Community
  • 736 Japan lunch.PNG

    Unless on playground duty I believe most teachers would eat their lunch in a staffroom or alone at their desk. In Japan a teacher is very involved with the lunchtime routine of students. This video has been around for a few years but provides some insights into the advantages of communal eating. Students grew the potatoes, set their desks, serve the lunches, tidy up and even brush their teeth. Food ...

    Read the rest of this entry »
  • Good coffee helps school marketing

    Date posted: 09 Jan 2012
    Building a sense of community in a growing school takes work.
    At Covenant Christian School, Café Covie has demonstrated that a cup of coffee is a powerful way of connecting busy people.
    Take a look at http://www.marketplaceanswers.com.au/building-community-one-good-coffee-at-a-time
    Read the rest of this entry »