Category: News

Geelong College wins prestigious early learning award

The Victorian Early Childhood Awards judges have recognised Geelong College, which took part in ISV's 'Thinker in Residence' Reggio Emilia program.

/ 9 December 2019

How to choose a tertiary course – for the right reasons

After the hard slog of VCE, it's time to choose a course. Careers expert Helen Green gives advice on how to make the right...

/ 6 December 2019
Best of the web: blue and white illustration shows technology icons coming out of a computer screen

Best of the Web: Our teens among the world’s least active, smart guide to choosing tech gifts for kids, TED-ED’s videos for family road trips, and more…

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

/ 6 December 2019
The Parents' Website | Girl reading to a story dog

The Woof Factor: How story dogs are helping young readers

They're good listeners, attentive and don't judge. Find out how dogs are helping young students with reading - and much more.

/ 22 November 2019
The Parents' Website | Image of a girl travelling in Germany

Should I take a gap year? Here’s what to consider

After 12 years of study, a gap year can be just what many students need. Careers expert Helen Green discusses the things you need...

/ 22 November 2019

Winning words: Children’s Book of the Year Awards

Speech Pathology Australia has just announced the winners in its annual Children's Book of the Year Awards. Read what the judges said.

/ 22 November 2019
Best of the web: blue and white illustration shows technology icons coming out of a computer screen

Best of the Web: Let kids learn through play, Four Corners on ‘digi kids’, Big Bird interview as Sesame Street turns 50, and more

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

/ 22 November 2019
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/ 21 November 2019
The Parents' Website | Image of two teenage girls drinking

Andrew Fuller: 10 reasons why your teen shouldn’t drink

Leading clinical psychologist Andrew Fuller makes the case why parents should take a clear and strong stand against their teenager drinking - and gives...

/ 8 November 2019