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Work together: Learn together!

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Dr Isobel Hubbard Australia’s NSW government’s Education website list six characteristics that define effective professional development (PD): relevant, collaborative, practice based, future-focussed, challenging and sustained. As its for teachers, efficacy […]

Dr Isobel Hubbard Australia’s NSW government’s Education website list six characteristics that define effective professional development (PD): relevant, collaborative, practice…

It’s Not Easy Growing Old

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Dr Isobel Hubbard Just this week, I attended the community forum in Newcastle, for Australia’s Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety. I was close to tears as I […]

Dr Isobel Hubbard Just this week, I attended the community forum in Newcastle, for Australia’s Royal Commission into Aged Care…

Life-long learners for life!

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Dr Isobel Hubbard The New South Wales (NSW) Government’s Education Standards Authority describes professional development (PD) as inclusive of “processes, activities and experiences that provide opportunities for teachers to extend […]

Dr Isobel Hubbard The New South Wales (NSW) Government’s Education Standards Authority describes professional development (PD) as inclusive of “processes,…

Medical Cannabis

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Dr Isobel Hubbard Health dilemmas! There are so many – situations where competing demands give rise to ethical considerations that are difficult to navigate. In a story titled: Driving under […]

Dr Isobel Hubbard Health dilemmas! There are so many – situations where competing demands give rise to ethical considerations that…

Healthy Ageing

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Dr Isobel Hubbard As our populations age, there is more and more talk about “healthy ageing”. The World Health Organisation argues that “every person in every country should have the […]

Dr Isobel Hubbard As our populations age, there is more and more talk about “healthy ageing”. The World Health Organisation…

Health

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Dr Isobel Hubbard What is health? The World Health Organization (WHO) defines it as a “state of complete physical, mental and social well-being and not merely an absence of disease […]

Dr Isobel Hubbard What is health? The World Health Organization (WHO) defines it as a “state of complete physical, mental…