Monthly Archives: July 2020

2020
31/7

Early Learning Matters Week 2020

From 3 to 7 August, early childhood educators, parents, carers and community leaders around Australia will come together (online) to raise awareness and understanding of the importance of early learning. High-quality early education and care supports children to be confident, enthusiastic learners, building a foundation for wellbeing and achievement throughout their lives. There are lots of…

2020
29/7

Teach, Learn, Live Podcast: Episode 7

Join Tim and Jeanna, Principal at Port Dalrymple School in Tasmania’s North-East for Episode 6 of the Teach, Learn, Live podcast. Hear about what it means to be principal at a K-12 school and how the school is working with their local community to develop innovative educational opportunities for children and young people. Links: Port…

2020
29/7

Hobart City Partner Schools consultation opens

Public consultation is now open to seek community input on the model of secondary (7-12) education delivered at the Hobart City Partner Schools. A Memorandum of Understanding was signed in 2019 between Elizabeth College, New Town High School and Ogilvie High School to formalise arrangements, following the successful implementation of co-educational and complementary course offerings…

2020
22/7

Teach, Learn, Live Podcast: Episode 6

In Episode six of the Teach, Learn, Live podcast Tim is joined by Harrison and Angela, two of our Year 12 students at Elizabeth College, in Tasmania’s south. Join Tim as he chats with Harrison and Angela about how public education has helped shape their world, what it’s like to be a year 12 student…

2020
20/7

Spotlight for Frank McDonald Memorial Prize Winner

Frank McDonald Memorial Prize winner, William Scott, has had his research about indigenous WW1 hero, Alfred John Hearps, published in a book by the Tasmanian Government. The Frank MacDonald Memorial Prize is an essay-based competition for grade nine students that helps promote and preserve the meaning of the ANZAC spirit in the Tasmanian community. Prize…

2020
14/7

Spotlight on the Values – Montrose Bay High School

The ‘Spotlight on the Values’ series features interesting and diverse ways that our values are being lived in different schools, colleges, child and family centres, libraries and business units. In this edition, we feature Montrose Bay High School and how staff and students demonstrated the value of respect by providing meals to those in need.…