Tag: Awards

Our chair, Megan Gilmour nominated for 2019 ACT Australian of the Year

25 October, 2018
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The importance of MissingSchool’s work in keeping kids with serious illness connected to their schools is featured, once again, this time through the Australian of the Year Awards. This is a win for our work. Our Chair, Megan Gilmour, is one of four women nominated for the 2019 ACT Australian of the Year. In her radio interview […]

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MissingSchool takes stage at TEDxCanberra

8 September, 2018
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Exciting times! MissingSchool’s work is taking the stage today at TEDxCanberra. We will keep raising the flag for school connection for students with serious illness or injury.

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Churchill Fellowship Award

14 May, 2018
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Proud recipient of the prestigious Churchill Fellowship Award, MissingSchool Chair and Co-founder Megan Gilmour travelled internationally to explore the world’s best ways to ensure seriously sick kids stay connected to their education. She discovered leading examples in Finland, Sweden, Netherlands, Belgium, United Kingdom and Canada which have informed the Telepresence Robot Pilot in Australia. Here […]

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