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Commonwealth Bank Teaching Awards


Applications Open 7 February 2022

Schools Plus is seeking nominations and applications for the Commonwealth Bank Teaching Awards.

Each year, twelve outstanding teachers are chosen for a prestigious Teaching Fellowship valued at $45,000. This year’s Awards will also recognise up to 10 Early Career Teachers with an award valued at $10,000.

Nominate or apply by 18 March 2022.

Apps can track: privacy tips and checks for parents


The Australian Council on Children and the Media in partnership with the US-based AppCensus group has developed a unique new resource for parents. Apps can track: privacy tips and checks
Click here to find out more >>

ACCM, in partnership with Macquarie University, has also developed privacy tips for parents which include short videos like this one and a range of other resources.

Parentline - Cyberbullying support


Parentline is a free virtual (WebChat, phone or email) counselling service for parents and carers offering support from 8am to 10 pm every day. To find out more, please visit: or phone 1300 30 1300 or check out Parentline on FACEBOOK and INSTAGRAM today!

Cyberbullying Support

Parentline also offers free cyberbullying training for parents, teachers and professionals. Click here for more information

Non State Schools Transport Assistance -Applications Closing


Applications for the Non State Schools Transport Assistance Scheme will close on 31 October. To apply visit

Nominations open for the myQCE Student Reference Group


The Queensland Curriculum and Assessment Authority (QCAA) is recruiting
new members for the myQCE Student Reference Group in 2022.

The group gives students in Years 10, 11 and 12 the chance to have their say about the QCE system processes and senior schooling.

Read more here >>

Non State Schools Transport Assistance Scheme (NSSTAS)

Applications are now open for Semester 2, 2021


The Non State Schools Transport Assistance Scheme provides financial assistance for families transporting students to non-state schools in Queensland.

Applications are now open for parents who require travel assistance for Semester 2 2021.

To find out more about eligibility requirements visit:

An online Masterclass about raising girls of all ages

An online Masterclass about helping girls to be strong, open-hearted and self-valuing. Join live on Thursday 7th October at 8pm (AEST) but you'll have lifetime access to the replay if you can't join live.

Register by clicking the link here >

Youth Mental Health Forum for Parents & Carers


Read more and register today for this important event

No Scaredy Cats Parent webinar

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NO SCAREDY CATS™ - A Parent-led program to help parents & carers of 2-12 year olds, minimise anxious behaviours and support their children to become resilient little humans.

Click on this link to download the flyer

More details on the Parent Shop website