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The Death Of Privacy

Posted on by Shridevi

When schools ask me to chat to parents, one of the things I often cover with them is … Read More »

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Should We Tell Kids Things Don’t Always End “Happy Ever After?”

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Lets face it, watching the evening news bulletin rarely makes for cheery viewing, but in the last few … Read More »

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NSW teachers $2000 out of pocket on school resources

Posted on by Dr Ramesh Manocha

Teachers in NSW public schools spent almost $1900 each from their own pockets to pay for school essentials … Read More »

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Is School Discipline A Breach Of Human Rights?

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According to this article, 85% of Australian teachers send naughty students to the ‘Naughty Corner’, give them Timeout … Read More »

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Don’t Be A ByStander!

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Last week I wrote of my personal experience of being bullied for years at school. The feedback I received … Read More »

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Racism rife in schools, finds study

Posted on by Dr Ramesh Manocha

Four out of five children born in non-English-speaking countries have experienced racism in school at least once a … Read More »

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Help With Teen Alcohol Use

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Last week an article on the Generation Next Blog discussed how schools are struggling to deal with the … Read More »

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More On Positive Psychology

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I’ve never received such a response to a Generation Next article like the one I received to last … Read More »

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PISA Panic

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PISA panic and politics could really damage our schools. In the aftermath of the OECD releasing the 2012 results … Read More »

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The Tightrope between Primary and High School – Scary or Successful?

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It’s about this time of year when Yr 6 students start thinking about high school next year. By … Read More »

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