Design & Technologies Learning Specialist, DET VIC
Michelle is a primary school teacher who has been teaching for over 20 years. She has taught in a range of schools, e.g. government, independent, disadvantaged; and has held a variety of positions, e.g. Learning and Teaching/eLearning Leading Teacher, Head of Creative Technologies, Digital Learning Coach, Mathematics Leader, Advanced Learners (Gifted Education) Leader.
Michelle has a strong interest and background in Art, Creative Technologies, Digital Learning, Gifted Education, Mathematics and STEAM. She has presented at state, national and international conferences on a range of topics, including differentiated curriculum, digital learning, peer coaching, integrating 1:1 mobile devices and STEAM in the early years classroom. She was on the MAV Council for three years, the ICTEV Council for two years, and has worked closely with representatives from Apple, Cisco, DET, IBM and Microsoft on educational projects in the past.