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School transition tips
Transitioning back to school after a natural disaster or traumatic event, such as bushfires, storms, cyclones and floods can cause feelings of anxiety, especially for those who find change challenging. Here are some practical tips on how you can support transition.
Supporting your child following natural disaster
Natural disasters, such as bushfires, floods, cyclones and droughts, are stressful and often traumatic. Here are some insights that might be helpful as you support your child at this difficult time.
Creating safe, predictable & positive learning environments following a natural disaster
In this 30 min seminar, learn about how to create the pre-conditions for improved teaching, learning and wellbeing following a natural disaster.
Understanding adversity and self-care for school leaders
Leading in complex and uncertain times can have a detrimental impact on the health and wellbeing of school principals.
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