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Australian Science Teacher of the Year


Mitchie Year 6 teacher Danielle Spencer has been awarded BHP Billiton Science and Engineering Australian teacher of the year 2016, in recognition of the incredible success she has had nurturing a love of science amongst in our  students. We are immensely proud of important work she does promoting science both with our students through science clubs, including SC@M- Science Club @ Mitchie, Robotics and astronomy and also within her role as a science coach working to assist teachers in the teaching of enquiry based science.

The awards recognize outstanding contributions made by classroom teachers to science education.

Danielle, pictured above Danielle (centre) is pictured with Anne Disney, ASTA President (left) and Vic Dobos, ASTA CEO (right).with ASTA president Anne Disney and Vic Dobbs ASTA CEO, will be assisting in chaperoning the student winners of the BHP Billiton Science and Engineering Awards to Intel ISEF in Phoenix, Arizona, USA in May.