A collection of short videos that unpack KidsMatter Primary in schools with a high number of Aboriginal student enrolments. Listen and watch principals, teachers, parents, and students share their journey and experience of what works for them.

Then use the ‘debrief sheets’ to unpack and reflect on the learning and application in your context. These resources are well suited to supplement facilitation, and whole school training.

Component 1

Component 1 - Debrief Sheet

Video 1: Aboriginal perspectives on wellbeing

 

Video 2: A strength based whole school approach to well being

 

Video 3: Recognising and valuing culture in your school

 

Component 2

Component 2 - Debrief Sheet

Video 1: Students perspectives on wellbeing and strength

 

Video 2: Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander perspectives on wellbeing

 

Video 3: Schools as a protective factor for students

 

Video 4: Risk factors for Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander

 

Video 5: Culture as a protective factor for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students

 

Video 6: Language as a protective factor for Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander students

 

Video 7: A whole school approach to wellbeing

 

Video 8: Explicitly teaching social and emotional learning skills

 

Video 9: Leading change whole school approach to wellbeing

 

Component 3

Component 3 - Debrief Sheet

Video 1: How to engage with parents and carers

 

Video 2: Schools families and carers working together

 

Video 3: Potential barriers to parent, carer and community engagement

 

Video 4: Strategies for engaging with parents, carers and community with Aboriginal Education Workforce

 

Video 5: Communicating with your community through the Aboriginal Education Workforce

 

Video 6: Recognising and valuing culture in your school processes

 

Video 7: A whole school approach to parent, carer and community engagement

 

Video 8: Empowering parents and carers through engagement

 

Component 4

Component 4 - Debrief Sheet

Video 1: How to engage and build a relationship with parent

 

Video 2: Support student’s mental health needs

 

Video 3: Address risk factors

 

Video 4: Address parent and carer expectations

 

Video 5: Identify individual needs

 

Dawul Remote Community School

Dawul Remote Community School - Debrief Sheet

Video 1: Identify community strengths

 

Video 2: Identify community challenges

 

Video 3: Effective use of Aboriginal Education Workforce

 

Video 4: Identify wellbeing challenges

 

Video 5: Explicitly teaching wellbeing

 

Video 6: Engaging parents and carers to identify community aspirations

 

Video 7: Effective use of Aboriginal Education Workforce for community liaisons

 

Video 8: Practical example of school as a community hub

 

Video 9: Improved student wellbeing outcomes through improved parent, carer and community engagement

 

Video 10: Building strong relationships as a strategy to improve wellbeing outcomes

 

Weir State School Story

Weir State School - Debrief Sheet

Video 1: Recognise diversity in your school

 

Video 2: Identifying challenges

 

Video 3: Strategies for change

 

Video 4: Explicitly teaching wellbeing and the empowerment of students

 

Video 5: Creating a sense of identity and belonging

 

Video 6: Big breakfast

 

Video 7: Student perspectives