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Don't dream a dream. Just do it.

“Don’t dream a dream. Just do it”

This was said by one of the grade 5 students in the school I am currently doing my pre-service teaching placement.

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Test Prep

Aussie Friends of Treehorn

protecting school children from nasty excesses of the greedy and misguided

It’s Test Prep Time

Aussie kids should be sweating it out now. 111 more words

NAPLAN

Opting Out? ACARA details

Aussie Friends of Treehorn

protecting school children from nasty excesses of the greedy and misguided

NAPLAN DIRECTIONS

They need our serious consideration

What are trying to do to our kids? 907 more words

Australia

I Don't Love You More

4/22

When I got my ACT results the first time, I sort of knew that I was going to take it again. I had gone in basically blind, with maybe a few test-taking techniques stored in my brain from a 2-day prep session I went to a few weeks prior. 628 more words

For You, Or For Them?

“And a little child shall lead them…”
Day after day, I hear countless adults complain about the plight of our children. I hear how our kids need to “get their act together”, how spoiled they are, and how they are missing the point of what they are supposed to be doing in school and in life in general.  933 more words

Articles

Accountability

Aussie Friends of Treehorn

encouraging adults to think sensitively, to care for kids, to make wise choices….with their hearts

in gear, their pens active and their votes available . 1,135 more words

Australia

Cowards' Way

Aussie Friends of Treehorn

The Cowardly Way

The NAPLAN way

Read it more carefully this time and give it to as many Mums and Dads as you possibly can… 1,629 more words

Australia