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  1. AFL secures Wesley’s best

    AFL football clubs Essendon and Collingwood have secured some of the best Wesley talent in the NAB AFL Rookie Draft. Two Wesley footballers have been picked in the AFL rookie draft. Patrick Voss, our Firsts footy captain and Year 12 boarder, will...

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  2. Nurturing tomorrow’s changemakers at Learning in Residence (LiR)

    In our boarding program, Learning in Residence (LiR), students have overcome perhaps even greater challenges, given they have faced this pandemic largely without their family or home support network. At their home away from home at Wesley, what are...

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  3. Partnerships and tours

    Wesley’s partnerships and tours program is an immersive and experiential learning opportunity for our students. It supports them in learning to know, learning to do, learning to live with and learning to be. Unfortunately, due to bans on...

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  4. Science Talent Search 2021

    Our Junior and Middle School students have joined thousands of other students from across the state to participate in the rigorous Science Talent Search competition. Each year students from Prep – Year 6 are offered the opportunity to enter the...

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  5. Junior Schools celebrate 25 years of evolving learning

    The joy of childhood surely finds its purest expression in play, so it’s quite fitting that this special 25. th. anniversary year has been marked with the opening of exemplary new play spaces on each campus. Our campuses at St Kilda Road and Glen...

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  6. From ‘I can’t’ to ‘I can’t – yet'

    Teaching and learning have changed in many ways over the course of the pandemic. Given our current circumstances maintaining a growth mindset is more important than ever. What is a growth mindset? The concept of a growth mindset was developed by...

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  7. Students making authentic text-to-self connections during the…

    Remote learning brought about considerable shifts in teaching practice for Wesley teachers. Lanella Sweet explains how she kept her students engaged and how they created connections between what was happening around them and what they were...

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  8. Literacy learning in the PYP

    A new literacy learning program, utilising the most effective methods for learning to read, has been introduced for PYP English at our St Kilda Road Campus. A major focus in Primary Years Programme (PYP) English this year has been the implementation...

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  9. The Character of the Wesley Graduate

    Our Class of 2021 are fine examples of the Wesley graduate, going forth into the world with courage, resilience, passion and an energy the world needs. Resilience is the capacity to recover quickly from difficulties with elasticity. It’s an inner...

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  10. Girls given further opportunities to engage with STEM

    Wesley College in Melbourne provides a nurturing environment - and a new scholarship - for girls with a passion for STEM. What is STEM and why is it increasingly important? The acronym ‘STEM’ refers to Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths....

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