Primary Training Morning - Feb 2019

SRE training for our volunteers occurs twice a year. As a retired deputy principal and education consultant, our SRE trainer teaches multiple combined scripture classes each week. Anonymous real-life illustrations enlivened lectures on Teaching in Government Schools, Classroom Management and our Duty of Care.  How to teach today’s children sensitively, respectfully and age-appropriately was emphasised with down-to-earth teaching tips.  Sixty-four teachers, new and experienced, from Corindi...

Training morning - July 2018

Lynda Mulder
Lynda Mulder

Fifty-eight scripture teachers from approximately 30 primary schools, from Nambucca Valley to Corindi, enjoyed the morning of 25th July updating their training on Department of Education requirements, classroom management and communicating with children. Lynda Mulder, an experienced scripture teacher, retired deputy principal, and university tutor in primary education, is now deputy chair of Christian SRE (New South Wales). As always her presentation was uplifting and inspiring....

Training morning - Jan 2018

31st January was an interesting and different training morning for 70 volunteer scripture teachers and trainees, 19 visitors from as far south as Macksville and 51 locals. Attendees ranged from young university or TAFE students, to part-time employees and active senior retirees.

Teaching methods devised for use alongside GodSpace lessons were described and demonstrated by four experienced CCSM teachers. Elgar Starkis makes PowerPoints of great artworks depicting Bible stories and uses drama...

Annual General Meeting 2014

On Tuesday the 18th of March, 2014 an Annual General Meeting (AGM) was held for CCSM. The meeting was used to reflect over the last 12 months and to elect officers for the next 12 months. Attached is a copy of the secretary's annual report for 2013 as presented and approved at the meeting.