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
Call to share tricks of the trade
Click here to read the report: HeraldSunSept2014
Benalla’s Uniting Church Evening Fellowship is a determined group of ladies with one main thing in common – generous natures. This vibrant group raises funds for charities and organisations both locally and internationally. They donate all profits from their efforts baking goods and catering for local funerals. They have already raised $3500 for HOL Benalla College.
HOL heads north of the Murray with Murray High School in Lavington the first NSW school to start Hands On Learning.
“A staggering 10,000 vulnerable teens are dropping out of Victorian high schools, training and apprenticeships every year, triggering fears of a generation lost in a world of unemployment.”
The Age, May 12, 2014