26 Mar 2015Arts and culture investment remains a priority The Chamber of Arts and Culture WA, in collaboration with CAN WA, has released a report into Arts and Culture in Western Australian Local Government. 24 Mar 2015CARE schools are keeping students engaged A number of young people have told me recently that the flexibility and support provided by CARE schools have enabled them to continue their education and cope with issues they are facing in their personal lives. 23 Mar 2015Sanders advocates evidence-based parenting support Professor Matthew Sanders, founder of the Triple P’s Positive Parenting Program, presented the keynote address at the Western Australia Triple P Professional Development Forum yesterday, which I had the pleasure of attending. 17 Mar 2015Youth Leadership Roundtable provides a youth voiceI welcomed the opportunity to meet with members of the Youth Leadership Roundtable on the weekend, as part of Save the Children’s South East Corridor Youth Partnership Project. 11 Mar 2015Winterfold students speak out via songToday I visited Winterfold Primary School in Beaconsfield to thank children, young people and staff for participating in the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander consultation project last year. 10 Mar 2015Advisory Committee off to a great startI was pleased to meet one of my 2015 Advisory Committees for the first time yesterday, the School of Special Education Needs: Sensory. 09 Mar 2015Positive vibe in Bunbury and CollieLast week while visiting Collie and Bunbury, I was able to speak to a number children and young people and people that work to support them about the benefits and challenges of living in the South West. 19 Feb 2015Positive engagement in education making headwayYesterday I had the pleasure to speak with some exceptional young Aboriginal students in Northam about their lives and their dreams and aspirations for the future. 04 Feb 2015New child and parent centre to provide vital supportToday I attended the official opening of the Child and Parent Centre at Neerabup Primary School in Banksia Grove, hosted by Hon Colin Barnett, Premier of Western Australia.
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