THE ORDINARY WORLD Ella Hooper Roger Bannister Jesse Martin Mother Teresa Nelson Mandela Billy Elliott Dead Poets Society THE CALL TO ADVENTURE Bryce Courtnay Danni di Torro Shelley Taylor Smith Martin Luther King Cathy Freeman Muhammad Ali the Dalai Lama Russell Crowe Braveheart Dangerous Minds THE SPECIAL WORLD Louise Sauvage Ian Thorpe Lady Diana Spencer Titanic Good Will Hunting ALLIES AND ENEMIES Anita Roddick Kieren Perkins Helen Keller Steve Moneghetti The Power of One The Shawshank Redemption TESTS AND CHALLENGES Brigitte Muir Hurricane Erin Brockovich SLAYING THE DRAGON Cathy Freeman Phil Jackson Shine THE REWARD Pat Rafter Robin Davidson Forrest Gump When We Were Kings
JIM STYNES began his career as a Gaelic footballer. He moved to Melbourne in 1984 to play Aussie Rules for Melbourne, winning the 1991 Brownlow Medal. In 1994 with Paul Currie he co-founded Reach Youth which has become one of the most influential educational institutions in the country. PAUL CURRIE is currently directing feature films in Melbourne. He began his career teaching actors and directing theatre, founding the Elliott Currie Drama Studio in 1993 where he produced many shows and trained some of Australia's most successful performers. He is actively involved in Reach Youth as a creative director. JON CARNEGIE runs highly successful self-development workshops in schools. In 2001 he received an award for his outstanding contribution to education in Australia. He trained and worked as a teacher in Melbourne before heading overseas for several years to pursue a career as a writer.