What you need to know about school policies

04th December 2014

What you need to know about school policies

Sometimes it can be hard to keep up with the policies in place at your child's school, particularly if you're relying on your child for information.

Your child's options if they don't want to do Year 12

18th November 2014

Your child's options if they don't want to do Year 12

While leaving school in Year 10 may have been common practice in the past, these days more and more students are opting to make the most of some of the alternative education options available.

Exploring summer work experience opportunities

17th November 2014

Exploring summer work experience opportunities

With the summer holidays approaching, you're going to want to know how to keep the kids busy. If you have older children who are approaching the end of their time at school, a work experience stint is an option worth considering.

Exam revision tips for your child

28th October 2014

Exam revision tips for your child

If your child is currently preparing for end-of-year assessments, read on as we list some tips to help them make the most of time spent studying.

Review calls for shake-up of Australian Curriculum

13th October 2014

Review calls for shake-up of Australian Curriculum

A review of the Australian Curriculum is pushing for a 'back to basics' approach to what has been described as an overcrowded curriculum.

Top 10 educational apps for kids

06th October 2014

Top 10 educational apps for kids

Smartphones and tablets and the apps that go with them can have a reputation for being time wasters and distractions, but they aren't just for games or social networking.

A guide to apprenticeships and traineeships

18th September 2014

A guide to apprenticeships and traineeships

If your child is looking for a practical training option, an apprenticeship or traineeship may be of interest.

2014 preliminary NAPLAN results released

18th September 2014

2014 preliminary NAPLAN results released

The Australian Curriculum, Assessment and Reporting Authority (ACARA) has released the preliminary results from the 2014 National Assessment Program - Literacy and Numeracy (NAPLAN) test.

The parents' guide to senior subject choices

11th August 2014

The parents' guide to senior subject choices

If your child is preparing to enter their final years of school, read on as we answer some of the most common questions about Year 11 and 12 subject selection.

How to help your child get ready for exams

02nd July 2014

How to help your child get ready for exams

While there's no set way to provide the 'best' support base during exam time, rest assured that there are a number of ways in which you can help.

Helping your child manage study stress

02nd July 2014

Helping your child manage study stress

As students come into the second half of the school year, many parents will be wondering how they can help their Year 12 child deal with the stress and pressures of their final few months at school.

Why your child should study a language at school

16th June 2014

Why your child should study a language at school

With the federal government recently allocating funding towards improving the uptake of languages in schools, we take a look at the benefits for your child.

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