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‘Your teen is likely to lie to you’

Drug education expert Paul Dillon will present a free seminar for Independent school parents next month on teens and alcohol. Here he confronts the...

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Seminar: Teens, Parties and Alcohol: A Practical Guide to Keeping them Safe

Secure your place for this free presentation for Independent school parents by leading drug education expert Paul Dillon.

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Best of the Web: Wonder Woman’s Lessons for Children, Talking About Terrorism, and Late Night Phone Use

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

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High Stakes: The Dangers of Exposing Children to Gambling

A new study from Deakin University has uncovered a worrying impact on children exposed to poker machine gambling venues.

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Subscribe to The Parents’ Website

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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Best of the Web: the Benefits of Saying No, Social Media Harm and Getting Kids Off the Couch

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

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A Message From the eSafety Commissioner

We all have a role to play in keeping young people safe online, says eSafety Commissioner Julie Inman Grant. Watch this message she recorded...

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‘The Arts – Who Needs It?’

Sally McLean created the amazing Speaking Daggers short film for our recent Arts Learning Festival. She gave this inspiring address to the Annual General...

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Best of the Web

The problem of body dissatisfaction among boys, why music is good for children's brains, and the end of digital natives – our selection of...