all students.
  2. Effective classroom management. Fair rules with consistent consequences are important for creating the conditions for learning.
  3. Collaborating with colleagues. A whole-of-school focus is needed to develop a culture of excellence.

Additionally, research shows that regular, structured physical activity results in improvements in concentration, cognitive ability and social skills. A long term study by renowned Australian swimming coach Dick Telford prove the benefits that flow from school based physical activity programs.