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Marist College Ashgrove | College Newsletter 2010

Free seminars to address bullying The State Government has announced a series of free seminars for parents on bullying, cyber bullying and youth violence. Leading child expert and psychologist Dr Michael Carr-Gregg will host the Education Series Action Against Bullying seminars in ten locations across Queensland between May and August. Parents are encouraged to attend the forums to hear from an expert and to assist them in combating the complex issue of harassment and bullying. Seminars will be held in Brisbane North, Brisbane South, Gold Coast, Sunshine Coast, Toowoomba, Rockhampton, Mackay, Townsville, Cairns and Mt Isa. Venues, dates and information on how to register for the Education Series will be available shortly on held www.education.qld.gov.au/ The Education Series will be in ten locations across Queensland. At each location there will studentservices. be a breakfast for school leaders, a half day workshop for school staff (teachers, teacher aides,

guidance officers, behaviour management staff) and an evening session for parents. Dr Carr-

The seminars are an initiative of the Queensland Government with Gregg will be in these locations over the following dates. the support of the Queensland Schools Alliance Against Violence (QSAVV).

Latest News Location Breakfast Schoolacross staff session Parent evening The Education Series Leaders’ will be held in ten locations Queensland. At each location there will

be a breakfast for school leaders, a half day workshop for school staff (teachers, teacher aides, guidance officers, behaviour management staff) and an evening session for parents. Dr CarrGregg will for be Education in these 4locations thethe following dates. Cairns MayTraining, 2010overwith 4 May 2010 May 2010 The Minister and support of the Queensland4Schools Alliance Against Violence Action Against Bullying – Education Series presented by Dr –Michael 7.00am – 9.00am 12.00pm 4.00pmCarr-Gregg 6.30pm – 8.30pm

(QSAAV) is proud to announce the Action Against Bullying – Education Series presented by leading psychologist Dr Townsville 6 May 2010 5 May 2010 5 May 2010 Michael Carr-Gregg.

Mackay Location

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Toowoomba

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Sony Foundation Marist Children’s Holiday Camp Mount IsaNorth 24August August2010 2010 23August August2010 2010 Brisbane 6 6

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Planning is now under way for the eighth Sony Foundation Marist Children’s Holiday Camp. This means 25August August 2010with children 25 August 2010 24August August2010 2010 Brisbane Southapplications 9 2010 9 August 2010 9 thatRockhampton we are inviting from families who would benefit from participation. The camp provides four days of care, friendship and entertainment for children with disabilities. It also Sunshine Coast 19 August 2010 19 August 2010 18 August 2010 provides families of these children with some respite as senior students volunteer to take on the role of companions. The camp offers facilities, twenty-four hour medical staff and care of the highest standard. DueGold to the demand for places,20 children can the camp onlyEducation once. Coast August 2010 20 the August 2010 Series 19 2010 Venues and information on how toattend register for willAugust be distributed

your local school and available on this website shortly. As we are supported by the Sony Foundation in this camp there will be no cost to parents. Mount Isa

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The Rockhampton camp is held at Marist College Ashgrove from 17 to 25 20 August September, are August hoping to include children from both city 25 August 2010 2010 2010. We 24 2010 and country areas. If you know of children and their families who may be interested in further information about the camp, please contact: Luke McMahon, Ph No. 3858 4581, mcmahonl@marash.qld.edu.au Application/Information Forms are available by ringing 3858 4582. APPLICATIONS FOR THE 2010 CAMP CLOSE ON Venues and information on how to register for the Education Series will be distributed through FRIDAY 11 JUNE 2010.

your local school and available on this website shortly.

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