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The Moment, by Archer Tatham-Thompson

The Short Story Competition run as part of our Arts Learning Festival showcased the creative talents of Victorian students. We’ve asked winners to record...

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Andrew Fuller: Reigniting your Teenager’s Motivation

Is your teenager in a winter slump? Study routines ditched? Leading clinical psychologist and author Andrew Fuller offers some practical advice on firing up...

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Are you Putting your Child Off Reading?

Choosing books for your child? Forcing them to read? New research reveals the things that are turning children off reading.

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Best of the Web: Should you Push your Child to do Better, Why Music Makes Stronger Students, Getting Siblings to Work it Out, and more

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

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The Magic of Myths

A detour on the way to a city burger restaurant led to Diane Bourke's grandsons enthusiastically discovering Greek mythology - action-packed stories with real-life...

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Brewing up New Horizons: the Benefits of Short Courses for Teenagers

From finding a new hobby to discovering a job, careers expert Helen Green explains the many benefits of teenagers embarking on short courses.

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Helping Kids When they Need it Most

Casey Grammar students give up their school holidays to help pack backpacks of essential items for kids going into foster care. Find out more...

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The Dragon’s Gift, by Elise Orme

The Short Story Competition run as part of our Arts Learning Festival showcased the creative talents of Victorian students. We’ve asked winners to record...