Principal's Blog

Parenting through the HSC

Thursday 16 March, 2017

The best path between two points is not always the most direct one. The journey can be curly, bumpy, disrupted …

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The power of one-on-one coaching conversations

Thursday 16 February, 2017

Picture the following scene. Your daughter tells her mathematics teacher, “I’m really struggling with algebra.” Her teacher responds with, “I’ll …

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Learning that lasts a lifetime

Wednesday 26 October, 2016

Once upon a time, but not too long ago, learning looked like this: Compliant children sat in neat rows and …

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How to encourage healthy friendships

Thursday 13 October, 2016

Close your eyes next time you’re at Pymble, and you’ll hear what friendship sounds like. It’s belly laughs and squeals …

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How to have “The Online Talk”

Thursday 1 September, 2016

I wish I could say I was shocked to see the news about the police investigation into a pornographic website …

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How to know when your daughter needs your help

Thursday 28 July, 2016

We’ve come a long way in terms of understanding the vital role mental health plays in raising healthy, confident and …

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Digital disruption

Thursday 21 July, 2016

It’s a familiar scene played out in bedrooms around Australia. Parents bid their teenager goodnight and turn off the light …

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Every student matters

Thursday 23 June, 2016

“I believe Government support for a child’s education is one of the entitlements of citizenship. No matter how rich or …

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