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Archive for the 'Good ideas' Category

AISnsw Student Wellbeing News Issue 20

Posted on November 22nd, 2016 · Posted in Good ideas, Newsletters

Student Wellbeing News provides resources, updates and current evidence-based research on contemporary issues concerning the health and wellbeing of children and young people. Download the pdf by clicking on the.. read more

Ten Keys to Happier Living: Review

Posted on September 16th, 2016 · Posted in Book Reviews, Good ideas

by Vanessa King (2016) Headline Books. Reviewed by Sue Roffey I bought my grown kids copies of Sonja Lyubormirsky’s The How of Happiness, and now I am going to have.. read more

15 strategies to stop cyberbullying

Posted on July 3rd, 2016 · Posted in Articles, Good ideas

This article has many thoughtful and valuable ideas to enhance student safety on-line: bit.ly/29nLzV0

Can you teach people to have empathy?

Posted on December 18th, 2015 · Posted in Articles, Good ideas

This article is about how to develop empathy – at this time of year particularly relevant – it involves conversations with strangers! bbc.in/1Oysxmp

Moving to happier healthier schools

Posted on April 28th, 2015 · Posted in Articles, Good ideas, Good Practice

Article on physical health and wellbeing by WBA Director Helen Street reprinted with permission from Teachers Matter magazine: Moving to healthier happier schools (1MB pdf)

Building resiliency in young people

Posted on March 10th, 2015 · Posted in Good ideas, Links

Great resource for schools from Reach Out: bit.ly/1wPkHCt

Professional Resilience for early years educators

Posted on January 26th, 2015 · Posted in Good ideas, TW Action

Some great ideas from Kidsmatter about Professional Resilience for early years educators: kidsmatter.edu.au/early-childhood/blog/professional-resilience

There’s Life After Year 12 Exams

Posted on October 8th, 2014 · Posted in Good ideas, Links, Materials & Programs, SV Action, SV Info

Know there is life after exams – whatever the outcomes!  They are not the be all and end all! 220,000 young Australians are about to go through one of the.. read more

Wheel of Wellbeing

Posted on August 25th, 2014 · Posted in Good ideas, Materials & Programs

Matt Smith writes “Have you seen this ‘Wheel of Wellbeing’ (and accompanying video)? It’s a brilliant model. http://www.wheelofwellbeing.org/ While more global in nature, it has relevance and synergy with wellbeing.. read more

Principal for a day

Posted on May 13th, 2014 · Posted in Good ideas, Links, SV Action

What a great idea to promote Student Voice – being a Principal for a day – more info here: http://www.sp4d.edu.au/