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The Gift of Education

As part of a continuing series, The Parents' Website celebrates the great community work by Independent school students and staff.

/ 16 September 2016
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Learning on your Feet

How 'active education' is producing healthier students - and bringing families together.

/ 16 September 2016
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How to Study and Increase your Marks

Andrew Fuller provides advice on the best ways to study.

/ 16 September 2016
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Best of the Web

Asking your children the same three questions every night, de-stressing teens, exercise and academic results, and protests over uniforms – selection of thought-provoking and...

/ 16 September 2016
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The new-look Parents’ Website of Independent Schools Victoria has been up and running now for several months, and we have been gratified by the...

/ 15 September 2016
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How to Prepare for Tests and Exams

As the exam season approaches, Andrew Fuller offers great tips for surviving and thriving.

/ 2 September 2016
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Best of the Web

Improving NAPLAN results by teaching children philosophy, boys doing better with more sleep and the importance of play. A selection of thought-provoking and useful...

/ 2 September 2016
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Growing the Service Tree

As part of a continuing series, The Parents' Website celebrates the great community work by Independent school students and staff.

/ 2 September 2016
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Letter to My Teenage Self

Prominent Australians have contributed to an inspiring book by 15-year-old Grace Halphen from Wesley College.

/ 29 August 2016