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Katherine Finlayson

Teacher Spotlight: Katharine Finlayson

Executive Teacher, Professional Practice, Music and the Arts

I am a primary music specialist teacher based at the ACT Instrumental Music Program. I work in four public schools each week, teaching music lessons in partnership with classroom teachers in each school.

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Teacher Spotlight: Royce Vagg

Teacher, Kingsford Smith School

For language teacher Royce Vagg, the best part of teaching is having the opportunity and privilege of working with some of the brightest young minds in Canberra. We ask him about his career, his inspiration and his advice for starting teachers.

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Teacher Spotlight: Mary Hutchinson

Principal, Lyons Early Childhood School

After 10 years at the helm of Lyons Early Childhood School – and 40 years in the profession - Mary is moving into retirement. We ask her about her career, her experiences and what the future holds.

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Teacher Spotlight: Kate Woods

Principal, Margaret Hendry Primary School

Kate is busily preparing for the new school to open its doors in 2019. It’s an exciting time for the whole community, especially the children getting ready to start in February.

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