Meet Rebekah Stokes: Virtual Academy Teacher IMAGE Catholic Schools

Meet Rebekah Stokes: Virtual Academy Teacher

September 24, 2021 Rebekah Stokes

I joined the Virtual Academy in Semester 2, 2021. Since graduating from the University of Newcastle, I have worked in a number of schools across our Maitland-Newcastle Diocese. 

Adele Martin IMAGE Aurora

Adele Martin

September 23, 2021 Brittany Gonzalez

Adele Martin is a Newcastle-based, award-winning financial adviser and the founder of The Savings Squad podcast and My Money Buddy.

 

The power of play IMAGE Aurora

The power of play

September 22, 2021 Kim Moroney

Research shows that intense, prolonged exposure to adversity can have a toxic effect on children's developing brain architecture and disrupt the foundations of learning, behaviour, and health, with long-term consequences on children's development. This evidence is especially concerning for our youngest, whose brains are 90 per cent developed by the time they are five years old.

Home learning  a lesson in preparation IMAGE Aurora

Home learning a lesson in preparation

September 21, 2021 Andrew Cornwall

St Bede's Catholic College, Chisholm first opened its doors to students in 2018. As one of the Diocese's newest schools, it piloted the use of Microsoft Teams for student learning.

St Nicholas Early Education now accepting enrolment requests for 2022 IMAGE Catholic Schools

St Nicholas Early Education now accepting enrolment requests for 2022

September 20, 2021 Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle

St Nicholas Early Education is now accepting enrolment requests for 2022, with places available for children aged 0-5 at St Nicholas' 11 early education centres across Newcastle and the Hunter.

Ending the Term with a virtual disco IMAGE Catholic Schools

Ending the Term with a virtual disco

September 17, 2021 Michelle Collins

After navigating a few difficult weeks at the end of Term 3, staff and students of St Benedict’s Catholic Primary School, Edgeworth put on their dancing shoes, let their hair down and danced their lockdown blues away.

Meet Emma Bennis: Education Officer – Gifted Education IMAGE Catholic Schools

Meet Emma Bennis: Education Officer – Gifted Education

September 15, 2021 Emma Bennis

I am excited to be stepping into the role of Education Officer – Gifted Education at the Catholic Schools Office this year.

Tournament of the Minds 2021 Regional Winners IMAGE Catholic Schools

Tournament of the Minds 2021 Regional Winners

September 15, 2021 Layne Wiseman

St Patrick’s Primary School, Swansea was recently announced as the regional winner of the Language and Literature division of Tournament of Minds, a competition that offers students open-ended challenges that foster creative, divergent thinking whilst developing collaborative enterprise, excellence, and teamwork.