Archives

Yearly archive of articles posted during 2017

Praising Girls to build capacity

Stanford Professor Carol Dweck’s ground-breaking research in regard to the most effective ways to praise and motivate girls summarised in this article is often talked … more 

Mathematics Week 2017

Each year we celebrate Mathematics Week at Strathcona by encouraging students to become involved in activities which are an expression of Mathematics in a new … more 

Make an Impact, Leave a Trace

The following speech was delivered by Clare Duyker, Deputy School Captain 2017, at Strathcona’s Leaders’ Induction Assembly. Read School Captain, Raffaela Skourletos’, speech Read the … more 

A Global Summer Holiday

by Karyn Murray, Global Learning Coordinator Whilst most of us headed off over the Christmas break to a beachside location, or possibly to experience a … more 

Strive to be Yourself

The following speech was delivered by Harriet Grimsey, Deputy School Captain 2017, at Strathcona’s Leaders’ Induction Assembly. Read School Captain, Raffaela Skourletos’, speech Read the … more 

Inspiring past student awarded OAM

Congratulations to past student (1990) Catherine Beaufort, who was recognised in the Australia Day Honours List for 2017 for her dedication in caring for patients and significant … more