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TEACH Journal of Christian Education

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One Public School: Building Community At Breakfast, Wayne Miller, Wayne Krause Jul 2015

One Public School: Building Community At Breakfast, Wayne Miller, Wayne Krause

TEACH Journal of Christian Education

School-family and school-community partnerships have been shown to underpin school success. These relationships where parents and community organisations share responsibility for helping children succeed in school have been called ‘partnership schools’ and ‘complementary learning’. An example of a ‘partnership school’ was reported in a case study by Miller (2005; 2009) where support being provided by church-based community volunteers at Whitewood Public School1 on the Central Coast of New South Wales was cited. That study investigated the use of empowerment evaluation (Fetterman, 2001) with a national school breakfast program in Australia called the Good Start Breakfast Club. This paper reports from ...


Two Countries, One Mission: Students Partner With Ngo's On Projects, Lawson Hull Jan 2013

Two Countries, One Mission: Students Partner With Ngo's On Projects, Lawson Hull

TEACH Journal of Christian Education

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