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Healthy and active at Springvale Park Special Development School

Springvale Park SDS prides itself on raising awareness and active participation in relation to all health matters. As you can see the students are enthusiastic participants in a rich variety of physical education and wellness practices that sees them working together and having fun whilst strengthening and maintaining healthy practices. 35 more words

Primary Schools

Learning to learn

“All men, by nature, desire to know” these were the immortal words of Aristotle and few would argue against the truth at the root of the statement. 1,963 more words


Microlesson 3: Practical skills

Mari’s microlesson is about learning practical skills in education. In her blog I already commented on my experiences on marketing simulation:

”During my master’s studies in Birmingham in 2005-2006, we had a marketing simulation in which we had to launch new products to markets and make executive marketing decisions on product, price, place and promotion (the 4P’s) as well as budgeting. 326 more words


From The Beginning ...Part 3- Upper School

Moving from the relative safety of middle school came as a huge culture shock. Academic expectations were higher and this called for better organisation and planning. 1,877 more words

July 2015

For all the capable women out there – get a trade and you’ve got it made!

With the high demand for tradies, getting an apprenticeship can set you up for life.

There are gaping holes in New Zealand’s trade toolbox – you’ve only got to look at the… 575 more words

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How to Tie Every Tie Knot

Triangle. Over and through. Voila. 

Now you know how to tie a tie.

That wasn’t so hard, was it?


Every tie knot is triangular. Some slant off to one side. 183 more words