COLLEGE HIGHLIGHTS , STAFF

Sheldon College’s Innovative Educators named in the 2019 Educator ‘Hot List’

Two of Sheldon College’s innovative educators, Mr Chris Niven, Head of Faculty – Mathematics and Mr Jade Frewin, Academic Staff – Faculty of Technology, have been named, among 50 other educators from across Australia, in the Educator Magazine’s 2019 Educator Hot List. Both Mr Frewin and Mr Niven have been...
Fri, August 16, 2019
COMMUNITY , STAFF

Understanding the Importance of Workplace Health and Safety at Sheldon College

Sheldon College prides itself on ensuring that all staff are adequately educated, equipped and aware of their surroundings to perform their duties safely and effectively at all times.  In following with this mantra, Dan Kennedy a Workplace Health and Safety Queensland Safety Advocate recently attended the College to speak with...
Wed, June 5, 2019
COLLEGE HIGHLIGHTS , COMMUNITY , PERFORMANCE MUSIC , THE ARTS , STAFF

Sheldon College Entertains the Governor-General Sir Peter Cosgrove and Lady Cosgrove at Show Stopping Assembly

Sheldon College welcomed His Excellency General the Honourable Sir Peter Cosgrove AK MC (Retd) Governor-General of the Commonwealth of Australia and Her Excellency Lady Cosgrove for a very special Assembly on Monday. Greeted by their official hosts for the morning, Principal and Founder/CEO, Dr Lyn Bishop OAM and Chairman of...
Thu, April 4, 2019
COLLEGE HIGHLIGHTS , PERFORMANCE MUSIC , THE ARTS , AUSTRALIAN SCHOOL OF THE ARTS , STAFF

ASTA Director, Mr Darren Harvey featured in Redlands Coast Power 30 list: Most influential people in arts and entertainment

The following article was featured in the recently launched redlandscommunitynews.com.au on 15 February 2019. To read it in full click here Author: Paula Shearer   ... So as Quest Community News announces our arrival on the Redlands Coast, we think it’s a good opportunity to say thanks to some of the people who have...
Fri, February 15, 2019
ACADEMIC , COLLEGE HIGHLIGHTS , COMMUNITY , STAFF

Dr Lyn Bishop OAM featured in Redlands Coast's Power 30 List: Most influential people in education

The following article was featured in the recently launched redlandscommunitynews.com.au on 12 February 2019. To read it in full click hereAuthors: Andrea Macleod and Paula Shearer  REDLANDS Coast has been built through the tenacity and generosity of its most dedicated citizens. Some have played an integral role in business or development...
Tue, February 12, 2019
ACADEMIC , COLLEGE HIGHLIGHTS , COMMUNITY , STAFF

The Rewards of Teaching

As the commencement of the 2019 school year looms on the horizon, as educators we pause to reflect on how fortunate we are to be called to this profession.  Teaching is not a job; it is a vocation; a calling.  The beautiful thing about our profession is that daily we...
Wed, January 16, 2019
ACADEMIC , COLLEGE HIGHLIGHTS , COMMUNITY , JUNIOR COLLEGE , STAFF

Year 4 Students Pitch World-Changing Ideas

Sheldon College students speak up about the need for a more sustainable world in light of National Recycling Week (November 12th - November 16th). Sheldon College Directors gathered for a special sustainability pitch on Wednesday last week to follow on from National Recycling Week, where passionate Year 4 students presented...
Tue, November 20, 2018
COLLEGE HIGHLIGHTS , COMMUNITY , STAFF

Paper Cranes Unite College Community

Former Sheldon English teacher, Tara Johnston, has been fighting an aggressive form of breast cancer for the past 12 months. Over the past few weeks, and following a recent fundraiser, Sheldon College staff and students have united to fold 1000 paper cranes for Tara. Ms Johnston taught English, Literacy Support and TESOL to Sheldon students intermittently from 200...
Wed, November 7, 2018
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