Teacher Librarian in Melbourne, Australia
Teacher (VCE English Language, Personal Development) and Teacher Librarian.
Enthusiastic and innovative professional dedicated to teaching essential literacies, and providing learning enrichment in traditional and innovative spaces online.
Dedicated to human-centred pedagogy which inspires excellence through compassionate teaching, empowering students by enabling them to find their own voice in writing, and develop lifelong learning skills as self-directed learners alongside others.
Coordinator of student writing co-curricular group, developing and mentoring student leaders to lead by example and develop community. Ongoing achievements include student blog with international readership and published print magazine.
Curator of online resources to support and enrich teaching and learning across the curriculum.
Expert in social media in the educational context, running the school library Instagram account with a reach beyond the library, connecting to students, the school community, other school libraries and cultural institutions.
Experienced in delivering programs in critical, digital and media literacies through ongoing personal connection to experts in the field in the social media context.
Teacher of VCE English Language. Teacher of year 9 and 10 Personal Development at Melbourne High School, a lead school in the government's initiative: Resilience, Rights and Respectful Relationships.