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What kind of career activities can Year 9 students be doing?

What kind of career activities can Year 9 students be doing?

Year 9 can be a pivotal school year, and there are a number of career activities that can be beneficial for your child.

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What kinds of work skills does my child need?

What kinds of work skills does my child need?

Our children need solid skills to become employable, but deciding which ones to focus on can be difficult.

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Student Stories: Taking a Year 12 subject in Year 10

Student Stories: Taking a Year 12 subject in Year 10

Victorian student Paige tells us about her experience taking a Year 12 subjects two years early.

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What is getting your ATAR really like?

What is getting your ATAR really like?

Our Student Ambassador Sean shares his ATAR experience. 

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I didn't receive an offer – what next?

I didn't receive an offer – what next?

Don't panic if you missed out on your first round offer. 

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Introducing Sean, our Student Ambassador

Introducing Sean, our Student Ambassador

A unique perspective on Year 12 from a current student.

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Is your child job-ready?

Is your child job-ready?

It's important to make sure your child is prepared for the workforce. 

 

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Should your child do an apprenticeship or traineeship?

Should your child do an apprenticeship or traineeship?

Apprenticeships and traineeships are available in more than 500 occupations in Australia. They span everything from traditional trades to a diverse range of established and emerging industries.
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The facts about cut-off scores and university entry

The facts about cut-off scores and university entry

As a parent, there's a lot to take in when your child starts Year 12. One of the main sources of concern is your child's final marks (ATAR).

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Exploring summer work experience opportunities

Exploring summer work experience opportunities

With the summer holidays approaching, you're going to want to know how to keep the kids busy. If you have older children who are approaching the end of their time at school, a work experience stint is an option worth considering.
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Your child's options if they don't want to do Year 12

Your child's options if they don't want to do Year 12

While leaving school in Year 10 may have been common practice in the past, these days more and more students are opting to make the most of some of the alternative education options available.
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Assisting your child with university course preferences

Assisting your child with university course preferences

As a parent, you play a vital role in supporting your child and helping them through the course preference period.

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Sampling tertiary study during the high school years

Sampling tertiary study during the high school years

If your child is in their last few years of school, you may not be aware that they can sample tertiary study before they graduate.

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Five ways to keep your child busy over the holidays

Five ways to keep your child busy over the holidays

Keeping your kids busy over the holidays can be a challenge. Luckily, our five tips can help.
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Tips for career planning with your child

Tips for career planning with your child

As a parent, you play a vital role in helping your child sift through their career options. Read on for a few tips to help you approach the careers conversation.

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