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Creating a Place for Personal Story

30 June, 2015

We are committed to telling the stories of sick kids and their families.  MissingSchool upholds this commitment in both formal and informal discussions in our work. In 2015, MissingSchool presented to staff of the Australian Capital Territory Education and Training Directorate (ACT-EDT) on the issues and challenges of missing school from the perspective of a […]

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Public Support and Achieving MissingSchool Objectives?

1 February, 2014

The diners at Grill’d in Belconnen (Canberra) voted with their burgers. In the restaurant’s January Local Matters donation campaign, MissingSchool was voted number one – of three charitable causes — for our work with Monkey in My Chair. MissingSchool was delighted to accept the $300 donation, supported by a representative from the ACT Directorate of […]

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Strategic Planning and Management

30 November, 2013

In November 2013, MissingSchool held a two-day strategic planning workshop. Members of the Management Committee came together, with independent adviser and experienced educator, Jennifer Lavoipierre, to review progress for the previous 18 months, and map out areas of focus for the coming 18 months. The results of this workshop have been used to develop the […]

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