The Best of Friends® welcomes Toongabbie Christian College


Zoe Barnes

The Best of Friends® welcomes Toongabbie Christian College
The Best of Friends

We are excited to welcome Toongabbie Christian College in Toongabbie, NSW to our Best of Friends® program.

The Best of Friends® is an evidence-based and multi-award-winning social and emotional learning program (SEL) developed by Quirky Kid that is now used by dozens of schools and clinics around the world.

About Toongabbie Christian College

Established in 1981, Toongabbie Christian College's is an Independent Christian school with over 1000 students, where students are given opportunities to grow in their understanding with committed Christian teaching staff who provide a quality education guided by a pedagogy that meets the academic, spiritual, physical, social and emotional needs of each student.

Toongabbie Christian College's wellbeing approach involves applying their College values of Faith, Honour, Excellence, Creativity and Service to ensure students are provided with the skills required to flourish within society through dynamic and exciting learning environments that focus on the social and emotional wellbeing of their students.

By adopting The Best of Friends® program, Toongabbie Christian College is committing to enhance each individual students social and emotional wellbeing through understanding and developing each students needs. We are amazed by the College's passion and commitment to the development of each student and cannot wait to work with their team to deliver our program.

How The Best of Friends® program will be implemented at Toongabbie Christian College

The Best of Friends® program will launch at Toongabbie Christian College in 2022 and be closely supported by our team of facilitators. Each participant will receive a copy of the exclusive workbook developed by Quirky Kid. To offer students the necessary support, facilitators and parents will have access to an extensive range of information, manuals and regular supervision as required.

To ensure appropriate evaluation, each child and group will complete psychometric testing of their social and emotional skills before and after The Best of Friends® program to measure the outcome of the intervention. Evaluation and monitoring is an important component of the program.

We look forward to working closely with Toongabbie Christian College in enhancing their students wellbeing!

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Interested in offering The Best of Friends® program at your school?

Our social and emotional learning (SEL) program is a cost-effective and evidence-based intervention that improves children’s social and emotional wellbeing. The Best of Friends® has a comprehensive implementation, evaluation and monitoring plan, and we are excited to identify partners who are equally committed to social and emotional learning.

The Best of Friends® is an evidence-based SEL program verified by the Australian Government Be You Directory.

We continue to work hard to produce innovative programs and resources that are tried, tested and loved in classrooms, clinics and lounge rooms around the globe.

Contact us or visit the program page to find out more about The Best of Friends® program and how it can help you meet the needs of your students or clients.

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Our programs includes an interactive workbooks and concise set of engaging award-winning materials to facilitate social and emotional learning (SEL).

The Best of Friends® welcomes Toongabbie Christian College
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