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Navigating the Expanding Universe of Education: Purpose, Pedagogy and Possibilities (and a few challenges)

  The visit to All Saints’ College (ASC) this week of Educational Disrupter and visionary, Professor Yong Zhao, was both challenging and illuminating. His provocations and suggestions illuminated the synergies between our most recent visitor,…

Service Learning – using our head, hearts and hands to make a difference

As more organisations and educational institutions look to introduce giving or options to support charitable causes, Acting Head of Service Learning, Natasha Saunders, looks at how All Saints’ College is integrating this form of activity…

How to foster future innovators at home and school

  Is it possible to teach innovation, or is it just an innate skill we are born with? Laura Strentz, the Head of Propeller Enterprises, – All Saints’ College’s new hub for innovation and entrepreneurship…

What we can do to promote women’s sport

We all know the many benefits of exercise for girls and boys. The Women’s Sports Foundation recently reported that girls who play sports are more likely to have better grades and better psychological wellbeing, and…

5 Myths About Studying: How to Study Better

“Make sure you study for your test, tonight!” As parents, teachers, and students, we have all either barked this command at our young charges, or heard it barked at us at some stage. But how…

5 Key Problem Solving Skills For Your Children

    You were relieved when your child said they were looking forward to returning to school after the holidays. However everyday bliss is not always forthcoming, whether it is day 1, week 1 or…