Archive for posts tagged with 'learning'

There’s more to schooling than you think

Parenting

There’s more to schooling than you think

Schooling is about much more than just teaching – it consists of academic challenges, learning opportunities and persona…

St Margaret’s Open Day

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St Margaret’s Open Day

St Margaret's Anglican Girls School will hold an interactive Open Day on Saturday 5 March, giving visitors the rare…

Ask the students at St Margaret’s Open Day

Parenting

Ask the students at St Margaret’s Open Day

It’s safe to say that all parents want their children to go to a great school and get a good education, but how do you…

Toddler Time at Fairfield Library

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Toddler Time at Fairfield Library

The Fairfield Library is home to Toddler Time ever Wednesday from 10-10:30am. Looking for an activity suitable for you…

Brain buster – Queensland student wins neuroscience competition

Brisbane Extra

Brain buster – Queensland student wins neuroscience competition

Somerville House Year 11 student Eva Wang has won the final of the 2013 Australian Brain Bee Challenge in Adelaide.…

New school? Be prepared

Brisbane Extra

New school? Be prepared

Sending your child to a new school can be a little daunting for you and them. Find out how can prepare for a new…

Global Food Forum for Queensland students

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Global Food Forum for Queensland students

Students in Queensland will benefit from the state’s first Global Food Forum in February. The Queensland first event…

Year of achievement in education

City Talk

Year of achievement in education

Education institutions are on school holidays from today and the government says it has been a successful end to a…

Education federal funding has been welcomed

City Talk

Education federal funding has been welcomed

Federal Education boost for Queensland Federal education funding has been welcomed by Premier Campbell Newman. The…

School maintenance – Clearing the backlog

Brisbane's Voice

School maintenance – Clearing the backlog

We want our schools to be the best possible learning environment for our kids and that’s why we are getting on with…

Brain training programs for kids

Parenting

Brain training programs for kids

It’s no surprise that many Queensland parents are looking outside the school system to give their kids a better…

Help your child become a good learner

Parenting

A guide to help children thrive in their early school years

Educational psychologist Dr John Irvine and teacher John Stewart have written a practical guide to help children…