Equity and Diversity

Learning How to Learn - Supporting Kids to Achieve

Is your Grade 6 kid going to:?

  • Carwatha P-12 College
  • Cranbourne Secondary College
  • Dandenong High School
  • The Grange P-12 College
  • Lyndale Secondary College
  • North Geelong Secondary College
  • Newcomb Secondary College

Deakin University, in partnership with these secondary schools, invite you to Learning How to Learn - Supporting Kids to Achieve. This is a interactive and fun night of information sharing designed to strengthen parenting and further inform you about what education and raising Kids looks like in 2012.

Education has changed a fair bit in the last few years and so have the pathways into work from education. This parent ed. session is designed for parents to come together, have some fun and explore the world that is education in 2012 and beyond.

This interactive presentation is aimed at finding strategies and solutions for real families including:

  • What does education look like
  • Strategies for keeping Children enjoying school
  • Finding the best educational pathway for your Child
  • How to survive the bumps
  • The importance of parents and friends in the education journey
  • Who to call when things go wrong and how to celebrate when things go right

The best way to strengthen a community is through building resilience in the next generation. Your child is already a member of that next generation.

Venue

Cranbourne Secondary College

Thursday 30th August

7pm - 9pm

Courtney Gardens Primary School, Rosebank Drive, Cranbourne North

Register to attend by emailing peter.ocallaghan@deakin.edu.au

Dandenong High School

Tuesday 28th August

7pm - 9pm

Dandenong High School, Princes Hwy, Dandenong

Register to attend by emailing andrew.newhouse@deakin.edu.au

The Grange P-12 College

Tuesday 7th August

7pm - 9pm

The Grange P-12 College, Werribee

Register to attend by emailing andrew.newhouse@deakin.edu.au

Carwatha P-12 College, and

Lyndale Secondary College Tuesday 14th August

7pm - 9pm

Jan Wilson Community Centre, Halton Road, Noble Park North

Register to attend by emailing peter.ocallaghan@deakin.edu.au

North Geelong Secondary College

Tuesday 31st July

1pm - 3pm

North Geelong Secondary College, 86-132 Separation Street, North Geelong

Register to attend by emailing michelle.graham@deakin.edu.au

Newcomb Secondary College

Monday 6th August

7pm - 9pm

Newcomb Secondary College, 81-85 Bellarine Hwy, Newcomb

Register to attend by emailing kerry.tucker@deakin.edu.au

Deakin University acknowledges the traditional land owners of present campus sites.

1st August 2012