Month: November 2016

Young students walking

Welcome to Secondary School: A Guide To Surviving and Thriving

Is your child starting secondary school? Andrew Fuller has some great advice for them on how to make the most of the next step...

/ 25 November 2016
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Best of the Web

More discipline in the classroom, nature schools, boys as bad readers and the impact of the Trump victory in schools – our selection of...

/ 25 November 2016
Westside Circus performs at Arts Learning Festival launch

The Arts are What It’s All About

Independent Schools Victoria this week launched its Arts Learning Festival, a celebration of the arts next May for all students, teachers, families and the...

/ 25 November 2016
Illim students with Connecting to Country mosaic

Connecting to Country

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

/ 25 November 2016
Boy working out maths problem at blackboard

Solving The Problem: Making Maths Cool

Can parents turn their children off studying maths? A new campaign is attempting to change the negative narrative.

/ 11 November 2016
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When your Children Bring you their Pain

How do you react when your child feels hurt or wronged? Lawrence J. Cohen offers some strategies for parents.

/ 11 November 2016
Blue and white artwork showing hundreds of items pouring out of top of screen

Best of the Web

Why parents should just relax, a struggling mum saved by a random act of kindness and the importance of happy schools – our selection...

/ 11 November 2016