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Cyberbullying – be smart, safe and responsible

This month's focus topic on SchoolTV is all about cyberbullying. Click on the link to get  the latest information, strategies and resources to address the modern day realities of raising happy and safe young people...

What will improve a student’s memory?

How does the mind work—and especially how does it learn? Teachers’ instructional decisions are based on a mix of theories learned in teacher education, trial and error, craft knowledge, and gut instinct. Such gut...

HGC commemorates Remembrance Day

Sunday, 11 November 2018 marked the 100th anniversary of the Armistice which ended the First World War (1914–18). One hundred years ago, on 11 November 1918, the guns of the Western Front fell silent after...

What rules should you have around digital media

What rules should you have around digital devices? by Michael Grose Young people's digital technology needs to be managed and monitored by parents. That means we need to have some rules and guidelines in place....One thing...

Getting ready for camp – fostering indepencence

It has been a wonderful term at Hazel Glen College! Camp can be a stressful time for some students and parents. Here are some useful tips  by Melbourne Child Psychology & School Psychology Services, Port Melbourne to...

SchoolTV: Mindfulness

Over the last decade, mindfulness has been slowly rising in popularity with many individuals practising it on a regular basis. Evidence based research has found that there are many benefits to mindfulness which has...

Digital Safety Session – Learn how to remain safe online

The Internet offers an exciting world of experiences for children and the whole family. It can be entertaining, educational and rewarding—and provides countless opportunities to create, connect and communicate. However, just as in the...

How Parents Can GET INVOLVED at HGC!

BUILDING A STRONG HGC COMMUNITY THROUGH PARTNERSHIPS At Hazel Glen College we are committed to building a community culture that reflects and represents our diverse and broad community. The respectful partnerships between our staff, students,...
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Sleep is your superpower

Did you know sleep is your new superpower? This TED Talk gives a fascinating insight into the powerful impact of sleep on our physical and cognitive health and goes on to describes how we can...
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