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/ 18 October 2017

Schools Get Ready for Fire Season

Heading into the fire season, we look at the requirements on schools deemed to be at risk from bushfires, and the need for parents...

/ 17 October 2017
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Ivy League Aspirations

What's it like when your child decides to study overseas? Paula Beaton tells of her experience.

/ 6 October 2017
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Best of the Web: Nurturing Good Writers, What Kids Think about Parental Phone Use, and Finland Excited about Victoria’s Best

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

/ 6 October 2017
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From Can’t Do to Can Do

Andrew Fuller provides some great tips for parents to help their children develop a positive approach to life.

/ 6 October 2017
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Child Safety: the 2017 Day for Daniel

This year's Day for Daniel will include Australia's biggest child safety lesson.

/ 6 October 2017

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