Useful Websites

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Find everything you need to know about schools in Victoria. There is information about each stage of your child's education, from their first day at primary school to finishing secondary school and preparing for a career.

 

 

 

74 Ways for Families to become Partners in Learning



 

 

 

 

 

A range of resources and advice for parents who are looking to find out more information about bullying.

Please don't hesitate to contact the school (03) 94041548 if you have any questions or concerns.

 

 

 

 

This booklet provides handy hints and ways you can help your child develop literacy and numeracy skills. It provides practical activities for you to do with your child at home and questions you can ask your child to help them learn.

Your child’s teacher can provide further advice about how you can help support your child at home with their literacy and numeracy skills.

 

 

 

   

KidsMatter is an Australian mental health and wellbeing initiative set in primary schools and early childhood education and care services. It's unique because it brings together all the most important people in a child’s life - especially families!

Research clearly shows that children who are mentally healthy are better able to meet life’s challenges. They are also better learners and have stronger relationships.

Good mental health in childhood lays the foundations for the future, and it is never too early for families to start supporting the mental health of children. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



In addition to the KidsMatter website, they also offer a list of other resources which may be useful for professionals working with children and families. You may also like to take a look at the KidsMatter Early Childhood resources page and also the KidsMatter Early Childhood page.

 

 

 

 

 

 

FREE RESOURCES from Andrew Fuller's website.

As a clinical psychologist, Andrew Fuller works with many schools and communities in Australia and internationally, specialising in the wellbeing of young people and their families. He is a Fellow of the Department of Psychiatry and the Department of Learning and Educational Development at the University of Melbourne.

Andrew has been a principal consultant to the national drug prevention strategy REDI, the ABC on children’s television shows, is an Ambassador for Mind Matters and is a member of the National Coalition Against Bullying.


 

 

 


 

At Parentingideas they use a parenting Australia approach for child development, to help you successfully raise confident, happy and resilient kids. They have plenty of positive parenting ideas to remove the trial and error from raising children.

We often use articles from Michael Grose in our school 'Gorge News' fortnightly newsletter.

 

 

 

 

 

 


Parents Victoria is a statewide democratic organisation representing parents of students in Victorian government schools.

Parents Victoria provides parents with a voice, presenting an organised parent perspective to State and Federal Governments, educational bureaucracies and institutions, community organisations and the media.

 

 

 

 



Raising Children Network is the complete parenting resource for all stages from pregnancy to newborns to teens. We offer research-based content on hundreds of topics for children and grown-ups. On this page, you’ll find links to more information about the website and our team, as well as resources to help you promote the website and stay in touch.

 

 

 

 

 

Nutrition Australia is a non-government, non-profit, community based-organisation with offices throughout Australia. Nutrition Australia is an independent, member organisation that aims to promote the health and wellbeing of all Australians.

 

 

 

 


The Better Health Channel (BHC) provides health information that is quality assured, reliable, up to date, easy to understand, regularly reviewed and locally relevant. BHC does not have any advertising or sponsorship and is fully funded by the State Government of Victoria (Australia).

 

 

 

 

 

 

While children are at school many families will have contact with head lice. The information contained on this 'health.vic.gov.au' website will help you treat and control head lice.

 

 

 

Kidsafe is the leading non-government, not-for-profit charitable organisation, dedicated to preventing unintentional childhood injuries and reducing the resulting deaths and disabilities associated with injuries in children under the age of 15 years.

 

 

 

 


3 million Australians are living with anxiety or depression beyondblue is working to reduce the impact of anxietydepression and suicide in the community by raising awareness and understanding, empowering people to seek help, and supporting recovery, management and resilience.