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Jun, 2014

Students find their way to world peace!

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The World Peace Game™, a highly interactive, hands-on political simulation, has arrived in New Zealand, and the very first game has clearly shown how creative, collaborative and responsible young people can be when they are in an environment that encourages such skills. The game has been developed and refined over many years by John Hunter, an award-winning gifted teacher and educational consultant, and Journey to Brilliance founder Janet Nicol has been personally trained as a facilitator. She helped 25 students aged 11 to 13 grapple with complex philosophical issues, negotiating, collaborating and refining their communication skills […]

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May, 2014

Check out the new Seven Oaks campus

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A school layout like you’ve never seen before! The new campus at Halswell is designed to support and enhance delivery of the Brilliant Curriculum. The result of years of planning, it showcases cutting-edge environmental building principles applied in a flexible way that works for the students, whatever their learning style. The natural environment is paramount, with the buildings arranged to maximise space for plantings and outdoor exploration and learning areas. Watch this space for more details.

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