6 Organisation Tips For The New School Year

The new school year is nearly here. Can you believe it? This is the time of year where I always feel energized and motivated to get super organised. I think about what I did last year and try and find ways of doing it all even better. I want to get better organised and feel … [Read More]

5 Ways To Make The Most Of Your Holidays

Holidays tend to go by so fast, don’t they? Sometimes we have grandiose plans of what we will do in the holidays and all too quickly they seem to end. Here’s 5 things you can do to make the most of the remainder of your holidays. 1. Say thanks daily. I’ve heard it said ‘Gratitude … [Read More]

5 Reasons You Must Plan Your Year

I always find the beginning of a new year an exciting time. At the beginning of the year, my husband, Rohan, and I sit down and plan the year in detail. We diarise everything from date nights, adventure weekends with our kids, webinars, podcast recordings and more. I honestly find it energizing and motivating. Planning … [Read More]

[lastchance] Starting School Webinar

Just wanted to send you a super quick email to let you know we’ve still got a few spaces left in the Starting School Webinar Series, starting tomorrow night. Seriously, if you have a child starting school (or your friend does) then this webinar will be super helpful. (If you missed my email with the … [Read More]

[video] 5 Must-Do’s To Make Starting School Awesome

Preparing your child to start school is an important role of every parent and caregiver. There are things that you can do to help your child have a fantastic start to big school and to begin the year with confidence and success. I began writing this post and quickly realized that it would be even … [Read More]

[webinar] Starting School

Do you (or a friend) have a child who is starting school? Are you hoping that they settle in ok? Are you concerned about their first day and their first week and their first month at big school? Have you got a bunch of questions like: – what if they cry (like really cry) on … [Read More]

So Your Child Is Starting Big School?

Can you believe it? Your son or daughter is starting big school? I bet you’re saying “Where did the years go?” or “I can’t believe they’re starting school?” As a teacher I have spent many years helping parents help their children get ready for school. From Kinder and Prep orientations, to meet the teacher/parents nights, … [Read More]

11 End-Of-Year Reflection Questions For Your Students

Wow… another school year is coming to a close. Can you believe it?! Remember the start of the year, with all those fresh faces and new lunch boxes and shiny school shoes? This time of year is an excellent time to get your students to reflect on the year that has passed. These reflection questions … [Read More]

[funny] Teachers & Holidays

I know, I know, the holidays are nearly here! Even the most passionate and committed teachers still look forward to the holidays, right? I’m sure you’ve come across some of these before… I thought I’d share with you my favourite teacher holiday quotes. Enjoy! As the year comes to a close remember to: Enjoy the … [Read More]

[lastchance] Classroom Management Webinar

Hi there amazing teacher on this lovely Tuesday 🙂 I’m sitting here drinking my (second) morning coffee, looking at all the emails of people who’ve registered for tonight’s webinar. (Thank you!) Thought I’d send you a quick email to let you know we still have a few spaces left tonight and I’d love to invite … [Read More]