POSITIVE EDUCATION SCHOOLS ASSOCIATION (PESA)
PESA is the national peak body forPositive Education in Australia. Led by Simon Murray AO, PESA Chairman and CEO, Marita Hayes-Brown, PESA continue to offer their ongoing support and guidance for the team at Where there’s a Will. We extend our gratitude to PESA for their time, insights and experience that they openly share with us.
DR LEA WATERS, VISIBLE WELLBEING
Lea Water, PhD is an Australian academic, researcher, psychologist, author and speaker who specialises in positive education, parenting and organisations. Professor Waters is the creator of Visible Wellbeing and has generously developed her Visible Wellbeing Project to be delivered to 2 clusters, comprising 21 schools in total.
PROFESSOR TONI NOBLE, BOUNCEBACK!
Toni is an educator and educational psychologist with expertise in student wellbeing, positive school communities and positive psychology/positive education. She is an Adjunct Professor in the Institute for Positive Psychology and Education (IPPE) at Australian Catholic University (ACU) and is a co-author, with Helen McGrath, of many practical best selling teacher resource books including the award winning BOUNCE BACK!
Professor Toni Noble was one of the first people to offer her services and assistance to UHWTAW. Toni continues to be a huge supporter of the work in the Upper Hunter. Professor Noble led a research project with the Australian Catholic University to implement Bounce Back! In 6 Upper Hunter Primary Schools.
UNIVERSITY OF MELBOURNE – MELBOURNE GRADUATE SCHOOL OF EDUCATION (MGSE)
Where there’s a Will has partnered with the MGSE to use the Wellbeing Profiler. The Wellbeing Profiler is a measurement and reporting service that has been developed for schools to examine the wellbeing of their students from ages 10 to 25 years old. It will provide a comprehensive overview of a range of relevant issues that include but are not limited to: physical health, bullying, peer pressure together with wellbeing.
RAVENSWOOD SCHOOL FOR GIRLS – SYDNEY
Anne Johnston – Principal and Kim Bence – Deputy Principal from Ravenswood School for Girls have been unwavering in their support of Where there’s a Will. They have both attended many of our events and offered their support ongoing.
NATIONAL RUGBY LEAGUE
The NRL has supported Where there’s a Will since our very first Group 21 – WTAW Round.
COUNTRY RUGBY LEAGUE
The CRL has supported Where there’s a Will since our very first Group 21 – WTAW Round.