NCEC Facts on School Funding in Australia
and contentious topic – so it’s
important that parents and school
communities know the facts.
This leaflet explains how and why
governments fund all not-for-profit
schools, including Catholic schools.
Politics in Service of Peace - A Statement by the ACBC
Christian faith is not a private matter. It shapes how we live our lives in public,as well as how we relate to God. Politics can be the object of criticism, even scorn,
but it is an arena in which we can express our faith and therefore the truth of our humanity.As citizens who are Catholic, we have the
opportunity to participate in the electoral process, to use our voice and our vote for the benefit of the whole community.
click here to read the document https://www.catholic.org.au/acbc-media/media-centre/media-releases-new/2186-election-statement-politics-in-service-of-peace/file
The Mental Health and Wellbeing of Young People Seminar 2019
A key vehicle for Generation Next’s professional education efforts in the prevention and control of mental illness among youth is the Mental Health and Wellbeing of Young People Seminar Series.
You can attend one of these here in Brisbane in May 2019....see below for more information
Mindfully A Podcast for the whole Family
Mindfully is a podcast that gives tips and tricks from mindfulness experts, as well as meditations that will help families. It’s hosted by Brett Kirk, former Captain of the Sydney Swans. The new series focuses specifically on mindfulness at school.
How to End Screen TIme without a Struggle
We have a new name and a new look
The Federation of Parents and Friends Associations of Catholic Schools in Qld
is now called Catholic School Parents Queensland
Non State Schools Transport Assistance Scheme - Applications
Semester Two 2018 online applications for the Non State Schools Transport Assistance Scheme are open.
Literacy and numeracy learning progressions
ACARA recently published parent resources for the national literacy and numeracy learning progressions – including infographics, videos and a short series of FAQs
Ready Reading Program Supporting the future of our children
Working in partnership with Volunteering Queensland, the Ready Reading program will train up to 3,000 mums, dads, carers and members of the community to share their knowledge and time and foster a love of reading in Queensland primary school classrooms.