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PARKS with a VIEW

In Parenting & Education by Elissa Tomlins0 Comments

LET’S TALK PARKS WITH A VIEW
Spring has sprung, the days are warming up, and we live less than an hour’s drive from the most beautiful harbour in the world. So, here are a few great parks with a view of the Harbour.

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Visible Wellbeing

In Featured Article, Parenting & Education by Edwina Hunter0 Comments

Ravenswood is the first school in NSW and one of only 10 in Australia to be selected to implement a Visible Wellbeing approach to Positive Education under the guidance of Professor Lea Waters, Professor and Founding Director of the Centre for Positive Psychology, University of Melbourne.

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A LONG WAY FROM HOME

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Barker has welcomed three young ladies from Sabah in Malaysia, who are visiting the School for three weeks, to honour the lives of the three Barker old boys, who lost their lives in the appalling Sandakan Death Marches in Malaysia in 1945.

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Suburb Safari: Let’s Talk Accessible Parks

In Featured Article, Lifestyle & Getaways, Parenting & Education by Elissa Tomlins0 Comments

If there’s one thing I have learned it’s that all children love to play, but every child’s needs may be different. I am hoping that this information can help give all children the experience of adventure, achievement, imagination and excitement in their play. Our local governments should be providing play spaces suitable to children of all abilities, so I went out looking for them. I found two playgrounds – one on the North Shore in Chatswood, and one just off the North Shore in Ryde.