The development of Gifted Education IMAGE Catholic Schools

The development of Gifted Education

January 23, 2019 Amy Theodore

As part of the implementation of the CSO Gifted Education K to 12 Policy (2017) and Gifted Education Procedure, a range of professional learning opportunities have been provided to support the needs of Gifted Education Lead Schools (GELS) and teachers in the Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle.

2018 Diocesan Sporting Achievements IMAGE Catholic Schools

2018 Diocesan Sporting Achievements

January 22, 2019 Bernadette Duggan

The talent in our primary schools was highly evident this year with over 100 students being selected in a NSW Polding team. Almost every pathway sport had a Maitland-Newcastle representative in a Polding team.

You’re welcome at the Affirmation Café! IMAGE Catholic Schools

You’re welcome at the Affirmation Café!

January 21, 2019 Amy Theodore

The ASPIRE Senior Theatre Makers gave their final performance of 2018 with their production of Affirmation Café.

One Minute with John Murphy IMAGE Catholic Schools

One Minute with John Murphy

January 18, 2019 Catholic Schools NSW

The Foundation Principal of St Bede’s Catholic College, Chisholm was recently interviewed for Scholaris, the official publication for Catholic Schools NSW, about his time in school and goals during his appointment as principal.

The importance of teaching students about digital technology IMAGE Catholic Schools

The importance of teaching students about digital technology

January 17, 2019 Steven Newman, Shannon Hall, Hayley Bertwistle

Visual Programming. 3D Printing. Microbits. Robotics. Virtual Reality. Learning Management System. Video Conferencing. Artificial Intelligence. If you are unfamiliar with any of the above mentioned terms, then you’re not alone.

 Teachers attend Drug & Alcohol Presentation Day IMAGE Catholic Schools

Teachers attend Drug & Alcohol Presentation Day

January 16, 2019 Bernadette Duggan

Secondary school teachers from around the Diocese recently attended a Drug and Alcohol Presentation Day hosted by the Catholic Schools Office.

Gifted Education gets creative writing juices flowing IMAGE Catholic Schools

Gifted Education gets creative writing juices flowing

January 15, 2019 Christine Chapple

In conjunction with the Year 12 Extension English Writing Day, the Gifted Education project held a Creative Writing Day for Stage 3 teachers and students.

ASPIRE workshop gets creative juices flowing IMAGE Catholic Schools

ASPIRE workshop gets creative juices flowing

January 14, 2019 Anna Kerrigan

Creativity was in full flow at St Mary’s Catholic College, Gateshead as ASPIRE held a song writing workshop with some of the senior students who were shortlisted in the 2018 Song Writing Competition.