Julie Boyd Education

Julie Boyd is highly experienced across a range of fields. An educator who has taught preschool to University Masters Degree levels. Corporate experience to CEO and Managing Director levels. An adviser, advocate and activist for progressive women's and environmental issues, and a strong believer in the need for shift in whole systems.

Leadership: A Collection of Book Overviews

Building Community in Schoo Change Forces Creating Learning Communiti Engaging Children’s Minds If it ain’t broke Improving Schools from With Maverick Motivating Schools Schools for the 21st Centur The Exhaused School The Fifth Discipline What’s Worth Fighting for

Ecology and Ecoliteracy: A Collection of Book Overviews

Awakening Earth Counting on a Small Planet Earth in the Balance Earthchild Global Mind Change Global Teacher Global Learn Guide to Ecoliteracy Integrating Env Ed Journey to the Heart of Nat Keepers of the Earth Animal Playing For Keeps Teaching Kids to Love the E

Indigenous Wisdom: A Collection of Book Overviews

Look to the Mountain 1 Look to the Mountain 2 Navajo & Tibetan Ancient Futures Pachamama’s Children Pachamama’s Children Navajo & Tibetan The Four Fold Way Voices Of the First Day Urban Shaman Millenium The Medicine Way Wisdom of the elders Murawina Women of the Native Struggl

Creating Resilient Educators

Creating Resilient Educators FINAL V1 Nov

Wise Words Leadership

Wise Words leadership

Touching The Moon

Where were you when Armstrong and Aldrin walked on the moon? It’s July 21st, the 50th anniversary of a momentous event in human history. One that, for four days, for an hour, for a moment, brought humankind together.   I was in my last year at boarding school. Clustered around a small black and white […]

Older Women and Homelessness

PUBLISHED ARTICLES: Parity Vol25-01 (April)  READ Pages 22- 24 OLDER, WISER AND FLAT BROKE By Julie Boyd March 13, 2012 Published by The Hoopla http://thehoopla.com.au/older-wiser-flat-broke/ The return of Bob Carr to the political sphere has been much heralded, as he will reportedly bring ‘wisdom’ and ‘gravitas’ due to his age and experience. Despite our woman Prime Minister […]

Jack and the Mini

https://web.archive.org/web/20190601092146/https://open.abc.net.au/explore/58196 https://web.archive.org/web/20190601070513/https:/open.abc.net.au/people/11049 Jack and the Mini By Julie Boyd ·  2 min read · From 500 Words: The Kindness of Strangers ‘Bugger. What do we do now?’ It was my third year at University and I finally had my license. The local policeman had seen me driving for years. Country kids needed to know the rudiments of how to fix an […]

There’s a Starman, waiting in the sky: Inspired By the Moon Landing, Astronauts and a Teacher

https://web.archive.org/web/20190601070513/https:/open.abc.net.au/people/11049 https://web.archive.org/web/20190602105044/https://open.abc.net.au/explore/62113 NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center   There’s a Starman, waiting in the sky By Julie Boyd ·  3 min read · From 500 Words: One Moment, This Year It was a moment in 2013 when a single sentence changed my day…and made both scientific and technological history. Chris Hadfield is on Twitter @Cmdr_Hadfield was enough for me to time travel […]

Oh Brother, Crispin: How A Teacher Changed My Life

https://web.archive.org/web/20190601070513/https:/open.abc.net.au/people/11049 https://web.archive.org/web/20190602105044/https://open.abc.net.au/explore/60191 Oh Brother, Crispin By Julie Boyd ·  3 min read · From 500 Words: How We Met “Mother Gerardine went to God this morning. There’s no-one else who can take you for maths and science classes any more. You’ll have to go back to doing the same as the other girls in Year 11. Go and have your breakfast […]