Category Archives: Family

Feeling mixed emotions on ANZAC Day.

This recently discovered photos of Aussies in the trenches in World War 1 brings another special memory to ANZAC Day celebrations this year in Melbourne. I’ve just finished watching the ANZAC Day parade here in Melbourne and how the next … Continue reading

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Cyber Safety – a bigger issue in homes than in schools?

At the start of the school year I’m¬†teaching a series of workshops on cyber safety for students from Years 3 – 6 . These workshops coincide with the distribution the annual student Internet Agreement that parents and students sign. Part … Continue reading

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Teenagers in primary school – challenges on engagement and connectedness.

I have just finished sending in my last assignment for this semester [Masters Course] and with some relief I am now able to get some of my life back and amongest other things write a bit more on my blog. … Continue reading

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Mitchell at the Red Centre

Mitchell, my son has just returned from 13 days in the the Northern Territory and South Australia¬†exploring the red centre of this vast continent. He has been to places I haven’t and has a set of experiences that will last … Continue reading

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