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I live in Shepparton Victoria. Father of 4 boys.
2001 Greater Shepparton Citizen of the Year award
Committed Christian. Primary school teacher for 13 years.
Originator and manager of SPC Ardmona KidsTown Adventure Playground for 8 years.
Passionate teacher using the Big Picture learning approach.
2008-2010 Working with disengaged youth at GOTAFE in Shepparton. Introduced the Big Picture model and in 2010 had my own class (Big Picture pilot) of students using this approach.
2011: Employed by Edspace in Benalla to continue the Big Picture program with youth in Shepparton who have disengaged from mainstream schooling.
2011: Employed by UnitingCare Cutting Edge and developed a program for disengaged and disadvantaged youth called Big Picture: UnReal! Learning
2013: Launching my own learning centre/program called iLearn – in the REAL world. An enterprising/entrepreneurial program for young people 15-18 years.
A cartoon drawing by one of my grown up Year 1 students. I asked him to depict each of my family with our area of interest/passion.