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STRONGER SMARTER INSTITUTE APPOINTS NEW CEO

by on Aug, Tue, 2019 in Indigenous Education News, News, Stronger Smarter News | 0 comments

After an extensive recruitment process, Australia’s largest Indigenous Education initiative, the Stronger Smarter Institute is pleased to announce the appointment of a Dr John Davis as Chief Executive Officer. Chairman of the board, Dr Chris Sarra was happy to announce Dr Davis as the incumbent...

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Impact with Indigenous Education

by on Aug, Wed, 2019 in Indigenous Education News, News, Resources, Stronger Smarter News | 0 comments

HISTORIC PARTNERSHIP AGREEMENT SUPPORTS EDUCATION TO ENSURE BETTER FUTURES FOR THE TARIBELANG BUNDA COMMUNITY It is with great pleasure that today we announce the launch of Impact with Indigenous Education, a unique partnership program between the Taribelang Aboriginal Corporation, Gladstone Ports...

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Reading Review: Indigenous STEM Education Project – First Evaluation Report

by on Jul, Tue, 2019 in Indigenous Education News, News, Reading Reviews, Stronger Smarter News | 0 comments

Reading Review:  Indigenous STEM Education Project – First Evaluation Report

  This Reading Review is based on a national evaluation report of the targeted Indigenous STEM approach taken by CSIRO as part of their successful procurement of a $28 million grant from BHP Billiton Foundation. The Indigenous STEM Education Project report by Tynan and Noon (2017) expands...

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Max Lenoy yarns about Digital Technologies and Indigenous Knowledges

by on May, Thu, 2019 in News, Stronger Smarter News, Stronger Smarter Stories | 0 comments

Max Lenoy is Kuku Yalanji on his Dad’s side from Mossman and the Gulf area. Through his Mother, he connects to Hughenden and the Djirrbal and Warungum mobs. Max is leading our SSiSTEMIK Masterclass in Digital Technologies at the Australian Catholic University at their Banyo, Brisbane campus. ...

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97% of SSI graduates use the language of Strong and Smart to promote high expectations and belief in students

by on May, Wed, 2019 in Stronger Smarter News | 0 comments

Every two years the Institute runs a comprehensive survey of alumni from our Stronger Smarter Leadership Program known as the Stronger Smarter Census.  It gives us insights into the implementation of the Stronger Smarter Approach for individuals, schools and organisations. Data from our 2018...

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Meet Damian Bisogni: our new Facilitator

by on Jan, Tue, 2019 in Stronger Smarter News | 0 comments

Damian Bisogni is a family man, a Dad with 3 boys aged 12, 16 and 20.  Born in Melbourne, he’s been living on the NSW north coast for 20 years.  As a teacher, for the last 15 years he was based at Ballina High School (now Ballina Coast HS), he developed his interest in Indigenous issues...

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