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It may be news to some, but the Fresh Tastes program is probably already working in your school to promote healthy eating, writes Alana Devine from ACT Health.

Council is delighted that our busiest school crossings are now safer, with supervisors controlling them before and after school.

Launched at last month’s ‘Canteen Connect’ extravaganza, a range of new resources will help you market your canteen and its healthy food to your school community.

Since February this year, the Minister for Education and Early Childhood Development and the Education Directorate have been talking to the Canberra community about what you want for the future of schools and education in the ACT. Coralie McAlister, from the Directorate, reports on progress.

Royal Life Saving Society Australia is the country’s peak water safety and drowning prevention organisation. Belinda Fitzgerald, from the ACT branch, has a serious message for parents.

Get your plans for 2019 underway now for a great start to the year!

Help us better understand volunteering in schools so that we can help P&Cs attract and engage helpers. Fill in our Survey today!

Canteens are one of the most important services that P&Cs provide for schools, but the burden for volunteers is immense. Council’s Communications Officer, Janelle Kennard, investigated a new option for Canberra schools looking to provide a food service without leaning on the P&C.

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