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Careers, Courses and Callings

Around this time every year, the ATAR and the process of applying to University becomes a popular topic of conversation around dinner tables, in the Senior Common Room and in conversations between students and teachers.

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Today’s play is tomorrow’s real world innovation: the Vital Role of Creative Play in K-6 STEM

Recently I listened to a podcast featuring the internationally renowned Finnish educator, Pasi Sahlberg. He now works in Australia as an Honorary Visiting Professor at the University of NSW and Deputy Director of the Gonski Institute for Education.

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Healthy Habits: The Importance of Good Foundations and Balance in Living our Healthiest Life

Healthy habits and healthy living can be compared to maintaining and servicing the engine in your car. Although you can “get away with” neglecting regular oil changes in the short term, the negative effects will soon begin to build up and will ultimately be felt further down the track, potentially in more costly ways.

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What the Coronavirus Shutdown Taught Me About Teaching

When the Coronavirus crisis closed the school gates, the initial questions from many leaders and educators were focussed on the delivery of curriculum. Are we prepared to remotely deliver learning activities to our students?

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Visit a Church online this weekend

The buildings may be closed, but church is still running online all over the city this weekend. Check out the links below for options this weekend.

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Why Our Students Learn How to Learn

Why is it so important that students learn HOW to learn? Read more about why the St Philip’s Christian College Whole of Life Framework was created to support students in growing their ability to learn.

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Meet our 2020 School Leaders

Meet our 2020 School Leaders.

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Subs in Schools

On the 10th & 11th of December students from St Philip’s Christian College – Newcastle (SPCC), supported by the ME Program, represented the Hunter region at the 2019 National SUBS in Schools Final held in Adelaide.

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SPCC Students propose innovative solutions to ensure global food security

Year 10 students gathered last week for the 2nd Young Leaders Symposium on Food Security to discuss ideas and solutions to tackle global food security risks.

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It is imperative in this time of evolutionary change, that schools adapt and find new ways for students to complete their schooling and successfully move to their chosen vocational pathway.

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