Communications Skills Teacher
What is your role at Curtin College?
I am part of the academic team and unit coordinator for Academic Research and Writing, a core Stage 1 Diploma unit.
What do you like most about your role?
I love meeting students at the start of their academic journey and having the opportunity to watch them grow and develop their confidence and writing skills within my unit.
How would you describe your teaching style?
Group discussion and collaborative learning experiences are centre stage in my classroom, but students are also challenged to work independently and develop self-regulated learning skills.
Where else have you worked?
Alongside my teaching role, I have worked with the School of Education at Curtin as a Research Assistant on a variety of projects investigating online learning technologies and English as a second language learners.
What is your academic background?
Bachelor of Arts (English & Linguistics); Graduate Diploma in Secondary Education (English & ESL); Master of Education