Blue Gum Community School Brochure

Families and Friends of Blue Gum Constitution

Hackett Community Association

Friends of Mount Majura

SEE-Change  – Communities creating a sustainable Canberra. Enabling change in our Society, Environment and Economy.

Blue Gum Art Market

Big Picture Education

Australian National Botanical Gardens

Creative Spirits – Take a look beyond the old stereotypes you see everywhere and discover what Aboriginal life is like today, from arts and land to sport and spirituality.

The Conversation featured this article ‘Parents these days’ are judged too harshly

The Canberra Times feature an article about the upgrade to the outdoor space at the Hackett Campus called Great outdoors transforms school’s new home

For further reading on the topic of praise vs encouragement, see an article by Po Bronson in the New York Magazine; How Not to Talk to Your Kids – The Inverse Power of Praise

Alfie Kohn writes and speaks widely on human behaviour, education and parenting. See in particular his article on Progressive Education; Alfie Kohn Website

It’s Time to Start the Slow School Movement Article by Maurice Holt



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