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PEACE Pack pushes back against bullies

SA’s PEACE Pack program continues to keep a lid on bullying by teaching coping or resilience skills to build wellbeing of primary and secondary students.
   The South Australian Bullying Prevention Strategy was developed by a number of school-based pilot projects, a series of public engagement activities including a conference, YourSAy survey, workshops and roundtables involving more than 900 experts, educators, professionals, parents, children and young people. 
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13 Mar 2019 | National
Chance to win a LEGO replica of your school News Image

When kids play with LEGO they’re creating, designing and engineering and the latest LEGOLAND Discovery Centre competition is encouraging that tradition.
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12 Mar 2019 | Sydney
Cino Aust film breaks down barriers News Image

In a progressive piece of cultural exchange students from the top academic primary school in Shandong Province, Shouguang Century School, China, came to Paddington to practice English and make films. Read More

12 Mar 2019
Ambisie encourages students to chase dreams News Image

We all have those ‘what am I doing with my life moments’, it’s common and not that pleasant but three Melbourne social impact entrepreneurs are seeking to do something to encourage people to avoid that 'what if' angst. Read More

7 Mar 2019 | Victoria
Premiers’ Reading Challenge 2019 News Image

Now in its 15th year, the Victorian Premiers’ Reading Challenge continues to help instill a love of reading for life. Last year almost 4 million books were read during the challenge. Read More

7 Mar 2019
How to assess students like astronauts News Image

When NASA wants to uncover how their astronauts learn best so they can tailor and optimise their learning they turn to Mindprint, it's now available for students. Read More

7 Mar 2019 | Melbourne
Adrian Farrer new Trinity Headmaster News Image

Trinity Grammar School, Kew (Vic) has announced that Adrian Farrer will be the school’s 12th Headmaster from January 2020, he is currently Principal at Cathedral College Wangaratta. Read More

5 Mar 2019 | NSW
Central Coast Primary school students managing personal PR News Image

A public relations course which ran at a Central Coast Primary showed students how to optimise their online profile and create a clean digital footprint.
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28 Feb 2019 | National
Wellbeing course has 99% success rate News Image

The Staff Wellbeing Toolkit from NESLI is something that actually works to boost happiness in educators. The impact report found that 98% of the participants reported an increase in their wellbeing. Read More

28 Feb 2019 | International
Australian Christian College Principal spending a day walking in the shoes of a student News Image

The international Shadow a Student Challenge invited principals and teachers from around the world to spend a day shadowing the movements of a school student. Read More

21 Feb 2019 | Melbourne
Scholarship for exceptional Year 12 students who face financial barriers News Image

The University of Melbourne’s new Hansen Scholarship Program to help talented, determined students achieve their ambitions, regardless of social or economic barriers is the result of a generous $30 million gift. Read More

21 Feb 2019 | Melbourne
Class Clowns National Grand Final News Image

Class clowns finally get the chance to bring their underappreciated talent to the big stage with Melbourne International Comedy Festival having scouted Australia for the funniest secondary schoolers. Read More

18 Feb 2019 | Melbourne
Ivanhoe university campus at Latrobe commences News Image

Ivanhoe Grammar School has opened its  University Campus for Year 9 at La Trobe University. It offers a year-long program designed to expose students to the self sufficiency of university life. Read More