News

NEWS: New Baringa Football Club kicks off with free clinic

The new Baringa Football Club at Aura introduces the international sport to kids with a free clinic.

Books

NEWS: Children creating children’s books

Wombat Books is running two challenges for Aussie kids to inspire their author and illustrator creativity.

Preschool

BOOKS: 14 great books for kids to curl with up this winter

When the temperatures drop, there’s nothing better than curling up with a good book. Here's some great books for kids (and you!) to curl up with this winter.

Noticeboard

NOTICEBOARD: Ascot State School - putting the A in STEAM

Ascot State School has put the A in STEAM this week, celebrating ART WEEK with a range of creative workshops.

Parenting Files

PARENTING: Imagination – should we set boundaries?

Does your child have a vivid imagination that lands them in ‘trouble’?

Education

EDUCATION: The FOUR Cs. Creativity in the 21st century classroom

What is the best education approach to prepare our kids for the modern world?

Education

EDUCATION: A Glasser Quality School 
in Sunshine Beach

For over 24 years, Sunshine Beach State School has used William Glasser’s Choice Theory as the psychological base in their classroom. We chat to Principal Jenny Easey to find out more.

Education

EDUCATION: The importance of the imagination and creativity

Creativity and imagination are as important as ABC. So how do we cultivate creativity in our little ones?

Education

EDUCATION: Developing a 
growth mindset

'Growth mindset’ is a phrase increasingly being used at schools. 
But WHAT is it, and WHY is it so important?

Education

EDUCATION: Teacher shares powerful message before NAPLAN

A Year 5 teacher on the Gold Coast has touched the hearts of parents with this powerful message before NAPLAN testing starts tomorrow. This message is so important for both parents and children to...

Parenting Files

PARENTING: When small things become too big – tips to build your child’s resilience

Want your child to be more courageous? To bounce back from stress? Here's how to build your child's resilience.

Primary

EDUCATION: Top tips to help your child through NAPLAN

Is your child sitting NAPLAN next week? Here's some top tips to help them through!