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A University of Melbourne expert on why adolescents shouldn't drink, the book behind Boss Baby, and why it's okay for young children to have...

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Dark Social – What Parents Need to Know

Julie Inman Grant, Children's eSafety Commissioner, explains the world of 'hidden' social media messaging and its implications for children.

Plan Your Day at the Arts Learning Festival

With less than two weeks to go before our Arts Learning Festival, families can start planning their free, fun activities during the festival weekend....

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Keeping Safe – Parent Seminar on Travel Safety for Young People

Kate Fitzsimons lost her sister Nicole in a motorbike accident in Thailand. For the first time, parents now have the opportunity to listen to...

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The Parents’ Website of Independent Schools Victoria aims to provide relevant, up-to-date information for the parents of the more than 132,000 students in over...

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New research shows that 'digital natives' don't prefer screens for reading, the case for gender neutral school uniforms, and how dogs can help struggling...

Hear Hazel Edwards Speak on Creativity

Book your seat to hear acclaimed author Hazel Edwards deliver a keynote address as part of our Arts Learning Festival.

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How 30 Million Words Can Fuel Your Child’s Brain

The language environment of a young child can have a profound impact on development.

Fiji Book Drive Making a Difference

Fiona Luth reports on the moving impact of her special cause.