Strategies for students with ADHD

In this course you will

  • Learn about ADHD as a condition
  • Develop proactive classroom management techniques
  • Minimise disruption and maximise engagement


Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder is a condition that can have serious implications on your class and our ability to deliver effective lessons.

Join Hilary Nunns as she gives you the strategies to proactively address instances of a student in your class with ADHD to the benefit of these students and others.

Addressed Standards

Australian Professional Standards for Teachers: 1.5 and 4.1

This course contributes to 3 professional development hours.

Strategies for students with ADHD may be logged as 2 hours of NESA Elective PD. Suggested descriptors: 1.5.2, 4.1.2

4.5 star average rating
(Based off 705 reviews)

“This course was practical and scientific. Evidence based actions for teaching students of diverse learning impairments. Well done!” Teacher in TAS

“The strategies provided to help assist ADHD students were great. I also really enjoyed the explanation of the physical brain and how it is different for students with ADHD – little dopamine.” – Teacher in QLD

“Really good that explanations were given for brain activity, behavioural changes, medications and their effect. A comprehensive course that covered all areas. This will make me a better teacher.”Teacher in NSW

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