8 March 2019
7:00PM - 10:30PM
Seeking renewal through conversation
7.00pm for 7.30pm
MARK SCOTT AO
will speak on
“Education for a Changing World”
Mark Scott AO is Secretary of the NSW Department of Education which is the largest education system in Australia operating 2,200 public schools for almost 800,000 students. Mark’s career began as a teacher in Sydney.
Mark held a number of senior editorial roles at Fairfax, including Education Editor of The Sydney Morning Herald and Editor-in-
Chief of metropolitan, regional and community newspapers.
From 2006 to 2016, Mark was Managing Director of the ABC and led the organisation’s transformation to be a public broadcaster in the digital era.
Mark holds a Bachelor of Arts, a Diploma of Education and a Master of Arts from the University of Sydney and a Master of Public Adminis-
tration from Harvard University. Mark was named an Officer of the Order of Australia in 2011.
Come join us in stimulating and animated discussion over a
DELICIOUS TWO COURSE MEAL
$60 PER PERSON BYO DRINKS
Please advise any special dietary requirements.
If you would like to come and cannot afford the cost please call and agree a donation.
RESERVATIONS ESSENTIAL – RSVP Thursday 28th February
3 Mary St Hunters Hill NSW
The is a parking lot in front of the hall and more parking on the street.
Come and enjoy some reflection, silence and solitude in the beautiful Marist grounds. Holy Name of Mary Church is usually open.
Typically, our reflection mornings follow this format: we begin with an input from our speaker, followed by a period of personal reflection. You might take some morning tea at this time if you wish. There follows another period of input. The there is another period of reflection. You may stay in the hall, wander in the grounds or find a spot to sit in the sum. We try to maintain the silence. Finally, we gather for conversation with our presenter and each other.
Please put some time aside for yourself and join us for this beautiful experience.