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  1. 3 March 2017

    Turning 'shy voter'* power for those who have no vote

    Dr Bret Hart, Public Health Physician and Chair of the Social Determinants of Health Alliance (SDoHA), shares his views about the importance of the social determinants of health and the future of the Alliance. 

  2. 23 February 2017

    Capable parents, capable teachers, capable children

    Professor Bill Lucas, one of our international keynote speakers at the upcoming Parent Engagement Conference challenges us to reconsider some of our assumptions about parent engagement.

  3. 15 February 2017

    How to Assess Family Engagement Using Data, Not Intuition

    Ms. Jenni Brasington, one of our international keynote speakers at the upcoming Parent Engagement Conference shares her expertise in how to assess family engagement.

  4. 16 December 2016

    Making the case for home-school partnership

    Parent Engagement Conference keynote speaker, Dr Karen Mapp, Senior Lecturer on Education at the Harvard Graduate School of Education (HGSE), shares her experiences and understanding of the importance of family and school partnerships in fostering students' learning.

  5. 17 November 2016

    Investment in evaluation as important as Closing the Gap expenditure

    More evaluation is needed to ensure government expenditure on Closing the Gap programs actually delivers results. And as the 2016 Overcoming Indigenous Disadvantage (OID) Report reveals, we are not investing enough in evaluation. As a result, we don’t know if what we’re doing today is getting us closer to all the outcomes we want to achieve to overcome the disadvantage faced by many Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children and youth.  

  6. 11 November 2016

    How crucial are the middle years for child and youth development?

    Associate Professor Gerry Redmond from Flinders University writes about the importance of investment in the middle years. 

  7. 11 November 2016

    A Day in the Life of a…Program Manager

    Local Parent Engagement Champion, Mal Galbraith, Manager of the Families and Schools Together program (FAST) in the Northern Territory shares his thoughts about the benefits of parent engagement…

  8. 11 November 2016

    A Day in the Life of a…School Principal

    Local Parent Engagement Champion, Susan Kilgour, Principal at Wulagi School in the Northern Territory shares her strategy is to listen for the ‘no’ and seek its wisdom…

  9. 30 September 2016

    See The Nest in Action in Victoria

    On October 27th, practitioners implementing ARACY's Outcomes Framework - The Nest - in Victoria will be showcasing how it has contributed to their capacity to measure the outcomes of their work. Learn how The Nest can assist you to achieve better outcomes for children, young people and their families. 

  10. 2 September 2016

    Early bird registrations: Australian Longitudinal Data Conference

    National Centre for Longitudinal Data

    Australian Longitudinal Data Conference on 25–27 October 2016

    Early bird NOW OPEN until 15 September 2016

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