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Dear parents [audio book MP3] : letters from the teacher : your children, their education, and how you can help

Author: Stroud, G. J. (Gabrielle J.), 1977-
Type: Audio Book - AUDIO BOOK
Year: 2020
So many parents are buying the government line about standardised testing of students and programs like NAPLAN and MySchool, which satisfy the 'consumer' in many people as they think they are...
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Dear parents [audio book CD] : letters from the teacher : your children, their education, and how you can help

Author: Stroud, G. J. (Gabrielle J.), 1977-
Type: Audio Book - AUDIO BOOK
Year: 2020
So many parents are buying the government line about standardised testing of students and programs like NAPLAN and MySchool, which satisfy the 'consumer' in many people as they think they are...
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Where fortune lies

Author: O'Connor, Mary-Anne
Type: Book - XX(1759422.1)
Year: 2020
1879: 'Invisible' Anne Brown fears she'll never escape the harshness and poverty of her life in County Donegal, Ireland. Until, one dramatic Beltane night, her life is changed forever and...
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Dear parents : letters from the teacher-- your children, their education, and how you can help

Author: Stroud, G. J. (Gabrielle J.), 1977-
Type: Book - XX(1758471.2)
Year: 2020
In this funny, heartfelt and passionate call to arms, Gabbie Stroud makes a plea to all parents to understand their roles as their children's lifelong teachers and show how they can best help...
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Australia's original languages : an introduction

Author: Dixon, Robert M. W., 1939-
Type: Book - 499.15 DIXO
Year: 2019
When Captain Cook landed at Botany Bay, about 250 distinct languages were spoken across the continent. Yet Australian Indigenous languages actually share many common features. Bob Dixon has been...
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Outback songman : my life

Author: Egan, Ted, 1932-
Type: Book - 781.64 EGAN
Year: 2019
They don't make them like Ted anymore. He's the quintessential bush storyteller; he has rubbed shoulders with some of the best-known and least-known of his countrymen and women, and he can...
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Alice to Prague : the charming true story of an outback girl who finds adventure - and love - on the other side of the world

Author: Heaslip, Tanya
Type: Book - 914.3712 HEAS
Year: 2019
In 1994, with a battered copy of Let's Go Europe stuffed in her backpack, Tanya Heaslip left her safe life as a lawyer in outback Australia and travelled to the post-communist Czech Republic....
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Day 9 at Wooreen : kidnapped with nine children-- a true account of the crime that shocked Australia

Author: Hunter, Rob
Type: Book - XX(1743612.1)
Year: 2019
Kidnapped on his ninth day of teaching with nine students, Rob Hunter retells the story of how Edwin John Eastwood, the Faraday kidnapper, having escaped from prison, burst into his remote South...
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Teacher [audio book CD] : one woman's struggle to keep the heart in teaching

Author: Stroud, G. J. (Gabrielle J.), 1977-
Type: Audio Book - AUDIO BOOK
Year: 2018
In 2014, Gabrielle Stroud was a very dedicated teacher with over a decade of experience. Months later, she resigned in frustration and despair when she realised that the Naplan-test education model...
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Frederick Whirlpool VC : Australia's hidden Victoria Cross

Author: Leek, Alan
Type: Book - XX(1735976.3)
Year: 2018
Frederick Whirlpool's Victoria Cross is displayed near the entrance to the Hall of Valour at the Australian War Memorial, Canberra. It was the first VC pinned to an Australian uniform, yet almost...
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Ken Unsworth

Author: Unsworth, Ken, 1931-
Type: Book - 709.2 UNSW
Year: 2018
Sculptor, installation and performance artist, Unsworth was born in 1931 in the Melbourne suburb of Richmond. Despite growing up as a self-described typical Melbourne kid who loved football, trams and...
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