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Logging on to Relaxation

Gamifying wellbeing is part of a new program that's helping students to de-stress and maintain focus.

The Parents' Website | Students from Strathcona ban plastic straws

Students go Green by Lobbying Principal to Ban Plastic Straws

Plastic straws are now banned at the Strathcona Baptist Girls Grammar School canteen, thanks to the efforts of a group of primary students. Find...

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Best of the Web: Dads Breaking Down Gender Stereotypes, Hard Work doesn’t Always Pay Off, and Navigating Parent-Teacher Interviews, and more

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

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Twilight Seminar: the Impact of Online Gaming and Social Media on Young People

A twilight seminar for parents, carers and educators will provide strategies and tips to help young people who might become addicted to online gaming...

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School Bags Full of Hope

Students from Al Siraat College are helping poor and disadvantaged children overseas. Read about their work in the latest of our Community Connections posts.

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Tracky Dack Day: a Fashion Statement to Support Sick Kids

Students can turn a casual clothes day into Tracky Dack Day, and make a real difference to the lives of sick kids and their...

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Best of the Web: Screen Time has Little Impact on Teens, Teach Kids Critical Thinking, and Harmful Anti-Bullying Programs

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

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Talking about Respect

A new resource for parents, carers and educators aims to instil and nurture respect in our children. Eileen Berry explains.

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Best of the Web: Mental Health Concerns over VCE, Our Teenagers the Hope of the World, and Treating Parents for their Child’s Anxiety

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