Sydney, Australia on acreage.
I will take you by the hand and help you achieve your purpose, find your strengths whilst living a life of gratitude. We will find the silver lining in all situations and find your true calling.
Managing a classroom of 30 – year 3 students = piece of cake! Managing 3 kids at home = help!!! Well, that is how it started out in the beginning.I never thought I would work from home, I think mainly because the biggest motivation for me to go to uni was so I could get […]
The world is glued to their phones and the television, awaiting the updates from their leaders of their countries on the latest developments of the Coronavirus. Panic, fear, confusion and anxiety has swirled through the air at a rapid rate and everyone seems to be holding their breathe. Rightly so, 1 million Australians have lost their […]
I get the same question now as I did when I was teaching and when I was consulting. “Jo, what educational apps should I use?”or others would engage in a totally different dialogue, “how can they learn with technology at all?” When I was teaching, I wanted to change this dialogue as I do now […]
Innovation. Without it, we simply just don’t move forward. Whilst it comes naturally to some, it is imperative to help children to develop a growth mindset, apposed to a fixed one. This will help them with problem-solving, with relationships, with resilience and coping with all the challenges that life will throw at them. It will […]
When I was teaching I loved technology as a form of engagement and to assess and enhance learning. All my students had their own digital portfolios and websites. I created all programs incorporating technology effectively. I then created training for educators and demonstrated how to implement it into the classroom. Kids are the digital native, […]
THE BACKGROUND: When I was studying at university, we very early on, are asked what is our why? Why do we want to be teachers. For me, it was easy and still is today. I want children (and adults), to know their worth, to share their true individual gifts with the world, make a difference […]
We have moved into our new home + one of the first things I started to design was the kid’s playroom. Actually prob started to before I even had kids 🙈Being an educator, I used to love designing my classroom. It needed to be aesthetically pleasing (who doesn’t like things to look nice 💁🏼) but […]
Being a teacher, I have always been so excited from the moment I set foot in university, to one day to be able to teach my own children. I don’t mean at school I mean using my skills I have learnt + being able to implement them at home. I remember whilst study, thinking to […]
I think this topic is going to be a big focus of my blog. Mainly because it is something I am still learning + probably has been one of the focal points throughout my life. So what do I mean about protecting you? I have and still struggle with understanding people, especially why they can […]
I am really excited to write this post. Firstly because I have learnt so much from others which was key to my breast feeding success story. Also when I learn something that I find to be really useful, I just love to share it. Thirdly, this is one of the BIGGEST questions I wanted to […]