Category: Features

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Ten Hints for Creating Resilient Families

By Andrew Fuller Resilience is the happy knack of being able to bungy jump through life. When the inevitable pitfalls and setbacks of life...

Getting Involved: Parents Making a Difference

As he stood before the gathering of parents, the father’s emotion was felt by all in the room. He had a personal story to...

Welcome to The Parents’ Website of Independent Schools Victoria

By Michelle Green, Chief Executive, Independent Schools Victoria Welcome to The Parents’ Website of Independent Schools Victoria (ISV). In keeping with the refreshed design...

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Stay Calm and Carry On. How Parents can Help VCE students

By Andrew Fuller When you have a teenager completing the senior years of school, everyone in the family is doing Year 11 or Year...

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Alarm Bells Ring as Children Miss Out on Basic Skills

Modern lifestyles are causing children to miss out on basic movement skills that could affect their lifetime health.

Keeping our Schools Fire Ready – What you Need to Know

The start of school is marked by excitement and anticipation of the challenges in the year ahead. Invariably, high temperatures are the backdrop to...

High Expectations – Motivation or Pressure

As educators, we all want to give our young people the best start in life. Naturally, we have high expectations of them and what...

/ 29 October 2015