25 Sep 2020

Embracing Failure

Clayton Duggan, Primary Performing Arts Coordinator | Music Teacher

As a musician, I have always been exposed to the elements. Whether I was playing the French horn as a […]

18 Sep 2020

The Hunger of Learning

Mark Taitt, Principal, Secondary School

When I was younger, I owned a dog called Janho who gave birth to a litter. As the puppies started […]

15 May 2020

Hope, thoughtfulness and kindness will lead the way to the future

Shubhanjali Mukherjee, Counsellor, Secondary School

Last week scrolling through some news channels, I chanced upon a feature where they were showcasing the new normal for […]

4 May 2020

Acknowledging kindness

Sunny Thakral, Head of Technology & Communications

A staple of every school that I have taught in is the staff farewell session on the final day. Last […]

27 Apr 2020

A Crisis, an Opportunity

Sujatha Ramanan, Whole School SEN Coordinator & Head of Learning Solutions Centre

In the midst of every crisis, lies great opportunity – Albert Einstein The spread of COVID-19 and the resultant need […]

16 Apr 2020

The advent of the #CoronaTeacher

Sunny Thakral, Head of Technology & Communications

A corona extends from the Sun, millions of kilometres from the source, to spread light. Kind of similar to a […]

9 Apr 2020

Here’s what I learnt being locked down at home during COVID-19

Navneet Kaur, Deputy Head of Communications

A few weeks ago something we never could have imagined took over our lives. A worldwide pandemic was rapidly spreading […]

30 Mar 2020

Practising Gratitude in the Time of Adversity

Anita Maree Purves, Head of PE & Sports

‘If you’re lonely when you’re alone, you’re in bad company.’ J P Sartre Despite self-isolation being promoted as the best […]

11 Feb 2020

The 21st century student and university: What you need to consider

Nayantara Handa, University Guidance Counsellor

In today’s ever-changing world, students applying for an undergraduate degree are faced with a plethora of choices and competing interests. […]

31 Oct 2019

How difficult conversations contribute to a high performing team

Melisha Trotman, Principal, Primary School

Having difficult conversations with colleagues is an essential part of the job for many professionals working in schools. Yet when […]