ACADEMIC , EARLY LEARNING , STAFF

Sheldon College Educators collaborate with Monash University to inspire educators around the globe

Throughout 2020, guided by Professor Marilyn Fleer from Monash University's Playlab, Mrs Kristy Edwards and Ms Tiana Gillman implemented the Conceptual PlayWorld pedagogy into the Daisy Allsort's room at Wonderland. The  Conceptual PlayWorld  is an evidence-based model of intentional teaching that values children's play and stories in their learning of STEM concepts. A Conceptual Playworld takes place in an...
Thu, April 1, 2021
COLLEGE HIGHLIGHTS , COMMUNITY , STAFF

Mother’s Night Out, an evening to remember!

Last weekend saw the staging of our Annual Mother's Night Out. This calendar highlight is one of the numerous Sheldon College events held throughout the year which bring together our staff, parents and close community.   They say it takes a village to raise a child and there are few better ways to build our “Sheldon Village” than coming together to dance...
Fri, March 26, 2021
COLLEGE HIGHLIGHTS , COMMUNITY , STAFF

Students give back to the community

For the fifth consecutive year, Sheldon College families participated in Australia’s largest Environmental Community event - Clean Up Australia Day. In excess of 60 students gathered with staff, family and friends at G.J. Walter Park, Cleveland on Sunday, 7 March and donned their gloves to clean up this area of our...
Tue, March 9, 2021
ALUMNI , COLLEGE HIGHLIGHTS , COMMUNITY , STAFF

Dr Lyn Bishop OAM to step down as Principal in 2021

After more than 25 years of establishing, leading and developing one the region’s most respected and high-performing private schools, Dr Lyn Bishop OAM will step down from her role of Principal in 2021. Having successfully led the College through the challenges of COVID-19 in 2020, Dr Bishop believes the time...
Mon, March 8, 2021
COMMUNITY , STAFF

Sheldon College Teacher Nominated for a Community Spirit Award

Congratulations to the Australian School of the Arts (ASTA) Performance Manager, Mr Alastair Tomkins for being nominated for a Brisbane ABC Radio Community Spirit Award. A wide selection of individuals and organisations gathered at ABC Studios on Friday 13 November for the inaugural ABC Radio Community Spirit Awards evening, whereby...
Thu, December 10, 2020
STAFF

A Wonderful World Teachers Week

Spanning from Monday 2 November to Friday 6 November, the College students, parents and staff celebrated World Teachers’ Week. This year’s theme for the staff at Sheldon College was ‘You are key to my success’ a very meaningful phrase that most certainly rings true in a school setting. Every year...
Tue, November 10, 2020
STAFF

Celebrating Staff's Service to the College

Every year, during the Celebration of Excellence Ceremonies, all employees reaching a 5-year, 10-year, or 20-year milestone are invited onto the stage and are awarded with a special celebratory pin as a gift of thanks. This year, there were a number of staff members celebrating their extensive service to the...
Thu, November 5, 2020
COLLEGE HIGHLIGHTS , STAFF

Seven Outstanding Teachers Nominated for Awards

Congratulations to seven of the College’s outstanding teachers for being nominated for a Teach X Award. Teach X Awards, formerly known as the Excellence in Teaching Awards, recognise and celebrate the inspiring work of the teachers in the classroom, school leaders, Deputy Principals and Principals across Queensland. The Sheldon College...
Wed, September 2, 2020
Load more articles