Calling all budding young filmmakers (ages 12 -18). Ever dreamt of having your idea turned into a short film & screened Sydney Opera House? Now’s your chance. A panel of film industry judges will pick three winners to have their ideas turned into celluloid dreams. Enter today: [ Link ]
A new App which gives the user a solid appreciation of the many cultures and language groups that exist in Indigenous Australia. #SOHlearning

About - Welcome to Country
Sydney Dance Company and Co3 Contemporary Dance Company of WA presented contemporary dance performance Crazy Times at Sydney Opera House in March 2017. Here we take a look back at the atmospheric show.
See how pets can help children who struggle with anxiety. #SOHlearning

5-year-old with autism struggles with anxiety, until she befriends a therapy cat
Calling all little artists.

Enter our Horrible Harriet drawing competition to win a Eckersley's Art & Craft prize pack, tickets to Horrible Harriet on 12 April and a special backstage experience with illustrator/author Leigh Hobbs. Entry details here: [ Link ]

Come see the innovative retelling of classic Australian story Dot and the Kangaroo by Stalker Theatre Company at Sydney Opera House in April.

Creature: A retelling of Dot and the Kangaroo

Happy take a child to the theatre day! What show are you taking your kids too? #takeachildtothetheatre

2017 World Day Message | Assitej International
We're thrilled to announce the School of the Future conference with keynote speakers Kevin Brookhouser and Valerie Hannon. Some of the world's foremost thought leaders on innovation in education will present the latest thinking and inspiring ideas, in a practical forum of keynote addresses, masterclasses and project-based sessions.

Two day forum, 5-6 May. Program now online: [ Link ]...
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Schools of the Future - Teacher Professional Learning
Don't miss futuristic dance piece CRAZY TIMES tomorrow at 2.30pm and 6.30pm: [ Link ]

Photo credit: Aimee Ocampo

Crazy Times
The School of Life Australia hosts Emmanuel Jal as he tells the story of his incredible journey from child solider to peace activist. #SOHLearning

Emmanuel Jal On Empathy & Education - Special Events - Classroom
Want more poetry in your life? Not sure where to start? The New Yorker has a new poetry bot that will send you a poem a day for 92 days.

Introducing the New Yorker Poetry Bot
Kids Music Cafe 2017
Kids Music Café at Sydney Opera House on March 10, 2017 in Sydney, Australia

Photo credit-Anna Kucera
This week Sydney Dance Company and Co3 Contemporary Dance Company of WA debut a futuristic contemporary dance work, choreographed and created especially for kids and families. Two shows only, 18 March: [ Link ]

What's on at the Sydney Opera House
Leigh Hobbs, Children's Laureate, and author of Horrible Harriet visited a school in WA to encourage kids to make art for arts sake. Horrible Harriet is playing Sydney Opera House 8-23 April: [ Link ]

Hello Purnululu
Check out the 4th Episode of This Kid Life where our young thinkers talk about what music means to them: [ Link ]
Music time! Our fourth episode of This Kid Life looks at what music means to young people. We ask Sydney Children's Choir what it was like to perform on the Concert Hall stage and hear a new composition from a young piano player: [ Link ]
It can be difficult to talk about pain and grief at the best of times, but according to O, The Oprah Magazine it's one of the most important things you can teach kids. #SOHlearning

The Most Valuable Thing a Parent Can Do for Their Kids