Colleagues @ The Heart of Literacy

Colleagues @ The Heart of Literacy

What date: Friday 21st June What time: 8.45am – 3.30pm Where: C3 Convention Centre               64 Anglesea St | South Hobart Who:    Principals, other educators, speech pathologists,              parents, learners, policy makers, all. Cost:    $45.00 Register:...
Educational Attainment & Language Ability

Educational Attainment & Language Ability

Increased educational attainment amongst Tasmanians is vital to a vibrant, flourishing people and state. Many are talking about it and few would argue otherwise. And ‘vital’ is the right word, because education is life-giving. Actually life-giving. Those with higher...
Important & Urgent

Important & Urgent

At 2am on 11th May, like many other Hobartians, I was standing in the middle of a storm-smashed house ineffectually trying to mitigate inundation and wondering what the morning light would reveal. It caused me to reflect that any sense of control I might feel I have...
One-Minded Vision

One-Minded Vision

I was born in one of Central Africa’s beautiful countries – the Democratic Republic of Congo. I am not only a Congolese-Australian but also a citizen of the world. Because of the many challenges that my fellow Congolese and I were and are still facing, in 2002 I...
Communication for Justice

Communication for Justice

The purpose of the Communicating: The Heart of Literacy symposium is “to continue to build and enact the collaboration and courage required to positively move Tasmania’s ‘wicked’ literacy problem”. From my experience of over 40 years in the Criminal Justice system...