Apple Distinguished Educator, Apple Teacher, Apple Teacher (Swift Playgrounds), STEM X Academy Alumni
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, Design and Technologies Curriculum Learning Specialist, Digital Learning Coach, Mathematics Leader, Advanced Learners (Gifted Education) Leader.
Michelle has a strong interest and background in Art, Creative Technologies, Design Thinking, Digital Learning, Gifted Education, Mathematics and STEM. She has presented at state, national and international conferences on a number of topics, including differentiated curriculum, digital learning, peer coaching, integrating 1:1 mobile devices, and STEM in the early years classroom. Michelle has been on the state councils for MAV and ICTEV (now DLTV). Over the years, she has also worked closely with representatives from Apple, Cisco, DET, IBM and Microsoft on educational projects.