For Teachers

Why Join AAS?

AAS ticks all the boxes for teachers wishing to expand their students experiences beyond the classroom. It is a vehicle for students to increase their Asian Literacy which is a focus of both the national Australian Curriculum and the Melbourne Declaration on Educational Goals for Young Australians.

Commitment on joining AAS

How This Works

Members make contact with students and teachers in Bali and WA, forging friendships through emails, membership to AdoptASchool Wikispace, school visits, educator and student exchanges and sharing classwork.


Sri Connolly PS class 2









Lionel Cranenburgh, a member of Rolleystone Community Board and former head of English at Lesmurdie College has been a long time supporter and member of Adopt A School. He has just won an award for Positive Teacher of the Year 2015 from the Positive Schools organisation. Lionel says “I owe a lot to Adopt A School who has always been helpful and enabled me to work for schools overseas, I strongly recommend schools and teachers joining AAS and supporting their good work in their schools.”


To read more about the Positive teacher of the Year click here