SLAV (School Librarians Association of Victoria) have asked us to write a news article for their newsletter as we are one of very few schools with a street library in Victoria if not Australia.
Unique to Glen Park
With Autumn almost over and winter right round the corner we are lucky at Glen park to have a beautiful, tranquil rural landscape to enjoy while only being a short distance out of busy Brown Hill. The best of both worlds.
Glen Park Primary is always an innovator; personalised learning, Blooms taxonomy planning, integrated curriculum, portfolios, one to one iPad usage and now a street library. Street libraries are becoming very popular especially in the US and New Zealand. They are starting to become popular in Australia with over 600 officially registered. Glen Park is the […]
Its not unusual for Santa to visit the kids and hand out presents to them but I think unusual for the Principal to cook a turkey Christmas lunch for his students on the last day at school. We had a visit from Santa who delivered a gift from the school (a book- summer reading?) and […]