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Year 9 students from Catholic secondary schools across Western Sydney have met virtually to discuss what more they can do individually, and in their school communities, families and friendship groups to take action for environmental sustainability and care for the disadvantaged in Australia. Read more...
ABC News Sydney filed this special report for R U OK? Day where they talked to Caroline Chisholm College captain Ammaleah and CEDP Director Wellbeing Dr Greg Elliott about how students are staying connected and looking out for each other's wellbeing during the extended lockdown. Read more...
In this edition of our new video series 'In The Principal's Office', Catholic Education Diocese of Parramatta Executive Director Greg Whitby interviews Cheryl Merryweather, Principal at Gilroy Catholic College Castle Hill. Read more...
In this edition of our new video series 'In The Principal's Office', Catholic Education Diocese of Parramatta Executive Director Greg Whitby interviews Olimpia Pirovic, Principal at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Wentworthville. Read more..
With no end in sight to Sydney’s lockdown, the head of Sydney Catholic Schools for Sydney and Parramatta wants authorities to scrap formal HSC exams and base results on other data. Read more...
In this edition of our new video series 'In The Principal's Office', Catholic Education Diocese of Parramatta Executive Director Greg Whitby interviews Tony Hughes, Principal at Christ the King Primary North Rocks. Read more...
Our Catholic community has been working together to update the way we share our faith with children and young people through a draft new curriculum for Religious Education, Living Life to the Full. Read more...
In this edition of our new video series 'In The Principal's Office', Catholic Education Diocese of Parramatta Executive Director Greg Whitby interviews Frances Garzaniti, Principal at Holy Spirit Primary St Clair. Read more...
Greg Whitby interviewed on Evenings with Sarah Macdonald discussing remote learning and the COVID crisis. Read more...
With remote learning returning for Sydney schools for the first week of Term 3 due to COVID-19, a Catholic Education Diocese of Parramatta school leader has shared his reflections on how the changes to learning during last year’s extended lockdown will serve us well this time around. Read more...

 

Media enquiries

Stuart Matters
Media and Communications Officer
0407 609 419
smatters@parra.catholic.edu.au


Spokesperson/s

Greg Whitby
Executive Director

School principals and office staff as appropriate.


Available to comment on

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  • Contemporary learning and teaching
  • De-privatising teacher practice
  • Personalising learning for each student
  • Educational leadership
  • Making schooling relevant in the 21st century
  • Transforming the industrial schooling model
  • Flexible learning spaces
  • Integration of technology into learning