School’s Back!

School’s Back!

School’s baaaaack! And the Positive Education of students across the Upper Hunter is continuing! You’ll see children thriving and flourishing in these beautiful photos below that were sent in from St Josephs Merriwa, one of the schools participating in ‘BounceBack!’ –...

Trying to save young lives through education

Article from: http://www.abc.net.au. Pauline and Hilton Carrigan’s son took his own life at just 24. They’ve set up a foundation called Where There’s A Will that aims to save young lives through education and they’ve convinced the whole Upper...
Bounceback! Programme

Bounceback! Programme

We have got six primary schools – St Marys Scone, Belltrees Public, Aberdeen Public, Scone Public, St James Muswellbrook and St Josephs Merriwa – participating in the Bounceback! Programme which is being funded by and studied by the Australian Catholic University over...
Professional Certificate of Education Positive Education

Professional Certificate of Education Positive Education

34 teachers from 18 Upper Hunter schools are in the midst of completing a Professional Certificate of Education (Positive Education) through the University of Melbourne. Senior Lecturer at the new Centre for Positive Psychology – University Melbourne Graduate...
Burn Bright Leadership Programme in Scone

Burn Bright Leadership Programme in Scone

150 students from the five Upper Hunter high schools are buzzing in their homes tonight after Where there’s a Will brought the Burn Bright Leadership programme to Scone today. Burn Bright delivers programmes that take young people from surviving to thriving by helping...