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Virtual excursions for the whole family

Virtual excursions for the whole family

Here are some virtual interactive tours that can help stop the COVID-boredom.

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The best online resources for primary-school children

The best online resources for primary-school children

With education in 2020 meandering towards online programs and courses, it can be difficult for parents to locate appropriate websites for their

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5 educational podcasts for primary kids

5 educational podcasts for primary kids

Here are some of our favourite educational podcasts for kids.

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Student Stories: 5 tips for surviving Year 10

Student Stories: 5 tips for surviving Year 10

Having got through relatively unscathed, here are my top tips for surviving (and thriving) in Year 10.

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Does homework still make sense?

Does homework still make sense?

Some experts insist that it simply stresses students and their families, but others believe homework that is relevant, age-appropriate and engaging can instil good habits and enhance learning.

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6 great educational apps for early learning

6 great educational apps for early learning

Technology has revolutionised the way children are learning and how teachers are teaching. Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) schemes are a regular fixture in Australian schools, allowing students to use smartphones, laptops and tablets in the classroom.

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What's happening in schools around Tasmania

What's happening in schools around Tasmania

With Term 3 coming to an end, we wanted to look back at some of the exciting things happening in Australian schools — this time, in Tassie. 

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DIY Halloween costume ideas for kids

DIY Halloween costume ideas for kids

Make your child's Halloween with these easy-to-assemble costumes!

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Sacré Cœur STEAM project

Sacré Cœur STEAM project

The focus is on preparing students for a future of 'unknown unknowns'.

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Should schools embrace wellness at work?

Should schools embrace wellness at work?

We all know teaching can be a stressful profession. 

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Social media guide for parents in 2014

Social media guide for parents in 2014

It's no secret that social media is a popular way for people to communicate - but for parents, it can be hard to keep up with all the latest developments.

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Are single-sex schools better than coeducational schools?

Are single-sex schools better than coeducational schools?

While the vast majority of Australian schools are coeducational, single-sex schooling is a popular choice for many families. We present some of the latest news on gendered schooling in Australia.
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21st century learning for girls

21st century learning for girls

What is innovative learning? What's the difference between the 20th and 21st century learning style? In 2015, we as teachers and parents need to understand, acknowledge and act on the different ways in which today's kids learn.
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Five social media safety tips for parents

Five social media safety tips for parents

Although social media certainly has many benefits, it is natural to be concerned that your child may run into trouble or have a negative experience online.

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