Contribute to student education in all developmental domains

Formats and tools

Unit Description
Reconstruct the unit from the xml and display it as an HTML page.
Assessment Tool
an assessor resource that builds a framework for writing an assessment tool
Assessment Template
generate a spreadsheet for marking this unit in a classroom environment. Put student names in the top row and check them off as they demonstrate competenece for each of the unit's elements and performance criteria.
Assessment Matrix
a slightly different format than the assessment template. A spreadsheet with unit names, elements and performance criteria in separate columns. Put assessment names in column headings to track which performance criteria each one covers. Good for ensuring that you've covered every one of the performance criteria with your assessment instrument (all assessement tools together).
Wiki Markup
mark up the unit in a wiki markup codes, ready to copy and paste into a wiki page. The output will work in most wikis but is designed to work particularly well as a Wikiversity learning project.
Evidence Guide
create an evidence guide for workplace assessment and RPL applicants
Competency Mapping Template
Unit of Competency Mapping – Information for Teachers/Assessors – Information for Learners. A template for developing assessments for a unit, which will help you to create valid, fair and reliable assessments for the unit, ready to give to trainers and students
Observation Checklist
create an observation checklist for workplace assessment and RPL applicants. This is similar to the evidence guide above, but a little shorter and friendlier on your printer. You will also need to create a seperate Assessor Marking Guide for guidelines on gathering evidence and a list of key points for each activity observed using the unit's range statement, required skills and evidence required (see the unit's html page for details)

Self Assessment Survey
A form for students to assess thier current skill levels against each of the unit's performance criteria. Cut and paste into a web document or print and distribute in hard copy.
Moodle Outcomes
Create a csv file of the unit's performance criteria to import into a moodle course as outcomes, ready to associate with each of your assignments. Here's a quick 'how to' for importing these into moodle 2.x
Registered Training Organisations
Trying to find someone to train or assess you? This link lists all the RTOs that are currently registered to deliver CHCEDS003, 'Contribute to student education in all developmental domains'.
Google Links
links to google searches, with filtering in place to maximise the usefulness of the returned results
Books
Reference books for 'Contribute to student education in all developmental domains' on fishpond.com.au. This online store has a huge range of books, pretty reasonable prices, free delivery in Australia *and* they give a small commission to ntisthis.com for every purchase, so go nuts :)


Elements and Performance Criteria

ELEMENT

PERFORMANCE CRITERIA

Elements define the essential outcomes.

Performance criteria specify the level of performance needed to demonstrate achievement of the element.

1. Support the physical development of students

1.1 Identify the stages of physical development required for each phase of the current curriculum framework

1.2 Use appropriate strategies, materials and resources to support physical development according to the school/centre policy and procedures

1.3 Report concerns about a child’s physical development to the teacher in accordance with the school/centre policy and procedures

2. Support the social and emotional development of students

2.1 Identify the stages of social and emotional development required for each phase of development in the current curriculum

2.2 Use appropriate strategies, materials and resources to support social and emotional development

2.3 Report concerns about a child’s social and/or emotional development to the teacher in accordance to the school/centre policy and procedures

3. Support the cognitive and language development of students

3.1 Identify the stages of cognitive and language development required for each phase of development in the current curriculum

3.2 Use appropriate strategies, materials and resources to support cognitive and language development

3.3 Report concerns about a child’s cognitive and/or language development to the teacher according to school/centre procedures

4. Contribute to the inclusion of all students in the classroom and community

4.1 Encourage students to recognise and affirm differences in personal learning styles and abilities according to established guidelines

4.2 Liaise effectively with the teacher or other appropriate person concerning special requirements for an individual student

4.3 Assist students from culturally or linguistically diverse backgrounds in orientating themselves to formal and informal school/centre structures

4.4 Implement language programs for students from linguistically diverse backgrounds

4.5 Identify various approaches to study and learning by culturally diverse students and those with different abilities