6 Picture Books Featuring Disability

I’ve been watching the Paralympics recently and have thoroughly enjoyed it. The determination, persistence and resilience of the athletes constantly amazes me. And then there’s the post-event interviews! Yes, it’s …

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What is Dysgraphia?

Have you ever had a student who battled against the written word every time you asked them to put pen to paper? A student who just can’t come up with …

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Writers and Their Notebooks: meg McKinlay

Meg McKinlay is, admittedly, one of my favourite Australian children’s authors. She’s written numerous award-winning picture books, including Once Upon a Small Rhinoceros, Ten Tiny Things and The Penguins are …

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Interview with author Carole Wilkinson

I love getting the opportunity to speak with published authors about their writing processes. Every single insight they give us is a form of professional development that can build our …

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Interview with author Kaye Baillie

I was recently fortunate enough to interview Kaye Baillie, the author of one of the most heart-warming books ever, Boo Loves Books (where two of my loves- books and cute …

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