Shona Bass's blog

Walker Learning featured at the 2012 Northern Territory Early Childhood & School Leaders Conference

Today Kathy is presenting on play based & personalised learning at the 2012 Northern Territory Early Childhood and School Leaders Conference in Darwin. Photos to come soon!

Shona discusses issues related to homework on Channel 10 with Deputy Prime Minister Wayne Swan

Tonight Shona was a guest on Channel 10's "The Project" with Deputy Prime Minister Wayne Swan as they discussed the issues relating to homework.

Christ Church Grammar Function focus on Childhood and Play

How refreshing to be asked to speak on the importance of childhood and play last week at Melbourne's Christ Church Grammar.

Hundreds turn out for parent presentation on parenting boys!!

How exciting it was for us all to see so many hundreds of parents turn up and for some, sadly be turned away due to no room left in the building!!

WLA Saturday Professional Development

This week we held our first Saturday Walker Learning PD session at Sandringham Primary School.

Quality of teaching and learning

Our organization works Nationally and internationally in teaching, learning and curriculum design.

Watch this space for a brand new interactive blog coming soon

Along with our new website, we are commencing a few new initiatives including a new blog which will start with the launch of the new look website.

Documentation in Early Childhood programs gone mad!!!

Excessive documentation in early childhood: What is real quality and how do we measure it?

Leadership as distinct from management of schools. What parents may find useful to think about

Three of us have just returned from our first NT trip for 2010.
As usual we have had a wonderful time, from Darwin, Gove Nhulunbuy and Katherine.

The influence of parent modelling

It was great to see a Dad out riding with his two young sons the other day. They were probably aged 4 and 6 years. They both had helmets on but Dad didnt.