Providing Highly Valuable Assessment and Feedback as a relief Teacher

In this course you will learn

  • Best practice assessment techniques for relief teachers
  • Common signs to look for as markers of understanding
  • How to improve your capabilities around feedback collection and distribution


Assessment and feedback are the backbone of ensuring student improvement. It can however be difficult to analyse and correct within the short time frames that relief teachers have to work to.

In this course learn formative and summative assessment techniques that you can implement in a relief teaching setting.

Increasing your ability to give accurate feedback will improve student outcomes, assist and impress the full time teacher you are replacing and allow you to truly continue and progress a child’s education in your role as relief teacher.

Join us and share your thoughts and ideas on feedback and assessment strategies that have work and do work for you.


Addressed Standards

Australian Professional Standards for Teachers:  3.6, 5.1, 5.4, & 5.5

This course contributes to 2 professional development hours.

Completing Providing Highly Valuable Assessment and Feedback as a relief Teacher before 31 July 2021 under NESA’s interim arrangements will contribute 2 hours of NSW Education Standards Authority (NESA) Accredited PD in the priority area of Delivery and Assessment of NSW Curriculum addressing standard descriptors 3.6.2, 5.1.2, 5.4.2, 5.5.2 from the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers towards maintaining Proficient Teacher Accreditation in NSW. 

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“Interesting and fun resources, strategies and ideas. I liked that their were tools I could download and clear explanations of strategies. The presenter was enthusiastic and engaging”Teacher in QLD

“The strategies were well explained and I feel I can go and use them straight away in the classroom. I loved the extra/optional videos and activities.” – Teacher in SA

“This was a good course. The presenter gave some great ideas of concrete tools to use in the classroom. She also explained what classroom management strategies would be needed to make them most effective.”Teacher in NSW

“Extremely practical, ideas that could be used the next day in the classroom, nice manner of presentation, tasks set were reflective, straightforward and relevant”  Teacher in NSW

The Relief Teacher Association offers over 80 hours of online PD to do at your own pace. To access the professional development on offer, simply create a ClassCover profile and upgrade to a Relief Teacher Association membership for only $99 a year. Our courses are recognised Australia wide. Learn more.

ClassCover connects relief teachers with local schools to get booked for relief teaching work or apply for full-time, part-time and contact roles in schools. By creating a ClassCover profile to access our teacher PD, you can choose whether you would like to be found by schools for relief teacher bookings, apply for jobs or simply access our PD on offer only. Learn more.