Steven Schnieder, our School Support Manager for Central Victorian schools explains how HoL gives young people the the skills to re-engage with school and their communities and build self-esteem.
The HoL team at Somerville Secondary College have built beautiful table 2400mm long x 1010mm wide using donated reclaimed furniture grade messmate timber.
This handcrafted table is a solid testament to what a bunch of talented teenagers can achieve working together.
The team is now selling their prized work on ebay so they can purchase a priority list of specialist tools.
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The Hands On Learning team at Rosebud Secondary College unveiled a memorial garden and sculpture they installed this week. The Mornington Peninsula News reported on the impressive result of their efforts.
Program a big help in student retention
Global interest in HOL
Call to share tricks of the trade
How this student proved a teacher wrong
Click here to view Tony Wright’s article in The Age SMH 8 Sept 2012
Click here to read the report: HeraldSunSept2014
HOL heads north of the Murray with Murray High School in Lavington the first NSW school to start Hands On Learning.