Author: Learning Support

A Little Peace of Mind (FREE online programme to support students emotional wellbeing)

A Little Peace of Mind (FREE online programme to support students emotional wellbeing)

One of our wonderful LS parents sent through information about the Lighthearted Kids website after signing up for the programme with her son. She reports that they are really enjoying the programme and best of all its FREE until 23rd May (or until they have […]

“The Strength Switch” Professor Lea Waters

“The Strength Switch” Professor Lea Waters

We recently visited Scots College to hear Professor Lea Waters speak. Professor Waters (https://www.leawaters.com) is a psychologist and researcher and is the only Australian to be appointed as a Professor in Positive Psychology.  Professor Waters believes that we should help our children and students to […]

All the best for 2018!

All the best for 2018!

Happy New Year! We hope that you all had a relaxing break over the Summer holidays and were able to enjoy some warm weather somewhere!

We know that many of our students are beginning a new school year this (or next) week. We hope you have a wonderful first few days of school and are getting to know your classmates and teachers. Your tutors are all looking forward to seeing you in the next couple of weeks!

We wanted to share this little pep talk from the Kid President with you as you start a new school year. There will be great things that happen this year and also some challenges, but we love Kid Presidents positive attitude and his messages about learning…. “its time to get our learn on!” Check it out!

 

The Learning Support Team.

“How to help struggling learners”  Christian Wright on Radio New Zealand

“How to help struggling learners” Christian Wright on Radio New Zealand

Christian Wright is a fantastic private speech therapist who works in the Wellington area. He supports a large number of pre-school and school aged students and has worked with a number of our Learning Support students. Recently Christian did a wonderful talk on Radio New […]