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The Resource 12 ways your child can get the best out of school, Adrian Piccoli

12 ways your child can get the best out of school, Adrian Piccoli

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12 ways your child can get the best out of school
Title
12 ways your child can get the best out of school
Statement of responsibility
Adrian Piccoli
Title variation
Twelve ways your child can get the best out of school
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Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Australian school students are quickly slipping behind their international peers. It's something that Adrian Piccoli, a former Education Minister and now Director of the UNSW Gonski Institute for Education, is determined to change. And as a parent, he knows that we all have a role to play. To do that, Australian parents need to be better informed about their children's schooling and how they can help.In 12 Ways Your Child Can Get the Best Out of School, he sets out clearly what every parent needs to know to ensure their kids have the quality education they deserve. Jargon-free and easy-to-understand, this book will empower parents with knowledge and advice on all the key issues around an Australian education in the 21st century, including: , *How to prepare your child for school , *What to look for in a school , *Your role in your child's education , *How schools work , *Understanding the curriculum, standards and data , *Focusing on progress, not just performance , *How to get the most out of parent-teacher interviews , *Homework - what's it for and how much? , *When to engage a private tutor , *What NAPLAN means and how you can use it , *Managing yours and your child's expectations and stress , *Technology and learning , *Surviving the HSC". With simple and concise advice, case studies, Dos and Don'ts and much more, this book is for every parent - private or public school - who wants to help their kids flourish and do well, and that's most of us
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Piccoli, Adrian
Dewey number
371.19
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Education
  • School choice
  • Education
  • School choice
Target audience
adult
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12 ways your child can get the best out of school, Adrian Piccoli
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Publication
Copyright
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Prepublication record (machine generated from publisher information)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000064862620
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
276 pages
Isbn
9780733339462
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1065954947
Label
12 ways your child can get the best out of school, Adrian Piccoli
Publication
Copyright
Note
Prepublication record (machine generated from publisher information)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000064862620
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
276 pages
Isbn
9780733339462
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1065954947

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