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My Life in Education

Tweet Last year I had to write a piece on my contribution to my school as an educator. I’ve always found first person too self-conscious so I wrote this instead… An Ongoing Commitment to Education MELPOMENE SELEMIDIS arrived in Australia … Continue reading

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What makes a teacher-What a teacher makes

Tweet The other day surrounded by colleagues and friends at our christmas┬áparty amid speeches, cheers, toasts and tears I had an epiphany! After 20 years of teaching at the same school, apart from a stint overseas, I realised I was … Continue reading

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Learning from “The Alchemist”by Paulo Coelho

Tweet LESSONS LEARNT from “THE ALCHEMIST” Part 1 Today we studied “The Alchemist” in the Year 11 ESL class and shared Morrocan Mint Tea, Chai Lattes, Almonds & Dates, in a haze of sandalwood incense and shaded by lush palm … Continue reading

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