International Women’s Day
is celebrated annually on 8 March all over the
The theme for International Women’s Day 2019 is
#BalanceforBetter, celebrating the role everyone can play in creating a more
gender-balanced and equal future.
This week Ms Kristy Meyers' Childcare classes had
the privilege of hearing from four guest speakers. Yesterday, Ms Erica
Meuller, Events Manager from the City of Perth discussed her studies and her
role as an Events Manager. Noongar Elder, Roma, also gave her words of wisdom and
encouragement to students.
Giovanna Fiume, La Salle College Principal spoke about her journey to becoming
a female principal and Ms Brooke Blurton, Social Worker and Aboriginal Liaison
Officer spoke about her life, the challenges she faced, and what inspired her
to become a social worker.
the conclusion of the sessions, the cutting of the International Women's Day
cake made by the Certificate III Hospitality students and decorated by the
College's female boarding students took place.
thank our guest speakers for their inspiring words and sharing their journey
Ms Kristy Meyers, Childcare Teacher.