confidence at school

How do I help my child manage their expectations? Handling disappointment and celebrating small successes

The middle of the year is often a time where people evaluate how they have progressed towards their goals so

GATE selection

What level does my Year 6 child need to be at? Life after GATE & getting ready for high school

At My Academy the start of the year is historically the busiest time for us, with hundreds of students completing


Dealing with toxic classmates

The negative effects of toxicity among peers, in the classroom, on the playground and online, are now well-documented and illustrated

learning process

The power of ‘yet’

In her praised TED Talk, Carol Dweck talks about introducing the idea of ‘yet’ into the vocabulary of teaching and

exam study tips

Train like an athlete!

Many of us have been eagerly following our Australian athletes in Rio at the recent Olympic Games, celebrating some outstanding

Why bright kids need support every week

Students who are struggling can certainly benefit from time spent one-to-one with a tutor each week… but what about kids

Perth’s Young Creative Writer of the Year 2013 is announced!

The winner of this exclusive creative writing competition, organised by My Academy….. is Gianna Lawrence, a Year 4 student from

Perth’s Young Creative Writer of the Year Award News

Special judges announced  My Academy is delighted to announce that Deborah Burrows and UWA Creative Writing department will be the