Tag Archives: Students

Jihad Dib on school transformation (TEDx talk)

This TEDx talk by Jihad Dib, the Principal at Punchbowl Boys High, captures the essence of strengths-based practice and highlights the importance of community engagement. In the school of around 450 students, 65% of the students come from the bottom … Continue reading

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Irony – Denying parents information about school ethics classes

Once again NSW ethics classes (Special Education in Ethics – SEE) are under attack. The NSW government is apparently considering removing any reference to ethics classes as an alternative to scripture classes (Special Religious Education – SRE) from school enrolment … Continue reading

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