Hands on Learning makes global top 100!

    It’s great to see Finland putting the education innovation spotlight on Australia.  Hands on Learning has made the 2017 Global list of inspiring education innovations by Finnish not-for-profit HundrED. Researchers investigated 1000 education innovations from around the world to identify 100 innovations from 41 different countries evaluated according to their innovativeness, impact and … Read More

HoLA has merged with Save the Children

      Hands on Learning Australia (HoLA) and Save the Children joined forces to make it possible for more young Australians to stay connected to school and improve their educational and life outcomes. HoLA and Save the Children share a bold vision – that all young people at risk of disengaging from school will have … Read More

Western Port SC HoL students win People’s Choice Sculpture Prize

WESTERN Port Secondary College students have been inspired and challenged by their ideas modelled on McClelland Sculpture Park and created their own on the school grounds. Hands On Learning students created ‘Ponder the Pelican’ to perch on top to greet visitors. Their sculpture has won the People’s Choice award. For more details click here.

HoL starts at Melton!

Melton Secondary College have started HoL.  The Melton and Moorobool Star Weekly’s Sumeyya Ilanbey visited the team and ran this story on the 2nd of August.


Rob, Dale and Seral and the HoL team at Brookside College in Caroline Springs have been working on a project to restore donated furniture for a local western suburbs charity that supports people in emergency situations like house fires, domestic violence and refugees. The local Brimbank Leader highlighted their work in last week’s newspaper which … Read More