Educator Spotlight

We share real-life stories and insights from our community of educators.

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Classroom Heroes

Meet the Classroom Heroes of 2023

Congratulations to Classroom Heroes for 2023: Patrice Baird, Abby Davidson, and Rebecca Duggan.  Did you know that research shows that people who feel valued are

Classroom Heroes

Classroom Heroes Campaign

Our annual Classroom Heroes campaign is now open for submissions. Teachers should be celebrated for all they do, from the little moments in the classroom

Educator Spotlight

Tegan Clinch

Perth teacher and mental health advocate, Tegan Clinch, shares her inspiring story and tales from the classroom. “In the first year of teaching my Deputy

Educator Spotlight

Lilly Daly

Rural English teacher, Lilly Daly, shares insights from her time in the classroom. “My students have reminded me to appreciate the small things in life.

Educator Spotlight

Pollyanna Crawford

A PEEK INSIDE POLLYANNA CRAWFORD’S LIFE + CAREER IN EDUCATION. Inspiring + wise with experience, Polly humbly shares with us a peek into her life

Educator Spotlight

Beth Deacon

Prison Educator, Beth Deacon, shares her unique story and insights on her book and upcoming film, “7 Doors Out”. “Be brave enough to make a

Educator Spotlight

Peta Jeppesen

“Get support. This is not a sign of weakness, it is a sign of courage – looking after yourself is number one in the game

Educator Spotlight

Emily Dalglish

Teacher and leader in Learning Support, Emily Dalglish, shares her authentic stories from life in the classroom. “Be open to collaboration and don’t be afraid

Educator Spotlight

Catherine McAleer

Founder of Share, Teach and Reach Development Project, Catherine McAleer, shares her inspiring story as an educator and humanitarian. “You cannot fill from an empty

Educator Spotlight

Vaness Alexander

Classroom Hero, Vanessa Alexander, shares her experience in self-preservation as a teacher and principal. “I remember in my first term of teaching, in my first

Educator Spotlight

Tanya Williams

Tanya Williams, Advocate and Teacher, shares the inspiring details of her journey in the Education System. “So many children do not have someone to advocate

Educator Spotlight

Andrea Isles and Melinda Wheeler

Twins, Andrea Isles + Melinda Wheeler from Mackay, Queensland share with us what it really takes to be mothers + teachers working in regional +