A weekly snapshot of some people in the news
The following people were named in the Educator’s annual ‘Hot List’ to recognise educational excellence:
Andrew Webster, Director of eLearning & Claire Lawler, Social Justice Coordinator, Stuartholme School, Brisbane
Christine Mae, Education Officer, Sydney Catholic Schools
Dale Casburn, Leader of Careers & VET, St Paul’s College, Manly
Donna Laughlin, Director of Learning & Innovation, Siena College, Melbourne
Greg Whitby AM, Executive Director, Diocese of Parramatta
JJ Purton Jones, Digital Technologies Consultant, Diocese of Lismore
Julie Pilioglou, VET & Careers Coordinator, Caroline Chisholm College, Parramatta
Karen Spiller OAM, Principal & Lindsay McQuattie, Head of Primary, John Paul College, Brisbane
Keven Robillard, Director of Wellbeing, Loreto College Ballarat
Lorna Beegan, Deputy Principal Learning & Teaching, Genazzano FCJ College, Melbourne
Rebecca Brownhall, Education Officer, Diocese of Toowoomba
Zeina Chalich, Leader of Learning Technologies, Santa Sabina, Sydney
Professor Zlatko Skrbis appointed as ACU’s next Vice Chancellor & President, replacing Prof. Greg Craven who is retiring after 13 years in the role. Read more……
Sr Monica Cavanagh, Congregational Leader of the Sisters of Joseph reflects on lessons to be learned from St Mary MacKillop in the challenges we are now facing. Read more …….
Mrs Elliott, Principal of All Hallows Catholic Primary in Five Dock Sydney, is a finalist for the Primary Principal of the Year in the 2020 Australian Education Awards. Read more …..
The Diocesan Administrator, Fr Peter Slater announces the Episcopal Ordination and installation of Bishop-elect Gregory Bennet as Tenth Bishop of Sale to be held on Tuesday 20 October in St Mary’s Cathedral, Sale. Read more …..
NSW Education Minister Sarah Mitchell is setting up a formal student council that she’ll meet several times a year to discuss education policy. The question: will all schools be represented? Read more……
In early August it was announced that Fr Karol Kulczycki SDS, the former head of the Salvatorians in Australia, would be the new bishop of the Diocese of Port Pirie in regional South Australia. Read more….
Marist Australia Provincial Br Peter Carroll speaks of the Marist District of Melanesia becoming a part of the Province of Australia. Read more……