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Council recently purchased a new Australian resource to help parents and teachers better understand dyslexia — a set of DVDs titled 'Outside the Square: Empowering children with dyslexia in our schools'.

It is that time of the year – when your P&C’s membership fees for Council are due.

Looking for ways to connect with your kids and the learning they do through reading? Read on.

Carolyn Fisher, former P&C President at Belconnen High, explains how the P&C re-branded and re-invented itself to better fit the challenges of high school.

This free workshop for parents of students with learning difficulties (such as dyslexia, dyscalculia and dysgraphia) is being repeated due to popular demand. Presented by educational and developmental psychologist Mandy Nayton for the Education andTraining Directorate, it will provide parents with a greater awareness and understanding of the impact learning difficulties can have on children of all ages.

The ACT Government has appointed an Expert Panel to review policy and practice in all ACT schools with respect to students with complex needs and challenging behaviour.

There has been a revolution in the canteen at Majura Primary, explains P&C volunteer Stefanie Pidcock.

ACT primary schools are being urged to register for the Federal Government's new Sporting Schools program to help set up before, during and after school sports activities.

Trevor Cobbold, of Save Our Schools Australia, shows why business leaders and politicians alike must support Gonski school funding for our future prosperity and wellbeing.

There are a variety of websites and online applications that P&Cs can use to help with their everyday operations and management.

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