The members of the Tasmanian KidsMatter Primary team are:
Adele has over 20 years of experience working for the community and education sectors in Tasmania. She has lead mental health and wellbeing programs for families and community members and holds strong expertise in promoting early intervention and prevention initiatives in schools. Adele also comes with years of service coordination and program management experience. She has built strong networks within various youth communities and is passionate about empowering young people.
Adele looks forward to supporting schools in embedding KidsMatter Primary within their whole communities.
Alice is passionate about social and emotional learning in schools, and wholeheartedly believes that a positive school environment is vital for students' successful academic learning.
With nearly 5 years of experience working with the KidsMatter Primary and MindMatters initiatives, Alice has seen many Tasmanian schools commence, and work their way through the KidsMatter Primary journey, with many wonderful results. She is also excited about the recent re-development of the MindMatters resources, and is delighted to see so many teachers and other school staff working through the modules.
Alice has a background in Sociology and Political Science and holds a Graduate Diploma in Public Policy from the University of Tasmania.