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End Of Year Report

Have you ever been shocked or disappointed with your child’s End Of Year Report? If so, you’ll know that it’s difficult because you know you have done your bit. You’ve got them to school on time with all the books and bits and pieces they will need, fed them well, made sure they’ve done their […]

Animal School

75 years ago, the Superintendant of Public Schools in Cincinnati was a man called George Reavis. George was concerned about how schools approached the difficult task of education so he wrote a fable called: The Animal School. This is what he wrote:   “Once upon a time the animals decided they must do something heroic […]

What Is Education Today?

According to my Pocket Oxford Dictionary, to educate means, “Bring up a child: train mentally and morally: provide schooling for”. So what does education mean for us today as parents, teachers, schools and associated professionals, who work at the coalface of educating our young folk? If we listen to ‘the media’ and our politicians, we […]

FREE Trivia Questions for Kids

Aussie Kids Coach thought you might enjoy a bit of trivia. This set of 100 trivia questions for kids is aimed at in grade 5 and 6.  There are 10 questions in each of these areas: Animals Australia The World Sport Music Books Famous People The Universe Maths TV and Films Download your FREE copy […]