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Connect 223 – supporting student participation

Posted on February 8th, 2017 · Posted in Newsletters, Student Voice

Welcome to the 2017 school year. To kick you off on the right note, here is your copy of the new issue of Connect – the magazine supporting student participation.. read more

Connect 221 – October 2016

Posted on October 16th, 2016 · Posted in Journals, Student Voice

The new issue of Connect – the magazine supporting student participation – for October 2016: issue 221 – can be accessed at: research.acer.edu.au/connect/vol2016/iss221 The Table of Contents of this issue.. read more

Young Minds Matter – overview of survey results

Posted on September 14th, 2016 · Posted in Research, SV Info

bit.ly/2cMITND links to a digital Flipbook which provides an overview of the main results from Young Minds Matter: the second Australian Child and Adolescent Survey of Mental Health and Wellbeing, conducted in.. read more

Young Canadians’ priorities for mental health

Posted on July 27th, 2016 · Posted in Research, Student Voice

The Ontario Centre of Excellence for Child and Youth Mental Health * consulted 369 youths in 17 regions of Canada. They identified these eight priorities to improve mental health services: Build.. read more

Connect – supporting student participation: June 2016: #219

Posted on June 16th, 2016 · Posted in Newsletters, SV Info

This new issue can be accessed at: research.acer.edu.au/connect/vol2016/iss219 The Table of Contents of this issue can also be found at: asprinworld.com/Connect1/contents/2016.html (All the previous issues … over 36 years of them now … can.. read more

The NEST Action Agenda …

Posted on June 4th, 2016 · Posted in Materials & Programs, SWAN

… to promote the Wellbeing of Children and Young People in Australia.  Latest news from ARACY: aracy.org.au/projects/the-nest

How schools avoid enrolling children with disabilities

Posted on February 2nd, 2016 · Posted in Articles, TD Info

We are concerned with the wellbeing of all – including kids in difficulty.  This article in the Conversation shows how schools avoid enrolling children with disabilities. bit.ly/1ntu5YA

Racism is Destroying the Australian Dream

Posted on January 23rd, 2016 · Posted in Policy, The Disadvantaged, Videos

As we celebrate Australia Day hear Stan Grant talk what this means for Indigenous Australians. A powerful and moving speech: bit.ly/20juafP

Teacher Resilience

Posted on November 16th, 2015 · Posted in Articles, TW Info

An excellent article by Angela Vance and colleagues on the importance of teacher resilience: Teaching teacher resilience

Owning professional development for wellbeing

Posted on November 14th, 2015 · Posted in Articles, Good Practice, TW Info

Thoughtful article from Kathryn Taylor, WBA member,  published by ACEL: bit.ly/1kuVLeE