Dead Calm: Honest Conversations About Death
The Fifth Estate
By Jon Tjhia·In Children’s books·Thursday, 19th February 2015
Yesterday, Julia Donaldson wrapped our GALAs 2015 series with a special interactive storytelling afternoon at Geelong West Town Hall. If you weren't there, here's what you missed.
This was the final event in our GALAs 2015 series, celebrating our fifth birthday.
We'll bring you video of Julia Donaldson in Melbourne soon; meanwhile, you can watch (and share) In Five. A Gala Debate on 2020 and On Five. A Gala Night of Storytelling.
Guest post by Mike Shuttleworth
By Alex Landragin
Illiteracy and poverty go hand in hand. There are almost 800 million adults and children alive today who can’t read, and most of them live in the developing world. Closer to home, only 15% of indigenous children at year 7 level in remote communities can read at an acceptable standard.
With Indigenous Literacy Day being yesterday, and today being International Literacy Day, we cast…
Guest post by Oslo Davis
Guest post by Nicki Greenberg
By Jo Case
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