By thinking creatively, these schools are improving learning outcomes and preparing students for life beyond the classroom
Online PR News – 28-October-2021 – Sydney, New South Wales – Kew-based Genazzano FCJ College has been included in The Educator’s 5-Star Innovative Schools 2021 list, spotlighting the thirty-five most forward-thinking schools across the country.
“Australia’s schools are on an exciting journey of transformation. Whether they’re taking an imaginative approach to pandemic-enforced restrictions or continuing along a long-term path of change, The Educator’s 5-Star Innovative Schools prove that innovation isn’t solely about improving immediate academic outcomes,” says The Educator team. “It’s also aimed at equipping their students with the ability to thrive in the modern world; setting them on a path of lifelong learning; nurturing tomorrow’s leaders; and developing caring, responsible citizens with the critical thinking skills needed to solve real-world problems.”
“Entries were open to all schools in Australia that could demonstrate innovation and creativity that is driving the education industry forward. From teaching approaches to learning spaces and curriculum design, the Innovative Schools report showcases the institutions that are shaping the educational landscape of the future. The Educator’s seventh annual Innovative Schools list reveals these schools making the most profound and exciting impact in K-12 education.”
Genazzano FCJ College (Kew, Vic) is a Catholic all-girls’ school that offers a diverse, innovative education tailored to the needs and passions of its students and their generation. The College helps students design their futures through its four newly evolved Centres of Excellence: Global Enterprises, Innovation and Technology, Sports Development and Creative Industries.
Genazzano’s new programs embrace student voice and culture. These include its ‘Future Skills’ programs that enrich the capacity for adaptability, interaction, personal growth and tenacity; nextGEN, which targets practical learning through digital work-readiness; and ‘Studio Beyond’, which offers professional learning opportunities beyond the school curriculum. A microcredentials program also promotes and recognises students’ ever-evolving learning experiences.
Recipient of the TE 5-Star Innovative Schools award for the third year in a row, Genazzano continues to grow its passion and love of learning as it develops courses in professional sports coaching, introduction to medical engineering, and developing philanthropic initiatives.
To view the full report and to find out more about Genazzano FCJ College, click https://http://www.theeducatoronline.com/k12/best-in-education/5star-innovative-schools-2021/278847.
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