School readiness

Next date: Tuesday, 21 May 2024 | 07:00 PM to 08:30 PM

A young child in a school uniform is holding an adults hand and smiling up at them

Starting school is a significant milestone. Understanding what matters when it comes to school readiness means you are well prepared to support your child in this important transition to school.

This session will explore:
• Positive connections with school and homelife
• Developing self-confidence, independence and autonomy
• A lifelong curiosity for learning
• Promoting growth mindset

Session details

  • Date: Tuesday 21 May 2024
  • Time: 7pm to 8.30pm
  • Venue: Online

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About the presenter

Anthony Semann is one of the Directors and founders at Semann & Slattery.

For the past 20 years he has worked as a researcher, consultant and manager with a broad range of government, non-government and private organisations. His skills and expertise has seen him work with organisations across Australia and overseas including Columbia University (New York) as well as in France and New Zealand.

Anthony has an exceptional capacity to challenge organisations and people to reflect on how their approaches to communication, leadership, diversity, values, relationships and workplace culture affect their services, businesses and ultimately the community.

For more information

Please contact Whitehorse Council’s Parenting Resource Officer on 03 9262 6175 or email

This session is hosted by Whitehorse Council in partnership with Maroondah and Yarra Ranges Councils.


  • Tuesday, 21 May 2024 | 07:00 PM - 08:30 PM



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