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”.
Kerry Manders believes every young person can help to change the world. And, as Principal of St Stephen’s Catholic College in Mareeba, she is passionate about helping each and every one of her students achieve their goals and dreams. Ms Manders opens up about her vision for St Stephen’s, her strong sense of justice and […]
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.
We often rely on external sources for a hit of happiness: social gatherings, play dates at the park, shows, movies or family getaways. But in this current climate, with looming lockdowns, border closures and social restrictions, these options aren’t always possible. So perhaps instead of relying on these external factors for our dopamine fix, we need to look at an alternative state of mind.
A respected Cairns teacher is one of just six across Queensland to receive a prestigious award recognising excellence in education. Ann Blakeney, a Prep teacher and Leader of Engagement at St Gerard Majella School in Woree, is a recipient of the 2021 Spirit of Catholic Education (SOCE) Award. She is the only person in the […]
Below are the links to the CEW Official Launch Livestream on Tuesday 27 July 2021: 10.30am Liturgy – Cathedral of St Stephen (Archbishop Mark Coleridge)MPVia Archdiocese of Brisbane Live Web Cast https://brisbanecatholic.org.au/multimedia/web-cast/ 11.20am Official Launch and presentation of the Spirit of Catholic Education Awards by the Hon Grace Grace Via Brisbane Catholic Education Facebook Page ttps://www.facebook.com/events/218570133486157/ […]
The next wonderful addition to our 2021 Principal Profile lineup is Jacqueline Jackson, who is currently Acting Principal at St Michael’s School in Gordonvale. Mrs Jackson loves the sense of community at St Michael’s and is passionate about helping all children reach their full potential. She says: “You can be and do anything you put […]
The Spirit of Catholic Education Awards are presented annually in conjunction with Catholic Education Week to celebrate outstanding contributions to Catholic education in Queensland.