Schools, Sexism and Sneering Commentary

Prejudiced commentary ignores school efforts to counter sexism, writes Michelle Green, Chief Executive, Independent Schools Victoria.

/ 22 September 2017
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How to Prepare for Tests and Exams

Ahead of end-of-year exams, we republish Andrew Fuller's popular post offering tips and advice for surviving and thriving.

/ 22 September 2017
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New Friends, Forever Memories

Korowa Anglican Girls’ School sent a group of Year 10 students on the school’s first international service learning trip to Cambodia, working alongside local...

/ 22 September 2017
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iGen: How the Smartphone Has Affected an Entire Generation

The smartphone has had a profound impact on the mental health of young people, writes Professor Jean Twenge.

/ 22 September 2017
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Best of the Web: Parent Anxiety Over Starting School, Your Right to Spy On Your Kids, Tips for Better Communication

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

/ 22 September 2017
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Mind the Gap: the Benefits of a Break After Year 12

Helen Green explores the benefits of taking time away from study after the stresses of Year 12.

/ 22 September 2017
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/ 21 September 2017
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Best of the Web: Teaching Kids Dollar Smarts, Why It’s Okay to Fail, Focus on Wellbeing and Dirt is Good

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

/ 8 September 2017
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eSafety Commissioner: Is there such a Thing as ‘Safe Sexting?’

eSafety Commissioner Julie Inman-Grant discusses the practice of 'sexting' among young people, and what parents can do to protect their child.

/ 8 September 2017