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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
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Best of the Web

The Case for Girls' Schools, What Teens Need Most from Their Parents, and Why Kids Need to be Bored. A selection of thought-provoking and...

/ 19 August 2016
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Getting School Refusers Back to School

A ground-breaking intervention program is working with families and schools to get children learning again.

/ 19 August 2016
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Online Abusive Behaviour against Girls Requires Community Response

Independent Schools Victoria (ISV) Chief Executive, Michelle Green, says that a predatory internet site exposes the need for a community-wide response to abusive attitudes...

/ 17 August 2016
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Pornography: the Discussion Parents Need to have with their Children

Open, honest conversations with young people are the key to dealing with an emerging public health crisis, says expert Hugh Martin.

/ 15 August 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...

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Creating Creativity

Ahead of the Arts Learning Festival in May 2017, Our Annual Student Art Exhibition Opens

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The Meaning of Courage

The Parents’ Website aims to share the best from Independent school communities. Here, Philip Grutzner, Principal of Carey Baptist Grammar School, writes about courage...

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Best of the Web

A selection of thought-provoking and useful articles from around the web on educating and raising children.