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CHAT: Who invented homework? I have a bone to pick with you...

Is homework always a battle in your house?

News

NEWS: Entries now open for Mayor’s Telstra Technology Awards

Do you have a little live wire at home? The 2018 Mayor's Telstra Technology Awards is open with $10,000 of prizes up for grabs.

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NOTICEBOARD: Flexible seating at Sunshine Beach State School

Teachers at Sunshine Beach State School have seen the benefits of providing a flexible seating routine in their classrooms.

Parenting Files

TECH: Should I give my child a smartphone?

Thinking of giving your child a smartphone? Here are the pros and cons.

Education

Building STEAM: Getting junior girls future-ready

A Drone Academy, robotics competitions and 3D printing sound like activities you might find in a university science lab. But at St Hilda’s School, these futuristic endeavours have become a regular...

Education

LOCAL: Bumper guide to AFTER SCHOOL ACTIVITIES

Our bumper guide to getting the most out of your after school activities.

Books

BOOKS: New Sand Safari children’s book from local mother-daughter team

New book launches ahead of Sand Safari Festival and inspired by the Commonwealth Games.

News

NEWS: Story seats bring the magic of storytelling to Sunshine Coast parks

Why not share a story together on one of Sunshine Coast Libraries new story seats!

Education

BACK TO SCHOOL: Keeping kids engaged through the holidays

Keep kids switched on this summer with these great tips from Unity College Caloundra

Education

EDUCATION: Making the early years count with kindy

Kindy is where children learn through play in safe, welcoming and stimulating learning environments. If you'd like to find out more about kindy, if you need help choosing a kindy or if you'd like...

Education

How to help your child make the leap from kindy to school

Starting school is a milestone in a child’s life and it’s important that the groundwork for a successful transition to school, is already well underway in your child’s kindergarten...