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Leaders – born, then made and paid?

With low numbers of applicants for school leadership positions, Malcolm Elliott, President of the Australian Primary Principals Association (APPA), sheds light on why many educators may be holding back from taking this next step.

As you read this brief article, I hope you find something to assist you in your work – especially if you are in a leadership role, formal or informal, in an education setting. Read more

School design and architecture

School design: The bigger picture

According to architect Sam Crawford, when it comes to school design, schools should think of their campuses as miniature cities and adopt the same level of detailed planning that goes into the design of our great urban spaces.

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Playrope school playgrounds research is key

Planning a school playground: Research is key

Planning a school playground is an important task that’s likely to bring many questions along the way. According to playground designers and consultants, PlayRope, it’s important to do your research and surround yourself with the right team of experts for guidance.

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Sherpa Kids Hurstville OSHC

Sherpa Kids: A sense of community

Offering their out of school hours care services to 11 primary schools throughout NSW, Sherpa Kids’ franchisees William and Sophia Wong have been recognised for their contribution to the small regional community of Uralla.

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Exercise and academic performance

Being physically active is important for a child’s physical, mental and social development. Playground designers and consultants, Playrope, discuss the links between exercise and academic performance.

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