Graduates spread their wings

This is a transcript of one of the graduation speeches delivered by a NSW Aspiration Initiative student who has participated in the academic and cultural enrichment

Graduates spread their wings2019-10-21T16:36:17+10:00

Strong culture, happy kids

In the September school holidays Teya, her husband Dan and their children Elijah, Eden and Misha visited the Kabulwarnamyo community in Arnhem Land

Strong culture, happy kids2019-11-26T16:22:27+10:00

Xixi and Makiah’s mural

This term Xixi and Makiah got to unleash their imaginations in a series of colourful creative writing workshops run by the Sydney Story Factory.

Xixi and Makiah’s mural2019-10-21T16:36:47+10:00

The Bermuda Triangle by Holly

I woke very early that morning and slipped on my jeggings, top, and fluffy warm jumper. I went over to my bag and dropped in the old compass my grandmother

The Bermuda Triangle by Holly2019-10-21T16:37:15+10:00

A parent’s perspective

This extract is from the parent of a student participating in Aurora’s Aspiration Initiative. It gives unique insight into the true value of this incredible program and the impact.

A parent’s perspective2019-11-25T21:01:04+10:00

Facing a Fear by Franco

It was another average day for Wilfried Timmons. He was working at Footlocker helping another customer find some shoes that suited her.

Facing a Fear by Franco2019-10-21T16:37:29+10:00

Arts Program Sparks Innovation Learning

The spaces of the Perth Institute of Contemporary Art (PICA) are being transformed by school students of Western Australia. When a cohort from Mount Lawley

Arts Program Sparks Innovation Learning2019-10-22T14:57:50+10:00

Creative Learning – a necessity not an option

In January 2015, Dr Julie Robson and Teya Dusseldorp authored a paper that explores exactly what creative learning is, why it is so powerful and how it brings significant and impactful change to education.

Creative Learning – a necessity not an option2019-10-21T16:40:11+10:00

Dusseldorp Forum acknowledges the First Peoples of Australia and the Traditional Custodians of the Country on which we work and live.
We pay our respect to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures, and to Elders past, present and future.