Job stability, lifestyle factors and opportunities for growth are enticing Far North workers to reskill as teachers.
Proving to be more than the teacher’s pet, newly appointed Mount St Bernard College staff member, Bernard, has been recruited for the role of School Therapy Dog to assist the wellbeing of all staff and students.
A group of Cairns schoolgirls have created an app that helps to promote body positivity by lifting the lid onfilters and Photoshop.
A number of Cairns Catholic colleges have been recognised for their achievements following an analysis of Queensland high schools.
After moving to study teaching in Townsville, this first-year teacher couldn’t be happier to return home to Innisfail. She shares what it’s like to be a graduate teacher living and working in the “small town with heart”.
From breeding rats to chewing gum and miniskirts, it is safe to say Sister Therese Masterson has seen it all during her decades of service as a beloved teacher and mentor.