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Conversation with Leaders in Education- Carol Daniels

Carol Daniels believes leaders need to inspire, motivate and create growth in the people they associate with. Her teaching career started in a public secondary school in Durban, South Africa - Marianridge Secondary School and when arriving in Perth continued at Leeming Senior High School. She takes on the challenges...

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Conversations with Leaders in Education – 7:00-7:30am AWST, 16th June 2021 (Online)

David Wanstall has had a passion for Education since he started out as a teacher and worked his way to being a Principal. He is involved in the Centre of Excellence for Schools and supports Principals by showcasing school culture and teaching techniques through Ballajura Primary demonstration days. However, Ballajura...

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Purpose – Clear and Regular

At the start of the 2021 school year, I had the pleasure of standing with the Warnbro Primary School staff and reconnect with our Purpose. Their Purpose was etched into steel and mounted on a Purpose - built wall for eternity. You can’t miss them as you walk to the front...

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Make Your Values Clear

There is no confusion as to what the Values of the Ballajura Primary School Community are. They are clearly advertised on the Administration building as you enter the school grounds. Big, bright and bold. They are a reference to what is expected of everyone who associates with the school -...

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Team building via Public Speaking

Recently I had the pleasure of working with a team of PWC Consultants. Each session the participants presented a speech with a focus on a particular aspect of presenting or storytelling. These speeches and stories gave an insight into the personal world of these adventurous, talented and compassionate people. Here...

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“Are we there yet?

I remember being in the backseat of dad’s Peugeot 404 station wagon excited about arriving at the Geraldton Highway Motel. Having no concept of time, the inevitable question was asked, “Are we there yet?” To this day, children on holidays ask the same question. It is not a generational thing....

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Pilbara-Kimberley Forum 2021 – “Creating Enduring Connections”

Broome is a wonderful destination this time of the year and even better when you are sharing the experience with wonderful, positive people. People associated with the Local Government Professionals Western Australia. Luana Abbott did an amazing job organising the Pilbara-Kimberley Forum 2021 where representatives of Shires of Broome to...

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Lighten the Load

Luke uses a proven formula to "lighten the load" of stress triggers that we all carry in our backpacks.

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I don’t know whether I can do this anymore?

“I don’t know whether I can do this anymore?” This is what greeted me from a friend in need. We all go through this scenario at some time in our lives. Some more than others. The self-doubt. The overwhelming issues. The never-ending deadlines. And the problem is that there is...

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