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  1. Hope, peace, love

    Wesley students brought hope, peace and love to those in needduring the Hanukkah and Christmas period, as Kaylea Fearn explains. Years 2 and 3 students at Wesley’s Elsternwick Campus are helping locals during the December festive season by...

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  2. Good things come in tall packages

    In a tough pandemic year marked by adversity, disruption and uncertainty, Year 12 student Fraser Rosman could have given up on his AFL hopes – but he didn’t. When Fraser Rosman was selected by the Melbourne Football Club at pick #34 in the AFL...

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  3. Identity and belonging

    The book Growing up Asian in Australia- and meeting the visiting author - inspired Albert Ding to explore his own cultural heritage and sense of identity and belonging. Albert Ding, a first-generation Chinese child, was fascinated with Alice...

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  4. A recipe for creating a service mindset

    Wesley students increasingly are being encouraged to become empathetic global citizens, writes Barbara Cosson in The Age. Scholarships are about opportunities, opening up access to everything a school has to offer including, in the case of Wesley...

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  5. Future problem solvers take on a possible future

    Futuristic and creative thinking and excellent story writing skills earned three students places in the Future Problem Solving National Championships – and for one, a place in the worldwide final  - as Kathy Bernardi reports. Three students from...

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  6. How do we prepare children for a future of global change?

    Ben Dooley, the Head of Junior School at the Glen Waverley Campus, reflects on his first year at Wesley and how to prepare students for a future that doesn’t yet exist. If you undertook a word association exercise with me in January this year and...

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  7. Begin with the child

    When children in the early years – aged three, four and five – begin at Wesley, it’s vital they transition smoothly and feel they belong in a secure and familiar learning environment. As Jacinta Janssens and Kieran McCrohan explain, that’s...

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  8. The secret to a smooth Year 7 transition? Continuity and change

    The move to Year 7 is a major step for students. What’s the secret to ensuring it’s a smooth transition? Ensuring there’s a blend of continuity and change, as Steven Coshutt, Simon Thompson and Rob Gow explain. Year 7 at Wesley is many things....

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  9. Senior success: six factors that guide parents and students entering…

    Quality curricular and cocurricular programs engage every Senior School student at Wesley in meaningful learning experiences and encourage every one of them to do their level best, and realise their talents and their potential, as Jill Caple and...

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  10. Book Week 2020

    With students back on campus, Book Week was a delightful time to celebrate storytelling and literature together, as Kathryn Hand tells us. Book characters came to life as Children’s Book Week was celebrated across each of the campuses in October....

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