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What is the Victorian Government Schools Agreement 2022?

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In 2022, the Victorian Government Schools Agreement (VGSA) emerged as a pivotal document shaping the educational landscape in Victoria, Australia. This agreement, negotiated between the government and stakeholders such as the ANMF (Vic Branch), Australian Education Union (AEU) and the Community and Public Sector Union (CPSU), brought forth key objectives that not only influence the functioning of schools in the...
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5 Reasons Bushcraft Activities Are Beneficial for Children

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Bushcraft for kids is becoming increasingly popular, providing an abundance of learning opportunities to interact and connect with nature, develop valuable life skills, and improve overall health. At PGL Adventure Camps, fun, exploration, and education are at the heart of what we do, with over 28 adventurous activities, including Bush Craft, for students to get involved with—all designed to motivate,...
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The Importance of Building Social Skills in Kids

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The importance of social skills development is one that can’t be overlooked. We all want our little ones to grow into well-rounded adults, and building social skills is one way to start helping them develop early. And we can assure you that our social skills activities for kids at PGL are super-exciting and so much fun! So much in fact...
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How to Develop Leadership Skills for Your Students

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School camps provide a unique and exciting opportunity for kids to make friends, connect with nature, and discover new hobbies or interests through a wide range of outdoor activities. However, did you know that they also help develop leadership skills? Let’s explore the various ways in which attending a school camp can contribute to the growth of a student’s leadership...
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How Our R.E.A.C.H. Framework Encompasses All Areas of Student Development

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Do you ever consider why school camps are important for students? Well, our R.E.A.C.H framework is designed to help students make brilliant breakthroughs in their learning and to deliver outcomes that will be important for them not just in school, but for life. Our R.E.A.C.H framework is structured around 5 key development areas for students. Within each of these areas,...
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How Adventure Camps Help Build Resilience in Kids

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Adventure camps can be one of the best places for building resilience in children. Through a range of independent experiences and exhilarating activities, adventure camps are not only extremely fun for kids, but they help them grow in character in so many ways. One of those ways is resilience, and it’s something that our R.E.A.C.H. Framework focuses on. So, let’s...
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Team Building Activities for Sports Teams

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If you’re looking to boost your team’s morale and encourage bond-building, then at PGL we have some fantastic sports team building activities that could help you see an improvement on game day! It’s also crucial to think about why team building is important in sports. What improvements can be seen? Well, we’ve got you covered!   Why is team building...
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A Guide to Choosing a School Camp

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So you’re thinking about booking a school camp? Well, you’re in the right place if you wish to find out more! Here’s your complete guide to school camps, and everything that you’re going to need to know to choose the perfect camp for your students.   The benefits of overnight school camps Overnight adventure camps provide students with a platform...
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Our Adventurous School Camp Activities

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Kids adore adventures! There are new things to explore, see, and do. As students progress through school, opening up opportunities for them to explore the world around them is super important, and it also allows them to have plenty of fun while doing it! At PGL we know a thing or two about adventures, having hosted adventure school camps at...
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