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STAFF PROFILE: MRS VANESSA NOONAN

Mrs Vanessa Noonan, Head of Digital Pedagogy and Innovation, discusses her inherent love for the digital space and how she came to end up overseeing the integration of technology into the curriculum for students in Preparatory to Year 12.

STAFF PROFILE: MR STEVEN MAXWELL

Talented Film, Media and TV teacher, Steven Maxwell, discusses how his love for media was sparked and what led him to become the wonderful teacher that he is today.

STAFF PROFILE: MR RUSSELL BAUER

The College’s Head of Memory and Cognition, Mr Russell Bauer, explores his journey at Sheldon College and how he came to be in the first school-appointed position of its kind in Australia.

STAFF PROFILE: MISS LAUREN COSSETTINI

College Drama Teacher, Miss Lauren Cossettini discusses what it means to teach and inspire in the same place that she went to school. 

STAFF PROFILE: MR BRENTON CAMPBELL

Head of Faculty - English and Languages, Mr Brenton Campbell, shares his love for learning and languages and opens up about why he has so willingly remained as an educator at Sheldon College for fifteen years.

STAFF PROFILE: MR ALASTAIR TOMKINS

Teacher Alastair Tomkins speaks about his intense passion for the Arts, and how he came to end up as the Performance Manager at Sheldon College over twelve years ago.

STAFF PROFILE: MR DAVID SAVAGE

Director of Projects, Facilities and Sheldon Academy of Sport, David Savage discusses the sense of pride he feels for his involvement in the growth and success of the College and its facilities, since commencing his journey with us in 2001.

STAFF PROFILE: MR CHRIS NIVEN

The College's Head of Faculty - Mathematics (Years 7-9), Mr Chris Niven, who was recently highlighted in the Educator Awards Hot List, opens up about being a Maths Teacher at Sheldon College.

STAFF PROFILE: MRS JESSICA ZIEBELL

Faculty of the Arts teacher and dance lover, Mrs Jessica Ziebell, chats about her 14 wonderful years as a staff member at Sheldon College. 

SHELDON COLLEGE TEACHER NEWS

SHELDON COLLEGE EDUCATORS COLLABORATE WITH MONASH UNIVERSITY TO INSPIRE EDUCATORS AROUND THE GLOBE
THURSDAY 01 APRIL, 2021
Throughout 2020, guided by Professor Marilyn Fleer from Monash University's Playlab, Mrs Kristy Edwards and Ms Tiana Gillman implemented the Conceptual PlayWorld pedagogy into the Daisy Allsort's room at Wonderland. The...
MOTHER’S NIGHT OUT, AN EVENING TO REMEMBER!
FRIDAY 26 MARCH, 2021
Last weekend saw the staging of our Annual Mother's Night Out. This calendar highlight is one of the numerous Sheldon College events held throughout the year which bring together our staff...
STUDENTS GIVE BACK TO THE COMMUNITY
TUESDAY 09 MARCH, 2021
For the fifth consecutive year, Sheldon College families participated in Australia’s largest Environmental Community event - Clean Up Australia Day. In excess of 60 students gathered...
DR LYN BISHOP OAM TO STEP DOWN AS PRINCIPAL IN 2021
MONDAY 08 MARCH, 2021
After more than 25 years of establishing, leading and developing one the region’s most respected and high-performing private schools, Dr Lyn Bishop OAM will step...
SHELDON COLLEGE TEACHER NOMINATED FOR A COMMUNITY SPIRIT AWARD
THURSDAY 10 DECEMBER, 2020
Congratulations to the Australian School of the Arts (ASTA) Performance Manager, Mr Alastair Tomkins for being nominated for a Brisbane ABC Radio Community Spirit Award...
A WONDERFUL WORLD TEACHERS WEEK
TUESDAY 10 NOVEMBER, 2020
Spanning from Monday 2 November to Friday 6 November, the College students, parents and staff celebrated World Teachers’ Week. This year’s theme for the staff...
CELEBRATING STAFF'S SERVICE TO THE COLLEGE
THURSDAY 05 NOVEMBER, 2020
Every year, during the Celebration of Excellence Ceremonies, all employees reaching a 5-year, 10-year, or 20-year milestone are invited onto the stage and are awarded...
SEVEN OUTSTANDING TEACHERS NOMINATED FOR AWARDS
WEDNESDAY 02 SEPTEMBER, 2020
Congratulations to seven of the College’s outstanding teachers for being nominated for a Teach X Award. Teach X Awards, formerly known as the Excellence in...
JESSICA'S BEST PRESENTED PLATE
WEDNESDAY 12 AUGUST, 2020
Congratulations to Sheldon College’s third year Apprentice Chef, Jessica Butcher, for winning Best Presented Plate in Queensland for her entry in the Nestle Golden Chef’s...