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Articles for September, 2012

When values change, the value changes

Thursday, September 20th, 2012

When values change, the value changes

Mr Trent Driver, Dean of Academic Development

I am putting the finishing touches to this piece of writing on Tuesday 18 September, knowing that in several days’ time on Friday 21 September 2012 things, for a great many people, will never be the same again.  Ever
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Big girls in the leadership play

Thursday, September 13th, 2012

Mrs Lyn Chakravorty, Head of Beanland House and Year 11 Co-ordinator


For our Year 11 students, the protective layer of the seniors is slowly disappearing and they will soon be the ‘big girls in the leadership play’ for 2013. What factors contribute to leadership success and how are our students preparing
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‘A future more discerning’: A tale of two systems

Thursday, September 6th, 2012

‘A future more discerning’: A tale of two systems

Mr Stephen Woods, Director of English

I really like our school song, for two reasons. The first of these is its inherent quirkiness; it’s a jaunty and original tune, not your run-of-the-mill rewording of a familiar anthem.  It starts with gusto, proceeds stridently,
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Dr Amanda Bell talks all things Education on 612 ABC

Wednesday, September 5th, 2012

612 ABC receives an insight into education

Recent news that Principal Dr Amanda Bell will be leaving Brisbane Girls Grammar at the end of 2012 has generated much media interest.  After almost 11 years at the School and significant national involvement in education, 612 ABC was eager to hear Dr Bell’s
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