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Time

(Tuesday) 20 Nov 7:00 PM - 8:15 PM

Location

Rhodes Theatre, RE Kefford Building,
RB Finlay Walk,
Barker College,
91 Pacific Highway,
HORNSBY NSW 2077

+ Add to Calendar 20/11/2018 07:00 PM 20/11/2018 08:15 PM Australia/Sydney Learning and Wellbeing : Connecting the Research - PARENT FORUM

Motivation, mindset and creativity - Emerging trends from around the world. 

Rhodes Theatre, RE Kefford Building, RB Finlay Walk, Barker College, 91 Pacific Highway, HORNSBY NSW 2077 DD/MM/YYYY

Learning and Wellbeing : Connecting the Research - PARENT FORUM

 

 In this presentation the Director of the Barker Institute, Dr Brad Merrick will highlight the emerging ‘hot-spots’ in educational research around the world, presenting an overview to parents, identifying emerging trends and research in learning. He will reference areas such as Motivation, Mindset and Creativity combined with the emerging learning capacities that are gaining attention through international research.

Following this, the newly appointed Director of Wellbeing, Rowena Dudgeon will introduce the vibrant wellbeing program for all being implemented at Barker. The commitment of the School to social and emotional wellbeing and how deep connection and belonging is fostered among the students, assisting them to thrive in their journey here at Barker and beyond will be outlined.