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Feb 19

Case Study: Positive psychology at Knox Grammar School

“A school curriculum that incorporates wellbeing will ideally prevent depression, increase life satisfaction, encourage social responsibility, promote creativity, foster learning and even enhance academic achievement”  (Waters, 2014) In a socially disruptive and distressed world, how does a school improve student wellbeing? Through improving staff wellbeing. Positive psychology in education is a proactive approach to increasing students … Continue reading Case Study: Positive psychology at Knox Grammar School

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Sep 15

Investing in our Youth: 10 Ways to Reduce Youth Unemployment

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With the latest budget release focused on tackling youth unemployment in Australia, the issue is finally being put under the microscope. But funding is just the start, there needs to be a focus on linking schools, universities and employers together. Another question that looms is how many affected young people are actually attempting to find … Continue reading Investing in our Youth: 10 Ways to Reduce Youth Unemployment