Category: News

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Best of the Web: Help Your Child Deal with Social Exclusion, Support Teens to Make Better Decisions, and Good Parenting Produces Olympians

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

/ 23 February 2018
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/ 23 February 2018
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Dack Up for Tracky Dack Day

We're spreading the word about Tracky Dack Day, a fun fundraiser for schools to help sick kids and their families.

/ 22 February 2018
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Stay Calm and Carry On. How Parents can Help VCE students

Andrew Fuller's tips for parents supporting their VCE student has been one of our most popular posts. Here we republish the article.

/ 20 February 2018
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My Child is a Cyberbully – What can I do?

All children are capable of bullying - what do you do if you discover your child is a cyberbully? Hannah Thomas and James Graham...

/ 9 February 2018
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Best of the Web: the Batman Effect on Kids, Fighting Against Tech, Volunteering and Teens, and Don’t Ban Fairy Tales

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

/ 9 February 2018
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Maths Hero: the Sensational Eddie Woo

Australia's 2018 Local Hero Eddie Woo takes his classroom to the masses through the internet. Read his inspirational story.

/ 6 February 2018
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Why Parents and Teachers Need to Be Brave

In an era of helicopter parents, we need to allow children the freedom to look after themselves, writes Timothy Berryman.

/ 6 February 2018
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Winning the Reading Game

Educator Michael Panckridge started writing sports-themed books to help reluctant young readers. That was 40 books ago. Read his story - and his five...

/ 25 January 2018