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School Vacation: A Welcome Break from the Tedious Tasks

By: Cheryl Maguire

School vacations always cause me to panic.  How will my children deal with their newfound endless hours of freedom? Will they be bored? 581 more words

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Teacher Tip: Begin with the End in Mind

Since we all come to education through the heart and vision of serving others, we sometimes fail to see the “end” of each year coming. So as the second semester is getting underway, get yourself a bright-colored folder and write “End of Year” on it. 209 more words


By Vita Forest

It is the end of the calendar year, and in Australia, the end of the school year too.  The last week or so has been filled with lots of “special” and “fun” events.  363 more words


This week

By Vita Forest

This week I have been

READING The Art of Travel by Alain de Botton

WRITING Overheard… In the playground

WATCHING Rosalie Lum at a preview with Lucy. 75 more words

Simple Pleasures

The end of the first Big School year.

As we languish by our holiday pool five weeks into the long school summer holidays, I catch myself marvelling how it was almost a year ago since Husband and I waved off #1 and 2 onto the school bus for their first day at Big School. 1,013 more words


Mind 'crammed' fulness

I’m dragging myself and my boys through the last few days of term. I think dragging is a good term because that’s what it feels like. 396 more words

Beginnings and Endings...

For those of you who have been toiling in the vineyard all year, and for everyone else, too…..some thoughts to ponder.

This is the end of another year of teaching… 175 more words